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Pyrenees Foothills

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We are having a fantastic spring here in the mountains. In fact, it maybe that summer has arrived a month early. The snow is...
Col du Tourmalet open

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Is Col du Tourmalet Open 2015? Col du Tourmalet - Col du Tourmalet Photo Map 13th May 2015 Col du Tourmalet will be opened at 16:30 this afternoon.   10th...

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A few photos from a short evening walk in our home village of Saint-Savin. The village dates from Roman times, with a spectacular church...
Ride With GPS Area Ambassador

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Ride with GPS Area Ambassador I have been using Ride with GPS since 2009, for route planning it really is the best and it keeps getting...
Croix Blanche

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I have been to Col de la Croix Blanche twice in the last week. The weather has been brilliant and at only 830m altitude...
Pyrenees Cycling Lodge

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Spring is late this year. The first daffodils and other blooms have just come out, a couple of weeks later than usual. The big...

Cols of the Pyrenees

Col de Portet d'Aspet

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Portet-d’Aspet Col de Portet d'Aspet is is a Cat 2 climb in Haute-Garonne. The summit is 1069 metres altitude. It is situated on the D618 road...
Cauterets-Cambasque

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Cauterets - Vallée de Saint-Savin-Cambasque Cauterets-Cambasque is a 15 km climb from Pierrefitte-Nestalas to 1330m altitude. The first 10km are easy enough but after the...

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La Hourquette d’Ancizan La Hourquette d’Ancizan ia a Cat 1 climb in Hautes Pyrénées. The summit is at 1564 metres altitude. It is on road D113...
Col de Puymorens

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Col de Puymorens Col de Puymorens is a Cat HC climb in Ariége. The summit is at 1915 metres altitude near the border of France,...
Col du Tourmalet September 2013

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Col du Tourmalet Col du Tourmalet is a Cat HC climb in Hautes Pyrenees. The summit is 2115 metres altitude. The road D918 connects the...
Port de Lers

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Port de Lers Port de Lers (or Port de l’Hers or Port de Massat) is a Cat 1 climb in Ariège, between the communities of Aulus-les-Bains (west),...

TOUR DE FRANCE

2016 Tour de France Route

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2016 Tour de France Route Rumours. This page will contain all the info I come across about the route of 2016 Tour de France...

PYRENEES CYCLING LODGE

Xelius EFI 200

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Pyrenees Bike rental. For the 2015 season we are offering bike rental at Pyrenees Cycling Lodge. we have a fleet of Lapierre Xelius EFI...
Saint-Savin

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Winter 2015 had been unremarkable until a few days ago when it started to snow. We have had the heaviest snow I have seen...
Red Onion and Goat's Cheese Tart

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Red Onion and Goat's Cheese Tart I serve this with a green salad as a starter in Pyrenees Cycling Lodge. You could add potato wedges...