Montagne du Semnoz, Tuesday 28th June

I decided to tackle the mountain ‘our’ side of the lake today. No chance of missing the turning today! It was a ride of 15km straight up the cycle track to Annecy. A beautiful ride by the lake, in the sunshine well away from all traffic right until you get into the centre of town.…

Col de la Forclaz, Sunday 26th June

First ‘proper’ ride here didn’t get off to a good start. I set off to ride the aforementioned climb by riding down the cycle way and turning off at a place I have been before but completely missed my turning and was 8 miles further down the track before I realised I had missed it.…

Wifi Status

The wifi signal here at the site is so poor as to be totally non existant. Therefore for the next few days my posts will be less comprehensive than usual I am afraid. I am limited to what I can type on BlackBerry and post via the 3G network data service. I hope the Garmin…

A Rainy Day In Paradise , Wednesday 22nd June

Woke to the sound of thunder early this morning pretty quickly followed by the sound of rain. While we were having breakfast there seemed to be a mass exodus from the site. I have to say though that most were pre-planned as they began preparations last night. Not so for the Dutch couple and child…