|Stace and Steve's
Tour de France
Backroads Days 1-3
Backroads Days 4-6
Paris, and London
and I got a Backroads "boost" to the Col de Lauteret and then rode up
to Col Du Galibier, the high point in this year's Tour.
The Backroads crew had positioned an RV just 2 switchbacks from the summit. We watched Rasmussen as he worked for the King of the Mountain polka-dot jersey.
|At the Col des Aravis, we
were treated to some local enthusiasm and history. Our
neighboring spectators had been coming up to this Col for decades to
watch the Tour.
is an incredibly charming village, located between Annecy and Chamonix.
We hiked up the ski area to get a view of Mont Blanc.
|Annecy is a beautiful resort
town, and we were treated to amazing French food.