Average grade: 8.1 %
Length: 13.2 km
Height start: 744 m
Height top: 1815 m
Elevation: 1071 m
Yet one of the most famous of the mountain climbs on the Tour de France, it is certainly not the toughest one. l'Alpe d'Huez has hosted a stage finish almost every year since 1976. The Tour de France first finished a stage on l'Alpe d'Huez in 1952.
The Alpe d'Huez is situated in Rhone-Alpes
and belongs to the
Starting from Bourg d'Oisans,
the Alpe d'Huez ascent is 13.2 km long. Over this distance, you climb 1071 heightmeters.
The average percentage thus is 8.1 %.
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Since 2005, the Alpe d'Huez will be/was climbed in the following big tour stages:
Tour de France 2013 : Gap - l'Alpe d'Huez on 18/07/2013
Tour de France 2011 : Modane > Alpe-d’Huez on 22/07/2011
La Marmotte 2010 : Marmotte 2010 on 03/07/2010
La Marmotte 2009 : Marmotte 2009 on 04/07/2009
Tour de France 2008 : Embrun > L'Alpe-d'Huez on 23/07/2008
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