Category Archives: Alpe d’Huez to Mount Ventoux

Adventures on a Cycling Tour of Alpe d’Huez, Galibier and Mont Ventoux

At More Than 21 Bends our aim is to provide customers with unforgettable holidays when cycling with us in the majestic French Alps.  Testament to this we are thrilled to feature for the third time in the latest edition of NZ … Continue reading

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New Zealand Road Cyclist does Alpe d’Huez to Mont Ventoux

Late last August 2016 we were pleased to see the return of 60’s music loving Chris from New Zealand Road Cyclist Magazine back in our region to enjoy the mountains with a few of his friends on our  Alpe d’Huez … Continue reading

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Special Offer- Self Catered Accommodation in Every Size

At More than 21 bends we are always on the lookout to add to our bike friendly self-catering property portfolio. While Phil has been spending time riding our lovely mountains, Helen and I have been working hard to try and … Continue reading

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Alpe d′Huez Col du Galibier and Mont Ventoux Cycle Tour

13 June 2015 to 20 June 2015 Ride Alpe d′Huez, Mont Ventoux and Col du Galibier and more Alpe d′Huez Galibier and Mont Ventoux Arrive in Bourg d′Oisans for the first night (pick up 2PM from Grenoble Station) Day 1 … Continue reading

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My cycling year review 2013

With 2013 drawing to a close I thought it would be good to review where I have ridden this year and highlight some other special things that have happened to our special little company. Alpe d’Huez I have kept up … Continue reading

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Alpe d’Huez, Mont Ventoux and the Col du Galibier

We are now taking bookings for our ever popular Alpe d’Huez, Mont Ventoux and Galibier cycling holiday. The week long stay takes in 4 days of riding in the Oisans including Alpe d’Huez, Col de la Croix de Fer, Col … Continue reading

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More Ventoux and Gorge de la Nesque Photos

More photos from the Ventoux part of our Holiday

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Mont Ventoux Cake

Our last evening on our Alpe d’Huez and Mont Ventoux and our good friends at the hotel we used produced this fantastic cake for us !   rav

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Alpe d’Huez Mont Ventoux Day 6 Photos Gorge de la Nesque

The final day of our Alpe d’Huez and Mont Ventoux Tour took in the spectacular Gorge de la Nesque and then the Bedoin Ascent of Mont Ventoux.    

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Sault Ventoux Malaucene Ventoux Sault Day 5 Photos

Day 5 of our Alpe d’Huez and Mont Ventoux tour a 93 km epic taking in the easier Sault ascent of Ventoux and then the Malaucene Ascent of Ventoux

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Alpe d’Huez and Mont Ventoux Transfer to Sault Day 4

We transfered from Bourg d’Oisans to Sault for 2 days and 3 ascents of Mont Ventoux as part of our Huez Ventoux Tour

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Alpe d’Huez and Ventoux Traverse d’Oisans Day 3 Photos

On another glorious day on our Alpe d’Huez and Ventoux week here in the Oisans we took in the climb over Villard Reculas down Alpe d’Huez and then on to Freney d’Oisans – better known to us as the Traverse d’Oisans.

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Alpe d’Huez and Mont Ventoux Day 2 Col du Galibier Photos

Due to the lack of snow this year we ditched our usual ride up the Col du Glandon on day 2 of our Alpe d’Huez Mont Ventoux week for the just opened Col du Galibier.

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Alpe d’Huez – Ventoux Day 1 Photos

A slight change of itinary today on our Alpe d’Huez and Mont Ventoux trip saw us take in the Col de Sarenne instead of our usual Col d’Ornon route. We still started with the mighty Alpe d’Huez though!

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Cotswold Spring Classic

We are taking a short trip back to the UK in April and I have entered (what would have been one of my local sportives) the Cotswold Spring Classic on easter monday. I will be using the long distance route … Continue reading

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