Col de la Cayolle cycling
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Col de la Cayolle (2326)m

The Col de la Cayolle sits above Barcelonnette and on the border of the Haute Alpes and the Maritime Alpes. This is a magnificient climb with the road cut into a narrow gorge before opening up into fantastic views over the alpes.

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From Barcelonette   - [Average gradient: 4.1% - Maximum gradient : 8.2% - Distance 29km - Height gain 1190m]

From Vars -  [Average gradient: 6.3% - Maximum gradient : 10% - Distance 21km - Height gain 1291m]

The Col de la Cayolle sits above Barcelonnette and on the border of the Haute Alpes and the Maritime Alpes. This is a magnificient climb with the road cut into a narrow gorge before opening up into fantastic views over the alpes.

 

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