Part 17 of The Route of Grand Alps

Grand Alps, Col Aravis, Part 17, France

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Mountain pass in the Alps, 1,486m. Part of the TdF.
The climbing portion is about 11 km long, altitude gain is 446m
with the average grade of 5.6%.

Ride starts with descendong from Col Aravis to the village of Flumet. At the village of Flumet
the climb starts and it is quite steep for the first kilometer and half, averaging 6%.
There is a short break after initial steeper section where you will descend for about 1km.
After that the real climb starts with little respite. The grade varying between 5% an 8%.
There is a short 8% section. The road winds up between farms, chalets and orchards with
the beautiful mountain view ahen approaching the pass. After that you will take well
deserved rest descending down to the villag of Saint-Jean-de Sixst.

Country: FR Terrain Type: Climb Difficulty: Medium
Distance: 38 Km | Climb: 620m
Uphill Distance: 11.4Km
Video Quality: 1080, 4K*
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Product Description

Part 17 of the Route des Grandes Alpes (Great Alpine Road), the ultimate cycling dream. Mountain pass in the Alps, 1,486m. Part of the TdF. The climbing portion is about 11 km long, altitude gain is 446m with the average grade of 5.6%. Ride starts with descendong from Col Aravis to the village of Flumet. At the village of Flumet the climb starts and it is quite steep for the first kilometer and half, averaging 6%. There is a short break after the initial steeper section where you will descend for about 1km. After that the real climb starts with little respite. The grade varying between 5% an 8%. There is a short 8% section. The road winds up between farms, chalets and orchards with the beautiful mountain view when approaching the pass. After that you will get a well deserved rest descending down to the village of Saint-Jean-de Sixst.

This ride is available in 4K.

Additional Information

Attribute Information
Country

FR

Terrain type

Climb

Difficulty

Medium

Elevation Gain

620

Video Quality

1080, 4K