Category Archives: Col du Telegraphe

La Marmotte 2019 – date confirmed

The date has now been confirmed for the Marmotte Granfondo Alpes for the 7th July 2019 with entries going online for sale at the end of the month. It looks to be another busy event period for us at More … Continue reading

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Cycle Route des Grandes Alpes 2016

We are pleased to confirm our 2016 Route des Grandes Alpes will commence on the 17th September 2016. The 10 day tour is limited to just 8 people in total. From Geneva to Nice 670 km over 15 cols with … Continue reading

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Tour de France – New Self Catered Availability

Stop Press! We have new availability for Tour de France week. Another not to be missed opportunity has arisen in one of our centrally located apartments La Neate, offering the chance to stay in the heart of Bourg d’Oisans when the spectacular Tour de France rides … Continue reading

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Hailstones on the Col du Galibier

What started as a few hailstones ended in 3 cm of snow and the temperature dropping to -1 degrees centigrade. The morning started beautifully on the Col du Telegraphe

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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

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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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October Galibier and Telegraphe photos last day of the last tour of the year

Photos from the last day of our last tour of 2012 over the Col du Galibier and Col du Telegraphe

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Riding La Marmotte GranFondo backwards with a twist

Late September is great here in the Oisans and we invited a couple of More Than 21 Bends friends over for some end of season cycling. We set off at 8:20 to ride La Marmotte route backwards with a slight … Continue reading

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Col du Galibier to host a finish of the 2013 Giro d’Italia

For the first time in the history the Col du Galibier and the Col du Telegraphe will be used in the Giro d’Italia. Stage 15 on the 19th May 2013 will see only the second summit finish of the Col … Continue reading

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Route des Grandes Alpes Day 4 Photos

Route des Grandes Alpes Day 4 Day 4 took us from our base at the bottom of the Col de l’Iseran over the Col du Telegraphe and Col du Galibier. The day finished in Briançon.

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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

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Telegraphe and Galibier Custom Tours

Telegraphe and Galibier 20120624, a set on Flickr. One thing we like doing here is organising a custom tour for groups of riders. All we ask is that you are a group between 6 and 16 people. You tell us … Continue reading

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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

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Route des Grandes Alpes

We are really pleased to announce our first Route des Grandes Alpes tour will take place starting on the 28th July 2012. The 10 day point to point tour with over 650 km of riding and 16 cols starts in … Continue reading

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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

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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  

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Day 4 More Than Etape du Tour Photos Col du Télégraphe Col du Galibier

Day 4 took in the Col du Télégraphe and the Col du Galibier      

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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.

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Alpe d’Huez to Italy Week – Tour de France 2011 Route

Great news for us in that our Alpe d’Huez to Italy point to point tour in that we will be covering all of the following climbs that feature in the 2011 Tour de France. Alpe d’Huez Col du Galibier (both … Continue reading

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Alep d’Huez to Italy 2011

We are still putting the finishing touches to this holiday – (we have been so busy here in Bourg thats it has been difficult to escape to Italy to reccy the route). Most of its now put together with a … Continue reading

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