French Alps: 320 climbs

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In the region French Alps cyclists can find 320 interesting climbs between 7 and 2802 meters above sea level. Col du Galibier is the toughest ascent with difficulty score of 1612. Climbs have an average length of 12.2km and 723 meters total ascent. climbfinder users shared 0 reviews/stories of this climb and uploaded 0 photos.

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Ranking list French Alps

Name Length Gradient Difficulty points
Col du Galibier
Col du Galibier
famous beautiful
34.8km
5.5%
5.5% 1612
Col de la Loze from Brides les Bains
Col de la Loze from Brides les Bains
famous beautiful
21.4km
7.7%
7.7% 1471
Mont Ventoux
Mont Ventoux
famous beautiful
20.8km
7.7%
7.7% 1352
Signal de Bisanne from Ugine / L'Arcy
4
Signal de Bisanne from Ugine / L'Arcy
beautiful hidden
20.2km
7.4%
7.4% 1347
Col de la Madeleine
5
Col de la Madeleine
famous beautiful
19.6km
7.7%
7.7% 1305
Signal de Bisanne from Queige
6
Signal de Bisanne from Queige
beautiful hidden
16.6km
8.1%
8.1% 1294
Col de l'Iseran
7
Col de l'Iseran
famous beautiful
47.4km
4.1%
4.1% 1289
Mont Ventoux from Malaucène
8
Mont Ventoux from Malaucène
famous beautiful
21km
7.5%
7.5% 1288
Col de la Bonette
9
Col de la Bonette
famous beautiful
23.3km
6.8%
6.8% 1270
Val Thorens from Moutiers
10
Val Thorens from Moutiers
36.3km
4.9%
4.9% 1269
Col de la Bonette from Saint-Étienne-de-Tinée
11
Col de la Bonette from Saint-Étienne-de-Tinée
famous beautiful
25.4km
6.5%
6.5% 1260
Col de la Madeleine from Feissons-sur-Isère
12
Col de la Madeleine from Feissons-sur-Isère
famous beautiful
25.9km
6.1%
6.1% 1215
Col de la Croix-de-Fer
13
Col de la Croix-de-Fer
famous beautiful
28.1km
5.1%
5.1% 1209
Col du Glandon
14
Col du Glandon
famous beautiful
20.9km
7%
7% 1199
Col du Sabot
15
Col du Sabot
beautiful hidden
14.4km
8.9%
8.9% 1191
Col de la Madeleine from La Chambre
16
Col de la Madeleine from La Chambre
famous beautiful
17.8km
8%
8% 1179
Col de la Lombarde
17
Col de la Lombarde
famous beautiful
20.6km
7.2%
7.2% 1173
Col de la Loze via Courchevel
18
Col de la Loze via Courchevel
beautiful
20.4km
7.1%
7.1% 1163
Signal de Bisanne
19
Signal de Bisanne
beautiful hidden
14.3km
8.6%
8.6% 1145
Col de l'Iseran from Lanslebourg
20
Col de l'Iseran from Lanslebourg
famous beautiful
32.2km
4.2%
4.2% 1139
Mont Colombis from La Plaine
21
Mont Colombis from La Plaine
11.5km
9.5%
9.5% 1105
Col de la Croix-de-Fer from Barrage du Verney / Allemont
22
Col de la Croix-de-Fer from Barrage du Verney / Allemont
famous beautiful
29.1km
4.6%
4.6% 1102
La Plagne Aime 2000 from Aime
23
La Plagne Aime 2000 from Aime
21.1km
6.7%
6.7% 1097
Chamrousse
24
Chamrousse
beautiful hidden
19km
7.3%
7.3% 1082
Pipay from Tencin
25
Pipay from Tencin
18.9km
7%
7% 1043
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Cycling routes

Name Distance Total ascent Climbs
7 Majeurs
7 Majeurs
362.6km 10673m 7
La Marmotte
La Marmotte
175km 5170m 3
Granfondo Serre Chevalier
Granfondo Serre Chevalier
146.2km 3567m 3
La Risoul Queyras
La Risoul Queyras
140.3km 3745m 5
Cinglé du Mont Ventoux
Cinglé du Mont Ventoux
135.5km 4420m 3
Beaufortain Extreme
Beaufortain Extreme
125.5km 3843m 2
Les 3 Cols
Les 3 Cols
119.2km 3268m 3
Tour of Izoard
Tour of Izoard
96.9km 2147m 3
Tour of Lake Serre-Ponçon
Tour of Lake Serre-Ponçon
85.3km 2072m 4
Tour the Mont Ours
Tour the Mont Ours
76.5km 2121m 3
The best of the Balcons de la Durance
The best of the Balcons de la Durance
67km 1273m 3
The 3 cols of Beaufortain
The 3 cols of Beaufortain
52.6km 1670m 3
Route des Puys
Route des Puys
44km 958m 2

Regions nearby

Italian Alps 5-2757m 3081
Swiss Alps 212-2482m 1637
Provence & Riviera 4-2802m 1352
Jura Mountains 207-1616m 1245
Massif Central 195-1589m 1034

Average climb

Difficulty points
563
Gradient
6%
Length
12.2km
Total ascent
723m

Road surface condition

67% 28% 5%
Based on 362 votes
These are average ratings of all reviews about the state of the road surface of the climbs in this region.

Traffic

63% 24% 13%
Based on 353 votes
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Popular

Mont Ventoux

Mont Ventoux

famous beautiful
Alpe d'Huez

Alpe d'Huez

famous beautiful
Col du Galibier

Col du Galibier

famous beautiful
Col de la Madeleine

Col de la Madeleine

famous beautiful
 

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