The Oisans Col Series is THE unmissable event for cyclists! With no fixed start time, cyclists can enjoy the Col du Solude without any exhaust fumes!
The road is closed to cars from 9am to 11am between La Palud d'Ornon (7 km from Bourg d'Oisans) and the Col du Solude.
On arrival at the Col du Solude, refreshments will be available for cyclists to keep up their strength before setting off again.
There is the option of a loop (for the more adventurous) via Villard-Notre-Dame D219 to Bourg d'Oisans.
Distance: 11 km
Height gain: 750 m
Average time: 1h30
Oisans Col Series - Every Tuesday this summer - Roads closed to motor vehicles
Every Tuesday morning, cyclists can climb the following passes and roads without any cars on the road: Col de la Croix de Fer and Glandon, Col du Solude, Col d'Ornon, Col de Sarenne, Col du Sabot, the climbs to Alpe d'Huez, Villard Reculas Oz-en-Oisans and Les 2 Alpes.
This is a free, non-timed gathering of cyclists, with no prior registration and no fixed start time. The organisers may have to cancel a date in case of bad weather.
Please obey all traffic laws and ride safely!
Dates and routes of the 2023 Oisans Col Series
Cols de la Croix de Fer and Glandon: Tuesday 4 July 2023 from 9am to noon.
Col du Solude: Tuesday 11 July 2023 from 9am to 11am.
Climb to Villard-Reculas: Tuesday 18 July 2023 from 9am to 11am.
Climb to Les 2 Alpes: Tuesday 25 July 2023 from 9am to 11am.
Col du Sabot: Tuesday 1 August 2023 from 9am to noon.
Climb to Alpe d'Huez: Tuesday 8 August 2023 from 9am to 11am.
Col d'Ornon : Tuesday 15 August 2023 from 9am to 11am.
Climb to Oz-en-Oisans: Tuesday 22 August 2023 from 9am to 11am.
Col de Sarenne: Tuesday 29 August 2023 from 9.45am to noon.
Tuesday 11 July 2023 between 9 am and 11 am.
Cancelled in case of bad weather.
Start point on the map.