Col de Cenise from Le Petit Bornand les Glières

Elevation profile Col de Cenise from Le Petit Bornand les Glières
Elevation profile Col de Cenise from Le Petit Bornand les Glières
Elevation profile Col de Cenise from Le Petit Bornand les Glières
1139
difficulty points
10.6%
avg. gradient
22%
steepest 100 meter
7.9km
length
860m
total ascent

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Col de Cenise from Le Petit Bornand les Glières is a climb in the region Annecy. It is 7.9km long and bridges 860 vertical meters with an average gradient of 10.6%, resulting in a difficulty score of 1139. The top of the ascent is located at 1569 meters above sea level. Climbfinder users shared 1 review/story of this climb and uploaded 5 photos.

Road names: Route de la Puze & Voie Communale du Chef-Lieu à Nargein

This is an automatic translation, the original language is: Dutch.
The Cenise is a bit in the shade of Plateau de Glieres, which is close by, but I prefer this one to the Glieres. Quieter, more height meters and just as steep. Disadvantage is that you can't ride your road bike all the way to the top. The beginning is fairly constant, around 10 percent, but it ... read more
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Col de Cenise from Le Petit Bornand les Glières
Col de Cenise from Le Petit Bornand les Glières
Col de Cenise from Le Petit Bornand les Glières
Col de Cenise from Le Petit Bornand les Glières
Col de Cenise from Le Petit Bornand les Glières

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Col de Cenise from Le Petit Bornand les Glières
This climb
Annecy
64 climbs
Haute Savoie
114 climbs
French Alps
1052 climbs
Alps
2708 climbs
France
4577 climbs
Europe
17191 climbs
Difficulty points
1139
HC
rank
3
rank
1
rank
29
29% easier than
Col du Galibier
rank
218
rank
37
29% easier than
Col du Galibier
rank
294
Average gradient
10.6%
rank
3
37% less steep than
Chemin des Riffroids
rank
5
37% less steep than
Chemin des Riffroids
rank
20
37% less steep than
Chemin des Riffroids
rank
218
60% less steep than
Muro di Cassone
rank
69
37% less steep than
Chemin des Riffroids
rank
610
61% less steep than
Calçada das Carquejeiras
Length
7.9km
rank
40
rank
54
rank
494
83% shorter than
Col de l'Iseran
rank
1419
rank
1364
83% shorter than
Col de l'Iseran
rank
3757
Total ascent
860m
rank
14
rank
12
37% less ascent than
Flaine / Col de la Pierre Carrée
rank
184
58% less ascent than
Col du Galibier
rank
721
60% less ascent than
Colle del Nivolet
rank
322
58% less ascent than
Col du Galibier
rank
1230
69% less ascent than
Pico Veleta

Classification

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Beautiful scenery
Hidden gem
27 hairpin turns

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Climbing times

7 km/h 01:07:53
11 km/h 00:43:11
15 km/h 00:31:40
19 km/h 00:25:00

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Niels1987
6 Mo 00:54:51 (8.7km/h)
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The Cenise is a bit in the shade of Plateau de Glieres, which is close by, but I prefer this one to the Glieres. Quieter, more height meters and just as steep. Disadvantage is that you can't ride your road bike all the way to the top. The beginning is fairly constant, around 10 percent, but it is easy to find a pace. But the heaviness is in the tail at the Cenise. At the junction with the road to Paradis, there is a nice stretch with lots of hairpins, which takes your mind off it for a while. But more often, it's around 13 %. At 1460-1470 meters, the first part is unpaved. Don't stop here, but ride on for a bit, because it will be asphalt again! The climax is here, there is another part asphalted until a parking place at 1560 meters, and this part goes up to 19%! I was almost at a standstill, but with the parking lot in sight, I just managed to get the right amount of energy out of it to cycle all the way up to there.

De Cenise staat wat in de schaduw van Plateau de Glieres, die er vlakbij ligt, maar ik verkoos deze toch boven de Glieres. Rustiger, meer hoogtemeters en net zo steil. Nadeel is dat je met de racefiets niet helemaal tot de top kan rijden. Het begin is redelijk constant, wel rond de 10 procent, maar een tempo is hier goed te vinden. Maar de zwaarte zit hem in de staart bij de Cenise. Bij de splitsing met de weg naar Paradis zit een aardig stuk met veel haarspeldbochten, wat je gedachten even afleid. Maar steeds vaker zit het toch rond de 13 %. Op 1460-1470 meter hoogte zit een eerste stuk onverhard. Stop hier niet, maar rijd een stuk door, want het word weer geasfalteerd! De climax zit hier namelijk, er is nog een stuk geasfalteerd tot een parkeerplaats op 1560m hoogte, en dit stuk loopt op tot 19%! Ik stond bijna stil, maar met de parkeerplaats in zicht kon ik er nog net dat beetje energie uit halen om het tot daar fietsend te volbrengen.

Col de Cenise from Le Petit Bornand les Glières
Col de Cenise from Le Petit Bornand les Glières
Col de Cenise from Le Petit Bornand les Glières
Col de Cenise from Le Petit Bornand les Glières
Col de Cenise from Le Petit Bornand les Glières

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