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Col de Vars Reviews
Noabis GAugust 16, 2017
Después de mucha subida llegamos al plano de un col que tiene majestuosos picos a su alrededor. El col en sí muy sencillo para no quitar protagonismo al paisaje. Además hay un bar restaurante que te a... more »After much ascent reached the plane of a col which has majestic peaks to its around. The col itself very easy to not remove protagonism to the landscape. In addition there is a bar restaurant serving you divinely after the hard route.
VHM13127August 6, 2017
Petit tour sympa pour un jour d'arrivée à Vars surtout par beau temps. Endroit calme et jolie juste à la sortie de Vars les Claux. La vue est splendide. more »Nice ride for a day of arrival to Vars especially in good weather. Quiet and nice place just at the exit of Vars les Claux. The view is splendid.
314GregoryJuly 29, 2017
Faire une halte en haut du col mythique de Vars procure un plaisir rare. Motards; cyclistes, randonneurs sont à la fête au milieu de ce panorama sublime. Entouré de montagnes et de verdure, nous avons... more »Make a stop at the top of the legendary col de Vars is a rare pleasure. Bikers; cyclists, hikers are partying in the middle of this sublime panorama. Surrounded by mountains and greenery, we decided to dive fuck at the edge of a small pond that is the joy of fishermen (can also dine at the refuge Napoléon located in edge of road)
Boury SebastienAugust 15, 2017Easy access for a departure from ballad to 2,000 m of altitude in the summer.
S. MaureJuly 29, 2017From a cycling point of view, with access by the Valley of Ubaye, the col de Vars is very interesting for a first approach to the mountain passes. It goes up by levels, first in false flat up to Saint Paul, and then with percentages, interspersed a false light dishes up to 4-5 km of the finish and he ends up with more significant ramps then. The bitumen is impeccable (remade by parties for the recent passage of the Tour de France) and the road is very wide. The col de Vars is probably less characteristic and less difficult than other passes of the Ubaye Valley (Allos, location and Restefond in order of increasing difficulty) but it allows well to legs with of climb on steepest roads
Jan TellerJuly 17, 2017Particularly suitable for the hot ride for the izoard
Benjamin Monnerot-DumaineJuly 18, 2017Race bike: start the George (mythical). Done on 16/07/2017 on the stage of the Tour.
Tobias WarningJune 13, 2017Not crowded for a pass Summit and not expensive. The Spaghetti Bolognese are hit.
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