Stage 7 Tomblaine ->La Planche des Belles Filles 199km
Cyclosportive riders are already familiar with La Planche des Belles Filles, where the Trois Ballons race finishes, but the professionals will discover the imposing final climb which leads to the resort. The figures speak for themselves: an ascent which is almost 6 kilometres long, an average gradient of 8.5% and some sections that have a gradient of 13%. The Tour‟s favourites will definitely be successful there!
MOUNTAIN PASSES & HILLS
Km 112.0 - Col de Grosse Pierre - 3.1 km climb to 6.4 % - Category 3
Km 150.5 - Col du Mont de Fourche (620 m) - 3.1 km climb to 6.4 % - Category 3
Km 199.0 - La Planche des Belles Filles - 5.9 km climb to 8.5 % - Category 1
Km 103.5 - GÉRARDMER