Category Archives: Col de Sarenne

Self guided Tour of the Oisans

Following lots of requests this summer we are now offering our classic Tour of the Oisans trip on a self guided basis. This provides you with complete freedom to choose the dates you visit, any time May to mid October, … Continue reading

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Critérium du Dauphiné Route 2017 – Col de Sarenne & Alpe d’Huez

Good news for the Oisans! On Saturday 10th June, the penultimate stage of the 69th Critérium du Dauphiné will see cyclists race an impressive 167.5 km from Aoste, to climb the Col de Sarenne, for the stage finish on Alpe d’Huez! … Continue reading

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Col de Sarenne anyone?

If any of you are planning a ski visit to Alpe d Huez soon you may be a little disappointed, with no snow since one day in November the only snow is cannoned and pisted in white strips across empty … Continue reading

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Alpe d’Huez to Italy October 2016

01 October 2016 to 07 October 2016 Overview Tour Itinerary Saturday – Arrive from 4PM Sunday – Alpe d’Huez and the Col de Sarenne plus a little hidden extra (80KM taking in part of the 2014 Tour de France) Monday … Continue reading

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Marmotte week 2013 day 1 photos Alpe d’Huez and the Col de Sarenne

marmotte week 2013 day 1, a set on Flickr. Our La Marmotte week has started with glorious weather here in Bourg d’Oisans. Today we tackled Alpe d’Huez – the last climb on La Marmotte – and then, after splitting into … Continue reading

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Alpe d’Huez Time Trial and the Col de Sarenne

scots tour of the oisans day 2, a set on Flickr. It was hot today – hitting 33 degrees on the slopes of Alpe d’Huez. We organised a time trial up the Alpe for our 18 Scottish guests. They thought … Continue reading

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Dauphine 2013 has just passed through Bourg d’Oisans

Dauphine 2013, a set on Flickr. The Dauphine stae race had just passed through Bourg d’Oisans for the second time today after its descent of the Col de Sarenne. Next up is the Col d’Ornon

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L’Etape du Tour 2013

THE 2013 ETAPE DU TOUR THAT SHOULD HAVE BEEN Everyone knows that next years Etape du Tour should have taken in the route from GAP to ALPE d’HUEZ and because next years event also clashes with our very own La … Continue reading

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Horses on the Col de Sarenne

ColdeSarenne, a photo by MoreThan21Bends on Flickr. We had an unusual experience on the Col de Sarenne yesterday with a couple of horses who were very keen to talk carbon bikes with us.

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First ride over the Col de Sarenne

Col de Sarenne, a photo by MoreThan21Bends on Flickr. Photos from our first ride of the year over the Col de Sarenne. The road is still not fully open so there was a small hike a bike section over some … Continue reading

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Kraft Foods Tour Day 2 Alpe d’Huez to Italy Photos

Photos from Day 2 of the Kraft Foods Alpe d’Huez to Italy Tour covering Alpe d’Huez, Col de Sarenne and the Col de Lautaret.

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Day 2 Alpe d’Huez to Italy – Alpe d’Huez Col de Sarenne and Col du Lautaret

Todays ride from our base in Bourg d’Oisans  started with the famous 21 bends of Alpe d’Huez before heading over the Col de Sarenne to the base of the Col du Lautaret. The 30km ascent of the Col du Lautaret … Continue reading

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Day 3 More Than Etape du Tour Photos Pinerolo to Col du Galibier

Todays ride was meant to take in stage 18 of the 2011 Tour de France over the Col d’Agnel, Col d’Izoard, Col du Lautaret and the Col du Galibier from Pinerolo – however due to the Col d’Agnel being shut … Continue reading

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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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