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Col de la Croix in Winter by Alain Rumpf

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http://aswisswithapulse.tumblr.com
Photographer:
Alain Rumpf
Location:
Col de la Croix, Switzerland

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Camera:
Sony DSC-RX100
Lens:
Shutter Speed:
1/800
Aperture:
F7.1
Focal Length:
10mm
ISO Speed:
125

Col de la Croix in Winter

By Alain Rumpf on January 19, 2013

The Col de la Croix (1778m) connects the Rhone Valley to the ski resort of Les Diablerets, in the French speaking part of Switzerland. It climbs 1300m in 18km and will feature in the queen stage of the 2013 Tour de Romandie. In winter, the top part, starting from Villars-sur-Ollon (1250m), is closed to traffic. It is a cross country skiing track, one of the hardest in the area. The photo shows the last switchback before the col
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  • http://www.cyclingTipsBlog.com cyclingTips

    And the view in a couple months when spring hits (via http://www.twitter.com/danpatitucci):

  • Christophe

    Best to climb it from Bex to Villars then the Col. Hard climb, but gorgeous views!