Col de Menthières

Confort, France

The Col de Menthières is a col with a length of 9 kilometer. This is a category 1 col. It is located in Confort, Rhône-Alpes, France. The average grade of this col is 6.6% with a maximum of 8.5%. The Col de Menthières ascents from 574 meter at the start, to 1.136 meter at the top, with a total of 571 ascending meters.


Col de Menthières Profile


Distance 9 km
Elevation gain 571 m
Average grade 6.6 %
Maximum grade 8.5 %
Climb category 1
Minimum elevation 574 m
Maximum elevation 1136 m

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The Menthières pass is a pass in the Jura massif, located in the Valserine valley in the French department of Ain, and reaching an altitude of 1136 metres. It is located in the commune of Chézery-Forens and connects this capital to the hamlet of Menthières. The pass is regularly used by the Tour de l'Ain.

- Tour de l'Ain 2019 - Stage 2
- Tour de l'Ain 2020 - Stage 2