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Avoriaz Mountain Road
Sport, Cycling sports, Cycle tourism route in Morzine
Warning: Unsecured hours
This wide and famous road leading up to the resort of Avoriaz provides endless opportunities to enjoy the mountain views. Gradient: 6%
An iconic route climbed officially for the first time during the 1975 Tour de France. The best time - 33 minutes - still belongs to Bernard Hinault.
Every summer two Morzine-Avoriaz races are hosted by the Morzine-Avoriaz Bike Club on 14th July and on the second Sunday in August. A clocking-in and out machine is available all summer so you can time yourself. Cards available from Morzine and Avoriaz tourist offices.
The climb starts from Morzine church.