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LA MONTEE AU CIRQUE DE TROUMOUSE

GEDRE
Information:
65120 GEDRE
Tel: 05 62 92 42 47 05 62 92 49 10 05 62 92 30 30 05 62 92 71 31
Sporting and challenging route towards the Pyrenees National Park and the cirque de Troumouse, one of the 3 cirque registered with Unesco World Heritage. This grand border wihch stands as a wann before Spanish canyons of Anisclo is a wonderful place. The several summits of more than 3000 meters create an amphitheatre like Gavarnie, but a bit smaller.
A secret sport ! A pyrenean jewel for cyclist !
Type of itinerary: Cyclotouriste
Duration: 4h30
Distance: 82 km
Level: Très difficile
Departure: SOULOM
Arrival: SOULOM
Minimum altitude: 450 m.
Maximum altitude: 2106 m.
Markers: Néant
Recommendations: Recommended season : from April to November (due to snowfall)
Required gear ratios : from 39x23 to 34x23
Comments: Troumouse : unclassified ascent (from Gèdre)
Average gradient : 7 %
Max avenrage : 9 %