Col de la Faucille is a high mountain pass in the department of Ain in the French Jura. It connects the town of Gex in Ain to the towns of Les Rousses and Saint-Claude in the department of Jura.
The Tour de France has traversed this category 3 climb 41 times, starting in 1911 and most recently in 2007.
Heading from the UK this route provides a great entry in to the Alps.
Champagnole to Geneva – 1hr 45mins (89km)
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