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Col d'Ornon - Entraigues


Basic data & ranking

Average grade: 3.9 %

Length: 14.42 km

Height start: 810 m

Height top: 1373 m

Ascent: 563 m

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Col d'Ornon rankings

Difficulty ranking world: 5051 (all)
Ranking France: 1223 (all)
Ranking Alps: 1587 (all)
Difficulty score: 47.93 what?

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Description

The Col d'Ornon is situated in Rhone-Alpes and belongs to the Alps . Starting from Entraigues, the Col d'Ornon ascent is 14.42 km long. Over this distance, you climb 563 heightmeters. The average percentage thus is 3.9 %.

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Since 2005, the Col d'Ornon will be/was climbed in the following big tour stages:
Tour de France 2013 :  Gap - l'Alpe d'Huez on 18/07/2013

 
 
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Stories, information and comments from Col d'Ornon climbers
Story by Jake Bridges from , United Kingdom, submitted on 30/05/2014
Did this in July 2013 as part of a ride doing the route of stage 18 of the 2013 tdf. Nice little climb coming up out of the valley and with a good cafe at the top. Can get hot in the middle of the day but the gradient means it''s never too taxing. The descent down to the road that heads to Alpe d''Huez is great, not too technical and with great views once you get a bit of the way down.
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Story by Matt Dixon from Reading, United Kingdom, submitted on 07/01/2013
I climbed the Ornon as the first climb on a weeks cycling trip to the Alps, and loved it. It''s never too steep, a great introduction to riding in the Alps, and good practice for gauging your pace and effort. The descent is great fun as well. Really liked this climb.
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Story by Gawain Morris from Portsmouth, United Kingdom, submitted on 10/08/2012
Hi,



A group of us for charity did the Col d''Ornon a day before we tackled l''Alpe this September and to that point the Ornon was the most pleasure I had ever experienced on a bike.

Very gentle gradient and like everywhere in the alps the scenery is sublime.

And the descent is simple fantastic!



enjoy.
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