Hautacam 100

Hautacam 100 Personal challenge to climb Hautacam 100 times in 2014. 4th December 2014 Finished with a few weeks to spare. The first 97 were the hardest. It got easier after that. 3rd December 2014 Ride 98. Change in the weather, it was -2.9c at the top and +2c at the bottom.   1st December…

Hautacam

Hautacam Hautacam is a Cat HC climb in the Vallée du Lavedan in Hautes Pyrénées. The climb up Hautacam starts from Argelès-Gazost by the Gave de Pau river near the rugby club, on road D100. The start altitude is 431m. It is 14.5km to the ski station at Hautacam. The road continues for 1.3km to the dead-end…

Hautacam

Hautacam No 27

Ride to Hautacam Today I cycled to the Tour de France stage finish for the 27th time this year. It was a cool morning so I waited for the day to warmup. By the time I went out at 15:00 it was very hot and humid, exactly the weather I hate most. It made it…