Mountain Higher: Europe’s Extreme, Undiscovered and Unforgettable Cycle Climbs

September 24, 2019 - Comment

Following the success of Mountain High: Europe’s Greatest Cycle Climbs comes a volume focusing on the continent’s lesser-known, challenging and spectacular mountain roads and passes. From the heights of the Otztal Glacier Road in Austria to the ‘secret’ side of the legendary Alpe d’Huez, Mountain Higher: Europe’s Extreme, Undiscovered and Unforgettable Cycle Climbs explores 50

Following the success of Mountain High: Europe’s Greatest Cycle Climbs comes a volume focusing on the continent’s lesser-known, challenging and spectacular mountain roads and passes. From the heights of the Otztal Glacier Road in Austria to the ‘secret’ side of the legendary Alpe d’Huez, Mountain Higher: Europe’s Extreme, Undiscovered and Unforgettable Cycle Climbs explores 50 soon-to-be cult locations and captures stunning scenery from off the beaten track. Featuring the technical details (maps, profiles, lengths, heights) that made Mountain High an indispensable reference book, as well as dynamic descriptions of the routes themselves and Pete Goding’s breathtaking photography, this book is a stylish and practical guide to the hidden gems that every true cycling enthusiast needs to know about.

Comments

Anonymous says:

An outstanding book! Excellent writing and superb photos. I now want to cycle all the climbs!

Anonymous says:

Five Stars Love it

Anonymous says:

Just as good as the first volume Great read, great photos. There’s some good research in this one and quite a few climbs / areas I’d not heard of. The second best coffee table book for cyclists, after the first volume by Friebe 🙂

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