Col de la Couillole from Saint-Sauveur-sur-Tinée

Elevation profile Col de la Couillole from Saint-Sauveur-sur-Tinée
Elevation profile Col de la Couillole from Saint-Sauveur-sur-Tinée
Elevation profile Col de la Couillole from Saint-Sauveur-sur-Tinée
907
difficulty points
7.3%
avg. gradient
13.1%
steepest 100 meters
16km
length
1165m
total ascent

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Col de la Couillole from Saint-Sauveur-sur-Tinée is a climb in the region Alpes-Maritimes. It is 16km long and bridges 1165 vertical meters with an average gradient of 7.3%, resulting in a difficulty score of 907. The top of the ascent is located at 1676 meters above sea level. Climbfinder users shared 1 review/story of this climb and uploaded 8 photos.

Road names: M30 & D30

This is an automatic translation, the original language is: Dutch.
What a fantastic green gorge you buffalo up through. From a landscape point of view, it is one of the highlights of the south of France. Fortunately, nowhere steeper than 8% so you can look around and enjoy, but it is long. And continuous! The condition of the road surface is very good in parts, b... read more
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Col de la Couillole from Saint-Sauveur-sur-Tinée
Col de la Couillole from Saint-Sauveur-sur-Tinée
Col de la Couillole from Saint-Sauveur-sur-Tinée
Col de la Couillole from Saint-Sauveur-sur-Tinée
Col de la Couillole from Saint-Sauveur-sur-Tinée

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Col de la Couillole from Saint-Sauveur-sur-Tinée
This climb
Alpes-Maritimes
150 climbs
Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
646 climbs
French Alps
1237 climbs
Alps
3643 climbs
France
6171 climbs
Europe
26229 climbs
Difficulty points
907
HC
rank
12
rank
20
rank
96
44% easier than
Col du Galibier
rank
597
rank
146
44% easier than
Col du Galibier
rank
862
Average gradient
7.3%
rank
21
43% less steep than
Le Caire from Tourettes-sur-Loup
rank
109
44% less steep than
Mur de Monieux from Monieux
rank
315
57% less steep than
Chemin des Riffroids
rank
1524
72% less steep than
Muro di Cassone
rank
988
rank
4869
75% less steep than
Calçada do Rêgo Lameiro
Length
16km
rank
31
rank
56
rank
143
66% shorter than
Col de l'Iseran
rank
512
rank
349
66% shorter than
Col de l'Iseran
rank
1377
Total ascent
1165m
rank
13
rank
24
rank
88
44% less ascent than
Col du Galibier
rank
367
45% less ascent than
Colle del Nivolet
rank
133
44% less ascent than
Col du Galibier
rank
616

Classification

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Beautiful scenery
Hidden gem
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Climbing times

7 km/h 02:17:01
11 km/h 01:27:12
15 km/h 01:03:56
19 km/h 00:50:29

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Martino
6 Mo
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What a fantastic green gorge you buffalo up through. From a landscape point of view, it is one of the highlights of the south of France. Fortunately, nowhere steeper than 8% so you can look around and enjoy, but it is long. And continuous! The condition of the road surface is very good in parts, but sometimes less so. Be careful during thunderstorms with hard rain. Then you have a lot of gravel! On the col you have a water pump with ice cold water. In my opinion, worth a big diversions.

Wat een fantastische groene kloof waar je door omhoog buffelt. Landschappelijk gezien een van de hoogtepunten van Zuid Frankrijk. Gelukkig nergens steiler dan 8% zodat je goed om je heen kunt kijken en kunt genieten, maar hij is wel lang. En continue! Staat van het wegdek is op delen heel goed, maar soms ook iets minder. Pas op tijdens onweer met harde regen. Dan heb je hier veel steenslag! Op de col heb je een waterpomp met ijskoud water. Wat mij betreft een dikke omweg waard.

Col de la Couillole from Saint-Sauveur-sur-Tinée
Col de la Couillole from Saint-Sauveur-sur-Tinée
Col de la Couillole from Saint-Sauveur-sur-Tinée

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