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 NAVIGATION

The road up to Alpe d'Huez, the classic climb by e-bike

Description

Oh, the marvels of electricity! You no longer need to be super fit or follow a draconian training programme to enjoy the famous climb up the 21 switchbacks to Alpe d'Huez! The road is now open to all cyclists, so welcome to the world of Tour de France exploits!

ROUTE
rnFollow signs for Briançon out of Bourg d'Oisans and turn off onto the D211 to tackle the 21 switchbacks up to Alpe d'Huez and the official stage finish of the Tour de France on Avenue du Rif Nef at the top of the resort.
rnYou can also carry on to Lac Besson (5.5 extra kms and 250m extra height gain).
rnReturn on the same road.
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rnPRACTICAL INFO
rnRecharging: in restaurants in Huez and Alpe d'Huez.
rnRefreshments and restaurants during the ride:
rnBars and restaurants in the villages of La Garde and Huez.
rnFull services available in Alpe d'Huez.
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rnDON'T MISS
rnCraft: Alpe d'Huez Chantournage in the Alpe d'Huez - Musée d'Huez et de l'Oisans museum (free entry) in the Palais des Sports in Alpe d'Huez.
rnYear-round market: Saturday mornings in Bourg d'Oisans town centre.
rnSummer market; Friday mornings in Alpe d'Huez, in front of the Tourist Office.

Contact

38520 Le Bourg-d'Oisans
04 76 80 03 25
info-bourgdoisans@oisans.com
https://www.bike-oisans.com

Openings

From 01/05 to 31/10.

Prices

Free access.

Services on site

  • Language(s) spoken :
  • French

Documents

Route .kml - Lac Besson

Route .gpx - Lac Besson

Route .kml - The road up to Alpe d'Huez, the classic climb

Route .gpx - The road up to Alpe d'Huez, the classic climb