Member Login - Email: Password:  Forgot Password  |  Not a member?  Sign up here


Brand new Stumpjumper FSR Expert EVO Frame Medium
Price: usd 1280
Seller: wisnu wardana

Fs: Samsung Note 3, iPhone 5S.$400
Price: 400
Seller: shan hamilt

For sale::Samsung Galaxy S3,Apple Iphone 4S 64gb
Price: 300
Seller: louise kong

Buy New:Yamaha Tyros5,4,3,2-Yamaha PSR S950,900,75
Price: 1343
Seller: Henry robert

FOR SALE:Nikon D800E-Nikon D750-Nikon D600-Canon 5
Price: 900
Seller: henry gustavo

View More »

Ride Statistics

Total Distance:
8.50km | 5.28mi

Starting Altitude:
710m | 2,329ft

Finishing Altitude:
1,268m | 4,160ft

Average Gradient: 6.4%

Elevation Gain:
558m | 1,831ft

Surface Type:
Smooth Bitumen / Asphalt

Difficulty: 71   What's this?

La Balme (Oisans) Hill Climb

Distance: 8.50km | 5.28mi

Attempts: 1


This climb starts with the first three km's of alp d'huez & then splits away to the right in the village of "La Garde" & follows the D211a up & along a very narrow & scary cliff edge(560 meter sheer drop!) road to the village of "La balme". I have attached a photo of the road as it traces it's way along the cliff, taken from the other side of the valley (see bottom left of page ... my pics 0037.jpg

Start Point: Where the foot of alp d'huez changes from flat to 10%!, rolling

End point: Highest point at 8.5km just befor a small descent into the village.

Fastest Hill Climbs

View All Attempts | Enter My Attempt

1. 46mins 14secs - 18 Jun 2004: Nick .

View All Attempts »


Currently No Comments