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Col de la Madone
Menton, Alpes-Maritimes, France
About the ride
Famous as a favourite testing climb for generations of top pros, this is a great climb up from the streets of Menton on the French - Italian border. It's such an iconic climb that Trek named their flagship road bike after it. With an average gradient of 6.7% It's not incredibly steep or the longest climb in the area. However, it's still a tough challenge when ridden hard.