We have documented the highest roads above sea level you can ride a bicycle on in France. On this page and on the individual climb pages you will find detailed summaries, epic photographs and statistics for these rides.
This page provides a comprehensive summary of the highest altitude cycling climbs in France. These epic road bike climbs can be viewed on this page via the map (zoom in to view climbs in particular areas), by Climb Cards (photo and stats), or by a detailed list that can be arranged in metric or imperial units by difficulty, distance (longest climbs in the area), altitude gained, highest elevation (highest summit), average grade (sort by varying distances), lowest start point, etc. Visit the Climb Page to see details and photos for that particular bike climb.
The 10 bike rides with the highest summit in France are: 1. Cime de la Bonette (Jausiers), 2. Col de l'Iseran (Bonneval-sur-Arc), 3. Cime de la Bonette (Saint-Étienne-de-Tinée), 4. Col Agnel, 5. Cols du Télégraphe & Galibier, 6. Col du Galibier (Lautaret), 7. Col de l'Iseran (Val-d'Isere), 8. Col du Galibier (Briancon), 9. Col du Galibier (Villar-d'Arène), and 10. Col du Galibier (Valloire)