Canada’s Highest Summits (Cycling)

#1
Highwood Pass South
CANADA
#2
Highwood Pass North
CANADA
#3
Bow Summit North
CANADA
#4
Bow Summit South
CANADA
#7
Apex from Hedley
CANADA
#8
Mt. Revelstoke
CANADA
#9
McBride Peak
CANADA
#10
Marmot Basin Hill
CANADA

Climb List: Canada's highest cycling climbs
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FULL SUMMARY

Canada’s highest paved road - Highwood Pass, Alberta

 Also visit our Top Canadian Bike Climbs page.

We took a road trip to British Columbia and Alberta Canada in 2015 to document the top Canadian bike climbs.

THE HIGHEST BIKE PASS IN CANADA IS

HIGHWOOD PASS

Cycling Highest Roads in Canada - Highwood Pass - road and snow topped mountains.

Highwood Pass is the highest road bike climb in Canada

The finish of Highwood Pass is 7,148’ / 2,179m

THE SECOND HIGHEST BIKE CLIMB IN CANADA IS

BOW SUMMIT

Bow Summit South - the second highest and the longest bike climb in Canada

Ride 24.8 miles gaining 2,189’ at 1.4% average grade.

THE THIRD HIGHEST BIKE CLIMB IN CANADA IS

MCBRIDE PEAK

Bicycle climb Highest Roads in Canada - McBride Peak - cyclist riding on path pas kilometer sign 

McBride Peak finishes at 1,908m/6,260

We have researched and documented for this page the 30 hardest and most difficult bike climbs ever included in the Tour de France. 

The all-time hardest bike climbs of the Tour de France 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 of the climbs 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 the grades by varying distances), lowest start point, etc. Click on "Climb Page" to jump to the detail page for that particular bike climb. We feel this page provides a good summary of the top, hardest and best bicycling climbs of the Tour de France.

The 10 hardest bike climbs ever to appear in the Tour de France are %TOP10 

Also visit our 2023 Tour de France Home Page for all the stages, climbs, details of the 2023 Tour de France as well as all the historical data for the Grand Tour.