Category Archives: Col du Glandon

Alpe d Huez and Mont Ventoux Supported Cycling Tours

Come and join us on our fully supported cycle tour of Alpe d Huez and Mont Ventoux. Priced at £599 for a seven night stay our Tour itinerary features many classic climbs of the Tour de France: Saturday – Arrive … Continue reading

Posted in Alpe d Huez, Alpe d'Huez Cycling Holidays, Alpe d'Huez Cycling Tours, ALpe d'HUez to Mont Ventoux, Alpe d'Huez to Mount Ventoux, Bourg d'Oisans, Bourg d'Oisans accommodation, Col de la Croix de Fer, Col du Galibier, Col du Glandon, Col du Lautaret, Cycle Hire Alpe d'Huez, Cycle Tours Alpe d'Huez, Cycling Accommodation for Alpe d'Huez

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

Posted in Alpe d Huez, Alpe d'Huez, Alpe d'Huez Cycling Holidays, Alpe d'Huez Cycling Tours, Bourg d'Oisans, Bourg d'Oisans accommodation, Col de la Croix de Fer, Col de la Morte, Col de Sarenne, Col du Galibier, Col du Glandon, Col du Lautaret, Cycling Holidays France, cyclists accommodation in bourg d'Oisans

Gravel bike riding Alpe d’Huez

We are pleased to announce that Cyclist Magazine will be releasing an article on Gravel Bike riding in the Alpe d’Huez region at the end of April 2016 initially in the UK edition. We will be running our first ever … Continue reading

Posted in Col du Glandon, Cyclist Magazine, Gravel Bike Cycling Holidays, Gravel Bikes, Grenoble | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

Col de la Croix de Fer is open 2015

Much to our surprise the Col de la Croix de Fer has opened super early this year. The opening has been brought forward because of a blocked tunnel on the Col du Lautaret and the low levels of snow over … Continue reading

Posted in Col de la Croix de Fer, Col du Glandon | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Discounted – Last Tour of the Oisans holiday of the year.

We still have 3 spaces on our last Tour of the Oisans holiday of the year and have discounted it to the ridiculous price of just 199GBP per person. The weather is still usaually good this time of year and … Continue reading

Posted in Alpe d'Huez, Col du Galibier, Col du Glandon, Col du Telegraphe, Traverse d'Oisans | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment

Photo of the day

Glandon Group A, a photo by MoreThan21Bends on Flickr. On the way up the Col du Glandon

Posted in Bourg d'Oisans, Col du Glandon | Tagged | Leave a comment

Col de la Croix de Fer and Col du Glandon Photos

scots tour of the oisans day 3, a set on Flickr. Day 3 photos on another hot day in the Oisans on the Col de la Croix de Fer and Col du Glandon

Posted in Bourg d'Oisans, Col de la Croix de Fer, Col du Glandon | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Col de la Croix de Fer is now open

Despite the vast amounts of snow we have had the local authorities have managed to cut through the snow to allow access to the Col de la Croix de Fer. Our cycling group came over from the north side after … Continue reading

Posted in Col de la Croix de Fer, Col du Glandon, Giro d'Italia 2013 | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Will the Giro d’Italia be climbing the Col du Galibier ?

At time of writing there is a major doubt as to whether the Giro d’Italia will be finishing on the Col du Galibier on Sunday. A culmination a heavier than normal snow fall over the winter, the time of year, … Continue reading

Posted in Col de la Croix de Fer, Col du Galibier, Col du Glandon, Giro d'Italia 2013 | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Day 2 of our Tour de France week

Day 2 of our Tour de France week based in Bourg d’Oisans took in the Col du Glandon , Col de la Croix der Fer and the Col du Mollard  . There was a great atmosphere on the side of the road up the … Continue reading

Posted in Bourg d'Oisans, Col de la Croix der Fer, Col du Glandon, Col du Mollard | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

La Marmotte Sportive Day 2

La Marmotte 20120703, a set on Flickr. Today we split into 2 smaller groups with one set tackling the Col du Glandon and Col de la Croix de Fer, while the other set drove to the Telegraphe and rode the … Continue reading

Posted in Bourg d'Oisans, Col du Galibier, Col du Glandon, Col du Lautaret, Col du Telegraphe, Marmotte | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Marmotte Big Col Tour Day 2 and 3 Marmotte Route

Marmotte Big Col Tour Day 2 and 3 20120619, a set on Flickr. We have just completed our 2 days supported cycling holiday covering the La Marmotte Route. Day 1 covers the Col du Glandon and the Col du Telegraphe … Continue reading

Posted in Alpe d'Huez, Big Col Tour, Bourg d'Oisans, Col de la Croix der Fer, Col du Galibier, Col du Glandon, Col du Lautaret, Col du Telegraphe | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tour of the oisans day 4 Col du Mollard and Glandon

Tour of the oisans day 4 bigfootmbc, a set on Flickr. To celebrate the Tour de France coming to the area in July we are this year taking in the Col de la Croix de Fer, Col du Mollard and … Continue reading

Posted in Bourg d'Oisans, Col de la Croix der Fer, Col du Glandon, Col du Mollard, Tour de France | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Kraft Tour Alpe d’Huez to Italy Day 1 Col du Glandon/ Col de la Croix de Fer

Day 1 of our Kraft Food Alpe d’Huez to Italy Tour took us up the Col du Glandon and the Col de la Croix de Fer from our base in Bourg d’Oisans

Posted in Alpe d'Huez, Alpe d'Huez to Italy, Col de la Croix der Fer, Col du Glandon | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Day 1 Alpe d’Huez to Italy – Col du Glandon

Day 1 of our Alpe d’Huez to Italy tour took in the Col du Glandon and Col de la Croix de Fer. We have professional photographer Rupert Hartley staying with us for the week on the tour and he has … Continue reading

Posted in Col de la Croix der Fer, Col du Glandon | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

L’Etape du Tour Act 1 photos

Busy couple of days here for us getting our 7 guests over to Modane for the start of the 2011 Modane to Alpe d’Huez Etape du Tour. We started with a trip over the Col du Galibier on the Sunday … Continue reading

Posted in Alpe d'Huez, Col du Galibier, Col du Glandon, Col du Lautaret, Col du Telegraphe, l'etape du tour 2011, L'Etape du Tour Entries only | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Marmotte Tour Day 2 Col du Glandon and Col du Telegraphe

Photos from Day 2 of our Marmotte Tour taking in the Col du Glandon and the Col du Telegraphe  

Posted in Col du Glandon, Col du Telegraphe, La Marmotte | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Tour of the Oisans Video

Andy a guest with us in May filmed this video on his iPhone over the course of the week while on our Tour of the Oisans holiday Click here for the video

Posted in Alpe d'Huez, Bourg d'Oisans, Col d'Ornon, Col de la Croix der Fer, Col de la Morte, Col du Glandon | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Photos from Col du Glandon and Col du Télégraphe

First proper day of our Marmotte Col Tour took in the Col du Glandon and the Col du Télégraphe.

Posted in Col du Glandon, Col du Telegraphe | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

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.

Posted in Alpe d'Huez to Mount Ventoux, Col du Galibier, Col du Glandon | Tagged , , | Leave a comment