THE CHALLENGE FOR ELA
Finhaut - Emosson
8.1 km - 735 D+
- CHF 20.- until 21.06.19
- CHF 25.- until 15.09.19
For those who wish to go for a shortened version of the long road course or mountainbike, we invite you to participate in La Montée pour ELA. Cycle from Finhaut to Emosson by road or mountain bike for ELA ! Note that you also have the opportunity to ride an electric bike on the way up. The chronometer will start during your departure, in front of Finhaut train station.
With an average gradient of 6.7%, the route will take you for a 8.1km ride from an altitude comprised in between 1230m and 1935m. You will have the opportunity to climb therefore 735m up on a beautiful mountain road and in complete freedom ! The start will be given in front of Finhaut train station. After crossing the village, you will contiune your route towards the Col de la Gueulaz, just before the Emosson Dam. You can then relive the emotions of the arrival stage of the Tour de France 2016. Thrills guaranteed !
- The transfer of personal belongings between Finhaut and Emosson will be organised
The Col de la Gueulaz road (Finhaut-Emosson section) will be closed to road traffic (10:30 am to 2:30 pm).
Free shower in Emosson and free parking for your bike
Refuelings: Finhaut station and at the top of the Col de la Gueulaz.
Please read the race rules.