Cols

the most beautiful cycling tours in the French Alps

Lonely planets favorites represented in the Alps Experience

The most beautiful cycling tours in the Alps October last Lonely planet published an article about some of the most beautiful and must have done cycling tours in the French Alps. And what do you know? Almost all are in the Alps Experience! The article starts off with the Annecy region, mentioning “the true allure of the ‘Venice of the Alps’: the diamond-cut lake and crown of snow-sieved alpine peaks” and then describes a nice tour up to Semnoz. Sounds…

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Cormet de Roselend

Cormet de Roselend via Col du Pré, a nice option for the Alps Experience

The new video of the Col Collective made me aware there’s a little gem hidden right outside Baufort which takes you up Col du Pré before getting back on the main road going to Cormet de Roselend which is a climb in the Alps Experience. Instead of riding in the forest until you arrive at the lake this climb is out in the open and gives you a hell of a view on Lake Roselend as it climbs a bit…

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