CyclingUp: Courchevel-altiport







You are visitor nr.

Region: French Alps
Climbing effort: 1039 points
Elevation meters: 1171
Steepest kilometer: 9.7%

Foot: 848 m    Top: 2008 m
Mean slope: 6.7%
Length: 17.4 km

From: la Perriere
Road conditions (2012): average
Other race bikers: 1-5 per hour
Motor vehicles: 60-180 per hour
Scenerie and road: (1/5)
Restaurant or bar near top: yes

PHOTOS


       


This climb begins at the roundabout where the road to Courchevel (D91) bifurcates from the N515. It passes through some villages, amoung which Le Praz with its ski jump. Our track circumvents Courchevel 1550 and passes through Courchevel 1650 and Courchevel 1850 to end at a tiny airport (altiport). The slope is variable, one of the most tiring parts being the last kilometer, where the slope of the road (8-9%) cannot be estimated in the barren landscape. Much of the direct surroundings of the road is ugly due to the ski resorts and the lack of vegetation in the upper parts. Traffic is dense, especially in the lower parts of the climb.



MAP with slopes                 Back to French Alps






Inschrijven Limburgs Mooiste


Reclame plaatsen op deze site?


Tour for Life
Rijdt deze zomer de unieke en klassieke 8-daagse wielrentocht van Noord-Italië naar Zuid-Nederland voor
Artsen zonder Grenzen!