Ariège does not go without the practice of road bike ! For all the little queen lover, the cycling destination is ideal: ascent of more than 10 emblematic passes who made the celebrity of many riders of the Tour de France, unmissable circuits, grandiose mountain roads ...

The passes to start the road bike

The Ariège caused a sensation on the Tour de France thanks to the variety of its passes, all so different and so formidable. Who has never dreamed of trying to climb? Ariège is the ideal destination to start road cycling!

  • Core Pass
    1395m altitude
    Departure from Bordes-sur-Lèze
    14.1km at 5.7%
  • Port of Lers
    1m above sea level
    Departure Le Port
    12.9km at 6%

Passes to go further

For road bike addicts, there are of course passes that have marked the cycling stages due to their difficult ascent! Want to rub it?

  • The Col d'Agnes
    1570m altitude
    Departure Aulus-les-Bains
    10.2 km at 8.1%
  • Péguère wall
    1375m altitude
    Departure Boussenac
    9.3km at 7.9%


In addition to the legendary passes, the Ariège offers a large choice of cycling circuits, suitable for all levels!


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