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BikeRaceInfo's
King of the Mountain Cycling

An international guide to paved climbs

Click on the climb's name in the left column for lots more data, history and historical photos

Europe: France

Climb

Mountain Range

Height (Feet)

Height (Meters)

Location

Races, Tours

Comments

Agnel, Col

9000
2744
On border of France and Italy.

Italian: Colle dell'Agnello
Alpe d'Huez
Alps
5,954
1,815
central Alps
Tour de France
First used in the Tour de France in 1952
Aspin, Col d'
Pyrenees
4884
1489
High Pyrenees
Tour de France
First used in 1910 Tour de France
Aubisque, Col d'
Pyrenees
5606
1709

Tour de France

Ballon d'Alsace
Vosges
3,865
1,178
Near France/ Germany border
Tour de France
First used in 1905 Tour de France
Bonette, Col de La
Alps
8905
2715



Bonette, La

9191
2802


Highest Paved Road in France.
Core, Col de la
Pyrenees
4576
1395

Tour de France

Cotte de Vattay

3572
1089

Tour de France

Croix de Fer, Col de La
Alps
6845
2068

Tour de France

Cucheron, Col du
Alps
3739
1140

Tour de France

Envalira, Port d'
Pyrenees
7895
2407
On border of France and Andorra.
Tour de France
Highest Road Pass in the Pyrenees.
Galibier, Col du
Alps
8,666
2,642

Tour de France

Grand Cucheron, Col du
Alps
3897
1188

Tour de France

Grandes Goulets



Vercors.


Granier, Col du
Alps
3720
1134

Tour de France

Hautacam




Tour de France

Iseran, Col d'
Alps
9066
2764



Izoard, Col d' Alps 7,746 2,361      
La Berarde
Alps





Le Revard

4684
1428

Tour de France

Les Deux Alpes
Alps
6048
1844

Tour de France

Madeleine, Col de la
Alps
6560
2000

Tour de France

Maurin, Col de

8649
2637
On border of France and Italy.


Mente, Col de
Pyrenees
4425
1349

Tour de France

Murs, Col de

1017
310

Tour de France

Ordino, Col d'
Pyrenees (French Hautes)
6498
1981
On border of France and Andorra.
Tour de France

Peyresourde, Col de
Pyrenees
5146
1569

Tour de France

Plateau de Beille
Pyrenees
5730
1747

Tour de France

Port, Col de
Pyrenees
4097
1249

Tour de France

Porte, Col de
Alps
4395
1340

Tour de France

Portet d'Aspet, Col de
Pyrenees
3572
1089

Tour de France

Puy de Dôme




Tour de France

Restefond, Col de

9191
2802
Near LaBonette.


Rouset, Col de

4061
1238

Tour de France

Semnoz-Cret de Chatillon
Alps
6019
1835

Tour de France

Soulor, Col du
Pyrenees
4835
1474

Tour de France

Telegraphe, Col du
Alps
5209
1588

Tour de France

Tourmalet, Col du
Pyrenees
6937
2115

Tour de France

Ventoux, Mount
Alps
6,272
feet
1,912
meters
Provence.
Tour de France