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Station de Nistos - Bas Nistos


Basic data & ranking

Average grade: 6.1 %

Length: 17.1 km

Height start: 551 m

Height top: 1590 m

Elevation gain: 1039 m

Maximum: %

Station de Nistos rankings

Difficulty ranking world: 1438 (all)
Ranking France: 299 (all)
Ranking Pyrenees: 78 (all)
Difficulty score: 98.32 what?

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The Station de Nistos is situated in Midi-Pyrenees and belongs to the Pyrenees . Starting from Bas Nistos, the Station de Nistos ascent is 17.1 km long. Over this distance, you climb 1039 heightmeters. The average percentage thus is 6.1 %.

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Story by Andy Bromley from Bristol, United Kingdom, submitted on 08/03/2008
Attempted this with 5 friends after watching the TdF start in Lannemezan. Temp was high 20s, we had already cycled about 3 hrs (+ the Aspin and Tourmalet earlier in the week). Those 10%+ sections soon had us gasping and one by one the guys decided discretion was the better part of valour as we still had a 30-40 mile ride back to our fabulous gite(www.allons-y-pyrenees.com/tour_de_france.htm). Past halfway I didnt know that around the next corner was the flatter section after the midway point so I got off for food and drink when I could have kept going. When I made it to the top, there was Chris, the only other nutter who needed to beat the mountain. The climb was a great test of strength, fitness, resolve, and stupidity, the descent was mainly the latter as the loose gravel and very steep gradients meant cornering was fraught. Chris had a blow out a couple of days previously on the Tormalet due to super-heated rims so it was a balancing act between losing enough speed for the corners but not melting the brake blocks! WFrom Jouannot its a fantasic low gradient ride following the river downstream through Bas Nistos and then Lombres. Id rate the climb as a 3 and the descent as a 2 (unless the road sweepers had been out!).
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