Climbing the Puy de Dôme

Erwin with the Puy de Dôme on the background 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.

Climbing the Puy de Dôme on a bicycle WAS possible on Sunday, 24 June 2018 the La Montée de Puy de Dôme event. A maximum of 300 cyclists could participate in this event. There was an online registration form, but we can also help with your registration for this event.

The Puy de Dôme climb 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.