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Lac d'Estaing - Argelès Gazost


Basic data & ranking

Average grade: 4.6 %

Length: 15.52 km

Height start: 455 m

Height top: 1166 m

Ascent: 711 m

Lac d'Estaing rankings

Difficulty ranking world: 4228 (all)
Ranking France: 988 (all)
Ranking Pyrenees: 297 (all)
Difficulty score: 58.95 what?

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Description

The Lac d'Estaing is situated in Midi-Pyrenees. This climb belongs to the Pyrenees. Starting from Argelès Gazost, the Lac d'Estaing ascent is 15.52 km long. Over this distance, you climb 711 heightmeters. The average percentage thus is 4.6 %.

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Story by OGF from , Australia, submitted on 17/05/2011
Did this in 2010 on a day when I was trying to do the Aubisque. Having climbed up to Solour from St-Savin, via Bun, I was greeted by a dirty big Ferme sign; roadworks for Le Tour had closed it off to all, including cyclists. Quick change of plan; back down the road to Arrens-Marsous and then onto the treacherously winding and appalling pot-holed road over the Col de Bourdères before hitting the Lac d''Estaing road. From there it was a lovely and fairly easy ride up to the lake, nothing over a few percent. At the lake it was a milka chocolate advert; blue lake, green hills, mounts behind and bell-jangling cows everywhere. Just lovely. A nice bail-out option if the Aubisque is closed or you want a fairly easy day.
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