Category Archives: Mont Ventoux

Alpe d Huez and Mont Ventoux Tour

Another amazing week with a group of amazing guests riding Alpe d Huez, Mont Ventoux and so much more. Our guests this week travelled from the USA, New Zealand, the Philippines, Scotland and England for a truly international group. The … 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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Mountainbike Ascent of Mont Ventoux

On a very warm July day I tackled the Mountainbike ascent of Mont Ventoux via Bedoin. Having previously completed the 3 road routes up via Bedoin, Sault and Malaucène  I was looking for a new challenge. The summit of Ventoux … Continue reading

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Alpe d’Huez, Mont Ventoux Galibier and the Lacets de Montvernier

Mont Ventoux October 2015 Alpe d′Huez, Galibier and Mont Ventoux We are running two Ventoux tours this year to celebrate the inclusion of the climb in the 2016 Tour de France 10th June 2016 to 18th June 2016 – 599GBP … Continue reading

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2016 Tour de France is not good for the Oisans area how about Mont Ventoux ?

The 2016 Tour de France has not been kind to us this year – it is the first year since we have lived in Bourg d’Oisans that it does not come close to us. Fear not as we have secured … Continue reading

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10% DISCOUNT ON CYCLE TOURS 2016

We have already announced our La Marmotte 2016 packages and have now added our additional 2016 Cycling Holidays to our schedule and to wet your appetite we are giving an * “Early Bird” 10% discount on the tours listed below … Continue reading

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Ride Alpe d′Huez, Mont Ventoux and Col du Galibier and more in J une

Last few places available on our Alpe d′Huez Galibier and Mont Ventoux tour 13 – 20 June 2015 Arrive in Bourg d′Oisans for the first night (pick up 2pm from Grenoble Station included) Day 1 Ride La Berarde Day 2 … Continue reading

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Last Alpe d’Huez and Ventoux trip of the season

We have just returned from Ventoux for the last time this year having just finished our 3rd trip there of the season. As usual the week started with the local climbs in the Oisans including of course Alpe d’Huez , … Continue reading

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Ventoux bends

I took these series of photos as Chris from Northern Ireland tackled the climb up to Mont Ventoux. At this point you have ridden through the steep section of the woods from Bedion and you start to see a few … Continue reading

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Just back from Ventoux

A great week of cycling here in the oisans and also Provence has just come to an end. We took our group down to Carpentras for two nights so we could tackle Mont Ventoux and the Gorge de la Nesque

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Col du Galibier to open May 24th 2014 ?

The local authorities have announced a provisional date of the 24th May 2014 for the opening of the Col du Galibier We were not scheduled to ride this as part or our Alpe d’Huez and Mont Ventoux tour in May … Continue reading

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Mont Ventoux and Alpe d’huez

We have now added further dates to our Mont Ventoux and Alpe d’huez weeks. Our original dates for June and September are now fully booked and we have managed to squeeze some dates in for the end of may. More … Continue reading

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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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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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Mont Ventoux

On Thursday of this week I made the trip from our base in Bourg d’Oisans to Sault at the base of Mont Ventoux. I took the beautiful ride a long the gorge to Bedoin – where I turned right and … Continue reading

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Challenge du Dauphiné Vercors

I have just entered the  Challenge du Dauphiné Vercors sportive for May 23rd near Grenoble France. The 158km route with over 3200 metres of climbing will be an optional extra in our Alpe d’Huez to Mount Ventoux week in 2011 (Dates … Continue reading

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Alpe d’Huez and Mont Ventoux

While 5 of our Irish guests staying as part of our Tour d’Oisans holiday today cycled Alpe d’Huez I have been busy planning 2011 holidays. Yes it starts already !. Anyway good news is that we have set our dates and … Continue reading

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Mount Ventoux to Alpe d’Huez

For summer 2011 we will be running our point to point Alpe d’Huez to Mount Ventoux Tour. This is a new tour that we will be putting together over the autumn of 2010

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