Climbing the Puy de Dôme
Climbing the Puy de Dôme individually is no longer possible. Because of the creation of a tourist train - the Panoramique des Dômes - the Puy de Dôme is closed to individual cyclists. However, a special event for cyclists is being organised each year, in general on the 3rd Sunday in June.
23 June 2019 - La Montée du Puy de Dôme
Climbing the Puy de Dôme on a bicycle is possible on Sunday, 23 June 2019 the La Montée du Puy de Dôme event. A maximum of 300 cyclists can participate in this event. There is more French information available and there is an online registration form, but we can also help with your registration for this event.
The climb covers 494 meters of climbing in 4,5 kilometers which leads to an avarage percentage increase of 11%. A Strava segment does exist.