Grand Taureau

Pontarlier, France

The Grand Taureau is a col with a length of 9.2 kilometer. This is a category 2 col. It is located in Pontarlier, Franche-Comté, France. The average grade of this col is 4.9% with a maximum of 7.8%. The Grand Taureau ascents from 870 meter at the start, to 1.323 meter at the top, with a total of 454 ascending meters.


Grand Taureau Profile


Distance 9.2 km
Elevation gain 454 m
Average grade 4.9 %
Maximum grade 7.8 %
Climb category 2
Minimum elevation 870 m
Maximum elevation 1323 m

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In the Tour de France 1985 stage 10 it was called the Côte du Larmont-Pontarlier. They finished at an heigth of 1210 m after a climb of 6.8 km.