1330 Road Cycling

Project

Col de la Croix de Fer

PART OF THE ETAPE DU TOUR AND TOUR DE FRANCE 2015 ROUTE FOLLOWING AN ASCENT OF COL DU GLANDON WITH A FANTASTIC DESCENT BACK INTO THE MAURIENNE VALLEY.  COL DE LA CROIX DE FER IS ONE OF THE BIG ONES.

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COL DE LA CROIX FER STATS

Distance from Chalet Cairn: 112k (or 92k via Col de la Madeleine)
Length (Foot to summit): 21.5k
Summit altitude: 2064m
Elevation gain: 1520m
Average gradient: 7%
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