Provence: 725 climbs

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In the region Provence cyclists can find 725 interesting climbs between 3 and 2802 meters above sea level. Col du Parpaillon from La Condamine-Châtelard is the toughest ascent with a difficulty score of 1499. Climbs have an average length of 6.1km and 317 meters of total ascent.

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Ranking Provence

Name Length Gradient Difficulty points
Col du Parpaillon from La Condamine-Châtelard
Col du Parpaillon from La Condamine-Châtelard
5.0 16 famous gravel
17.5km
7.8%
7.8% 1499
Mont Ventoux
Mont Ventoux
4.9 181 famous beautiful
20.8km
7.7%
7.7% 1352
Mont Ventoux from Malaucène
Mont Ventoux from Malaucène
4.8 98 famous beautiful
21km
7.5%
7.5% 1288
Col de la Bonette
4
Col de la Bonette
5.0 57 famous beautiful
23.3km
6.8%
6.8% 1281
Mont Ventoux from Les Vendrans
5
Mont Ventoux from Les Vendrans
3.0 1
19.3km
7.7%
7.7% 1280
Col de la Bonette from Saint-Étienne-de-Tinée
6
Col de la Bonette from Saint-Étienne-de-Tinée
5.0 22 famous beautiful
25.4km
6.5%
6.5% 1260
Col de la Lombarde from Isola via Isola 2000
7
Col de la Lombarde from Isola via Isola 2000
3.5 2 famous beautiful
20.6km
7.2%
7.2% 1173
Col d'Andrion from Pont de la Lune
8
Col d'Andrion from Pont de la Lune
3.0 beautiful hidden gem
24.2km
6%
6% 1155
Col de la Moutière from Saint-Etienne-de-Tinée
9
Col de la Moutière from Saint-Etienne-de-Tinée
beautiful hidden gem
18.4km
7.1%
7.1% 1144
Mont Vial from Vescous
10
Mont Vial from Vescous
beautiful hidden gem
17.6km
6.9%
6.9% 1029
Name Length Gradient Difficulty points
Chemin de Saint-Jean from Bar sur Loup
Chemin de Saint-Jean from Bar sur Loup
hidden gem
0.9km
15.8%
15.8% 239
Côte des Cordies
Côte des Cordies
hidden gem
0.3km
15.6%
15.6% 83
Chemin de l'Oratoire
Chemin de l'Oratoire
0.5km
15.1%
15.1% 121
Chemin des Immouladous
4
Chemin des Immouladous
hidden gem
0.5km
14.1%
14.1% 102
Chemin du Village from Le Tignet
5
Chemin du Village from Le Tignet
hidden gem
1km
13.9%
13.9% 203
Mur de Monieux from Monieux
6
Mur de Monieux from Monieux
4.4 3
1.4km
13.1%
13.1% 265
Le Caire from Tourettes-sur-Loup
7
Le Caire from Tourettes-sur-Loup
beautiful
3.1km
12.9%
12.9% 574
Chemin du Clos d'Embertrand
8
Chemin du Clos d'Embertrand
hidden gem
0.8km
12.4%
12.4% 137
Mur de Courmettes from Le Prieuré
9
Mur de Courmettes from Le Prieuré
5.0 beautiful
4.4km
11.9%
11.9% 678
Montée de l'Oratoire
10
Montée de l'Oratoire
0.8km
11.7%
11.7% 103
Name Length Gradient Difficulty points
Col de la Cornille from Fayence
Col de la Cornille from Fayence
4.0
34.5km
3.6%
3.6% 715
Col de la Pigière from Sisteron
Col de la Pigière from Sisteron
beautiful
33.5km
1.6%
1.6% 145
Col de Bleine from Roquesteron - La Roque en Provence via Aiglun
Col de Bleine from Roquesteron - La Roque en Provence via Aiglun
32.9km
4.2%
4.2% 798
Col de la Sine from Peymeinade
4
Col de la Sine from Peymeinade
hidden gem
31.6km
3.2%
3.2% 537
Col de la Sine from Pont du Loup
5
Col de la Sine from Pont du Loup
1 beautiful
31.2km
3.1%
3.1% 492
Col de l’Êcre from Villeneuve-Loubet
6
Col de l’Êcre from Villeneuve-Loubet
1
29.7km
3.8%
3.8% 589
Valberg / Col de Sainte Anne from Pont de Cians via Les Gorges du Cians
7
Valberg / Col de Sainte Anne from Pont de Cians via Les Gorges du Cians
4.5 5 beautiful
28km
4.8%
4.8% 852
Col de la Cayolle from Barcelonnette
8
Col de la Cayolle from Barcelonnette
5.0 27 beautiful hidden gem
27km
4.4%
4.4% 634
Col de Turini from l'Escarène
9
Col de Turini from l'Escarène
2
26.8km
4.8%
4.8% 849
Mont Vial from Pont Charles-Albert via Bonson
10
Mont Vial from Pont Charles-Albert via Bonson
3.5 beautiful hidden gem
26.5km
5.4%
5.4% 994
Name Length Gradient Difficulty points
Col de la Bonette from Saint-Étienne-de-Tinée
Col de la Bonette from Saint-Étienne-de-Tinée
5.0 22 famous beautiful
25.4km
6.5%
6.5% 1260
Mont Ventoux
Mont Ventoux
4.9 181 famous beautiful
20.8km
7.7%
7.7% 1352
Col de la Bonette
Col de la Bonette
5.0 57 famous beautiful
23.3km
6.8%
6.8% 1281
Mont Ventoux from Malaucène
4
Mont Ventoux from Malaucène
4.8 98 famous beautiful
21km
7.5%
7.5% 1288
Mont Ventoux from Les Vendrans
5
Mont Ventoux from Les Vendrans
3.0 1
19.3km
7.7%
7.7% 1280
Col de la Lombarde from Isola via Isola 2000
6
Col de la Lombarde from Isola via Isola 2000
3.5 2 famous beautiful
20.6km
7.2%
7.2% 1173
Col d'Andrion from Pont de la Lune
7
Col d'Andrion from Pont de la Lune
3.0 beautiful hidden gem
24.2km
6%
6% 1155
Mont Vial from Pont Charles-Albert via Bonson
8
Mont Vial from Pont Charles-Albert via Bonson
3.5 beautiful hidden gem
26.5km
5.4%
5.4% 994
Mont Vial from Pont Charles-Albert via Gilette
9
Mont Vial from Pont Charles-Albert via Gilette
beautiful hidden gem
24.6km
5.7%
5.7% 1007
Col de Bleine from Roquesteron - La Roque en Provence via Aiglun
10
Col de Bleine from Roquesteron - La Roque en Provence via Aiglun
32.9km
4.2%
4.2% 798

