The other weekend Doreen and I went to Val d’Isère to cycle Col de l’Iseran the highest paved mountain pass in Europe – and definitely one of the most beautiful.
Col de l’Iseran — Car-free Day
We were in Val d’Isère for Sunday’s Col de l’Iseran “bike-only” day and I decided to spend Saturday exploring up high and off-the-beaten-track. Lac de la Sassière (and up to Col de la Bailletta)
Steep, unpaved, very fun climb up to Col du Joly – and above.Col du Joly and Above (unpaved side)
A short video enjoying a beautiful day visiting Col du Galibier.Col du Galibier – both sides (video)
A third way up the legendary Col de Joux Plane – by mountain bike. Col de Joux Plane – A 3rd Way Up