Twelve more must-ride cycling climbs for your bucket list

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Twelve more must-ride climbs for your bucket list

More of the longest, hardest and highest climbs to ride

Nothing captures a cyclist’s imagination more than a climb. Whether it’s the length, gradient, altitude or outright beauty, we continue to be drawn to the solitude and suffering of riding a bike uphill.

Having already brought you 12 must-ride climbs to tackle before you die – including Mont Ventoux, Alpe d’Huez and Bealach na Bà – our second installment brings another dozen iconic ascents to the table.

Nothing captures a cyclist’s imagination more than a climb (Pic: Mike Cotty)

Part two includes everything from England’s Ventoux to the mythical climbs of the Tour de France, and from the highest paved road in Europe to a climb considered the most difficult in the world, rising from sea level to 4,217m in one fell swoop.

Here are twelve more must-ride climbs for your bucket list. Got a suggestion of your own? Share it in the RoadCyclingUK forum.

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