The Col de Joux Verte is situated to the south of the Lake Leman and might be less famous than Avoriaz, the ski-station at the top of the climb. Morzine is the well-known starting place of the south side of the climb. The first kilometers are pretty easy but then it goes up all of a sudden, gradully to over 11%. Luckily, you have passed the most difficult hairpin part already after 6 km. The next six are do-able, climbing towards Avoriaz. About two km before the ski-station, you reach the top.
The Col de la Joux Verte is situated in Rhone-Alpes
and belongs to the
Starting from Morzine,
the Col de la Joux Verte ascent is 12.5 km long. Over this distance, you climb 800 heightmeters.
The average percentage thus is 6.4 %.
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