Gorges de la Nesque from Monieux

Elevation profile Gorges de la Nesque from Monieux
Elevation profile Gorges de la Nesque from Monieux
Elevation profile Gorges de la Nesque from Monieux
31
difficulty points
2.4%
avg. gradient
5.3%
steepest 100 meter
3.8km
length
95m
total ascent

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Gorges de la Nesque from Monieux is a climb in the region Provence & Riviera. It is 3.8km long and bridges 95 vertical meters with an average gradient of 2.4%, resulting in a difficulty score of 31. The top of the ascent is located at 735 meters above sea level. Climbfinder users shared 4 reviews/stories of this climb and uploaded 18 photos.

Road name: D942

by Renep
This is an automatic translation, the original language is: Dutch.
What a beautiful route, including the continuation to Villes sur Auzon. Magnificent views over the Gorge de la Nesque. Nowhere steep. The whole route is newly paved. Beautiful road surface.... read more
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Gorges de la Nesque from Monieux
Gorges de la Nesque from Monieux
Gorges de la Nesque from Monieux
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Statistics

Gorges de la Nesque from Monieux
This climb
Provence & Riviera
411 climbs
French Alps
1052 climbs
Alps
2708 climbs
France
4577 climbs
Europe
17191 climbs
Difficulty points
31
rank
405
98% easier than
Mont Ventoux
rank
1044
98% easier than
Col du Galibier
rank
2682
rank
4163
98% easier than
Col du Galibier
rank
12722
Average gradient
2.4%
rank
399
82% less steep than
Mur de Monieux from Monieux
rank
1034
86% less steep than
Chemin des Riffroids
rank
2665
91% less steep than
Muro di Cassone
rank
4366
86% less steep than
Chemin des Riffroids
rank
15921
91% less steep than
Calçada das Carquejeiras
Length
3.8km
rank
309
rank
861
92% shorter than
Col de l'Iseran
rank
2253
rank
2667
92% shorter than
Col de l'Iseran
rank
7024
Total ascent
95m
rank
384
rank
1008
95% less ascent than
Col du Galibier
rank
2620
96% less ascent than
Colle del Nivolet
rank
3518
95% less ascent than
Col du Galibier
rank
10003
97% less ascent than
Pico Veleta

Classification

Famous climb
Beautiful scenery
Hidden gem
0 hairpin turns

Road surface condition

67% 33% 0%
Based on 3 votes
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Traffic

50% 50% 0%
Based on 2 votes
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Climbing times

7 km/h 00:32:11
11 km/h 00:20:28
15 km/h 00:15:01
19 km/h 00:11:51

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Reviews/stories (4)

Renep
3 Mo
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What a beautiful route, including the continuation to Villes sur Auzon. Magnificent views over the Gorge de la Nesque. Nowhere steep.
The whole route is newly paved. Beautiful road surface.

Wat een prachtige route, inclusief het vervolg naar Villes sur Auzon. Schitterende uitzichten over de Gorge de la Nesque. Nergens stijl.
De hele route is nieuw geasfalteerd. Prachtig wegdek.

MarcelLeNoble
4 Mo
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Not because of the percentages, it is nowhere steep, but just for the natural beauty you should ride Gorges de la Nesque. You come for the Mont Ventoux and this you take as a gift. What a landscape!

Niet vanwege de percentages, het is immers nergens steil te noemen, maar alleen al om de natuurschoon moet je Gorges de la Nesque rijden. Je komt voor de Mont Ventoux en deze neem je er als kadootje bij. Wat een landschap!

Gorges de la Nesque from Monieux
Gorges de la Nesque from Monieux
Gorges de la Nesque from Monieux
Gorges de la Nesque from Monieux
Gorges de la Nesque from Monieux
StijnL
9 Mo
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This climb is done for the viewpoint at the top (overview over the Gorges) and for the long descent towards Villes-sur-Auzon with many beautiful views. The climb itself is not much compared to the surroundings, but is therefore doable for non-trained cyclists. The road on the other side of the summit is better than here, but still acceptable.

Deze klim doe je voor het uitzichtspunt op de top (overzicht over de Gorges) en voor de lange bijtrapafdaling richting Villes-sur-Auzon met veel mooie uitzichten. De klim op zich stelt vergeleken met de omgeving weinig voor, maar is dus wel goed te doen voor niet-getrainde fietsers. De weg ligt er aan de andere kant van de top beter bij dan hier, maar blijft zeker acceptabel.

Conrad
1 y
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From Sault there are several ways towards Bedoin as another starting point for climbing the Ventoux.
Do you want relaxed ride choose the route through the Nesque. The percentages say it all, a nice climb with beautiful views and nowhere steep. The road surface is not smooth in some places but what do you want in France. Remember that on busy routes, the asphalt gets more attention. advantage for cyclists is therefore little traffic.
The descent to Villes sur Auzon is deliciously long and you arrive this way well warmed up in Bedoin.

Vanuit Sault kun je op verschillende manieren richting Bedoin als andere startplaats voor het beklimmen van de Ventoux.
Wil je relaxed rijden kies dan de route via de la Nesque. De percentages zeggen genoeg, een lekkere klim met mooie uitzichten en nergens steil. Het wegdek is op een aantal plaatsen niet strak maar wat wil je in Frankrijk. Vergeet niet dat op drukke routes het asfalt meer aandacht krijgt. voordeel voor fietsers is dus weinig verkeer.
De afdaling naar Villes sur Auzon is heerlijk lang en je komt op die manier goed opgewarmd aan in Bedoin.

Gorges de la Nesque from Monieux
Gorges de la Nesque from Monieux

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