Category Archives: cykling

Good luck to everyone taking part in La Marmotte 2016

Good luck to everyone and especially all our groups dotted around the valley, taking part in La Marmotte today.   Part of our group staying with us in Venosc at our catered chalet.  Advertisements

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Oisans Col Series

During July and August, every Tuesday morning is dedicated to the Oisans Col Series, were a different local climb is closed to motorised vehicles and reserved for cyclists. The climbs are purely recreational, untimed and require no registration. Refreshments are … Continue reading

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L’Étape du Tour 2015 in La Maurienne Valley

On the Sunday 19th July the 2015 edition of L’Étape du Tour will be held in La Maurienne Valley. This region known as the worlds largest cycling area will also feature in 3 stages of the Tour de France. The event mirrors the … Continue reading

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Under a week until the announcement of the route of the 2015 Tour de France

With just under a week to go until the official announcement of the 2015 Tour de France, this is a great time to get your provisional booking in with properties in the Alpe d’Huez region. It is looking almost certain … Continue reading

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Bike Lodging referral from Maarten Alfrink at Auberge La Douce Montagne

Maarten Alfrink – “Bike Lodging.com is one of the many web portals where hotels and other accommodation providers can feature their businesses. For the hotelier it is often difficult to make a choice whether or not to use such sites. … Continue reading

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The Chamonix Bike Book The Chamonix Bike Book is the only book that shows bikers the best places to ride their bike on this side of the Mont Blanc Massif today. There are mellow cruises and savage climbs, high-octane singletrack … Continue reading

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2015 Tour du France coming back to Alpe d’Huez

The rumours are that the 2015 Tour du France will once again come to Alpe d’Huez, with a stage finish in Alpe d’Huez, possibly followed by a time trial from Le Bourg d’Oisans to Alpe d’Huez, prior to the final … Continue reading

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