Cycling route The best of the French Ardennes

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93.5km
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1817m
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34km
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Starting point Starting point: Les Hauts Buttés. However, you can start anywhere along the route.

The best of the French Ardennes is a 93.5 kilometer bicycle route with a total ascent of 1817 meters.34 kilometers of the tour are uphill. There are 5 official climbs on the route. Climbfinder users shared 2 reviews/stories of this route and uploaded 2 photos.

Climbs on the route

Name Length Gradient Difficulty points
Roc la Tour from Monthermé
Roc la Tour from Monthermé ▲12.9km
1 hidden
3.6km
7.4%
7.4% 206
Col du Loup from Navaux
Col du Loup from Navaux ▲21.4km
3.1km
7.6%
7.6% 198
Côte de la Neuville aux Haies from Linchamps
Côte de la Neuville aux Haies from Linchamps ▲36km
3
4.7km
5.8%
5.8% 194
La Croix Gillet from Haybes
La Croix Gillet from Haybes ▲65.7km
7.2km
5.1%
5.1% 268
Côte du Malgré-Tout
Côte du Malgré-Tout ▲86.9km
10 beautiful hidden
4.9km
6.5%
6.5% 270
5 climbs 4.7km 6.5% 227

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Regions you cross

Region Other routes Route in region
French Ardennes 4 92.6km
Ardennes 24 92.6km

Time on bike

15 km/h 06:13
20 km/h 04:40
25 km/h 03:44
30 km/h 03:06

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Reviews/stories (2)


Dutch

willardvanooij
4 w

Prachtige route met onbekende, maar toch pittige klimmetjes. De uitzichten zijn fantastisch. Côte du Malgré-Tout blijft een topper!

DeLorre
1 Mo

Heel mooie en voor mij minder gekende streek. We hebben er gevonden wat we zochten, nl. een reeks lange en vrij steile hellingen ter voorbereiding van onze eerste beklimming van de Mont Ventoux binnen enkele weken. Veel bossen, wegen in goede staat (op de afdaling na le Croix Gillet na, waar wat typisch Frans fijn steenslag op de weg lag), zalig lange afdalingen, weinig verkeer ... Volgens mij kan je dezelfde route ook in de andere richting afleggen in even goede omstandigheden. Wij verbleven in hotel Robinson dat langs het parcours ligt.

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