Wall of Fame

Provence

Mont Ventoux
Mont Ventoux from Malaucène
Mont Ventoux from Sault
Col de la Bonette
Col de la Cayolle from Barcelonnette
Gorges de la Nesque from Villes-sur-Auzon
Best Steepest Highest Most elevation gained Most popular
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Cycling routes Provence

Personally mapped out and verified by climbfinder!
Name Distance Total ascent Climbs
7 Majeurs
7 Majeurs
362.6km 10673m 7
Cinglé du Mont Ventoux
Cinglé du Mont Ventoux
4.9
135.5km 4420m 3
Les 3 Cols
Les 3 Cols
5.0
118.8km 3270m 3
La Corniche d'Or
La Corniche d'Or
104.9km 1238m 6
Tour of Lake Serre-Ponçon
Tour of Lake Serre-Ponçon
4.7
85.3km 2072m 5
Tour de la Montagne d'Aujour
Tour de la Montagne d'Aujour
79.5km 1396m 4
Tour the Mont Ours
Tour the Mont Ours
76.5km 2121m 3

Regions

Alps 5014
climbs
0-2802m 3031
French Alps 1771
climbs
6-2802m 1612
Alpes-de-Haute-Provence 147
climbs
291-2802m 1499
Alpes-Maritimes 176
climbs
4-2802m 1260
Bouches-du-Rhône 84
climbs
5-731m 435
Serre Ponçon 190
climbs
643-2802m 1499

Regions nearby

Piedmont 117-2744m 2053
Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes 75-2770m 1612
Alpes-de-Haute-Provence 291-2802m 1499
Occitania 4-2409m 1381
Alpes-Maritimes 4-2802m 1260
Hautes Alpes 564-2744m 1210
Liguria 0-1624m 1059
Drôme 102-1518m 745
Bouches-du-Rhône 5-731m 435

Average climb

Difficulty points
222
Gradient
5.5%
Length
6.1km
Total ascent
317m

Road surface condition

76% 17% 7%
Based on 922 votes
These are average ratings of all reviews on the road surface condition of the climbs in this region.

Traffic

66% 26% 8%
Based on 909 votes
These are average ratings of all reviews about the traffic density of the climbs in this region.

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Mont Ventoux

Mont Ventoux

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Mont Ventoux from Sault

Mont Ventoux from Sault

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Col de la Bonette

Col de la Bonette

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Users with most climbs

Name Climbs Ranking
FlorentZ FlorentZ
141 out of 725
Pierre-Jouvaud Pierre-Jouvaud
97 out of 725
PhilippeLebeau PhilippeLebeau
94 out of 725
armandgilson armandgilson
83 out of 725
4
JPHC36 JPHC36
71 out of 725
5
Gringo Gringo
64 out of 725
6
napoletano-f napoletano-f
58 out of 725
7
Ullrich97 Ullrich97
57 out of 725
8
Mishtrouf Mishtrouf
55 out of 725
9
RV5000 RV5000
54 out of 725
10