Climb Portal route: Col du Tourmalet

Climb details

Distance17.12 km / 10.64 mi
Elevation gain1217 m / 3992.7 ft
Average incline7%
Climb category
Effort5/5

Map

7m at 0.0%7m at 0.0%7m at 0.0%7m at 0.0%157m at 5.4%126m at 13.1%105m at -1.7%110m at -4.7%164m at 0.9%213m at -0.2%78m at 3.9%106m at 1.4%125m at 4.2%131m at 5.6%123m at 7.7%80m at -0.6%175m at 4.6%51m at 4.0%158m at 0.1%222m at 2.7%106m at 3.8%147m at 4.1%106m at 7.6%57m at 5.3%66m at 4.6%117m at 4.3%103m at 4.8%123m at 4.0%71m at 8.5%63m at 9.5%51m at 3.9%118m at 7.6%120m at 8.3%154m at 11.1%125m at 6.4%133m at 3.0%61m at 4.9%136m at 9.6%118m at 4.2%133m at 13.5%140m at 4.3%161m at 8.1%127m at 7.1%109m at 3.7%56m at 10.9%55m at -9.2%107m at 13.1%129m at 8.6%58m at 3.5%126m at 5.5%120m at 8.3%126m at 8.0%126m at 7.9%118m at 6.8%141m at 8.5%120m at 8.3%124m at 5.7%129m at 7.8%62m at 6.5%145m at 8.9%28m at 9.5%48m at 7.0%120m at 8.3%152m at 7.9%160m at 6.3%147m at 5.5%162m at 8.0%151m at 8.0%52m at -11.5%59m at 10.1%56m at 14.3%122m at 9.0%105m at 16.2%122m at 5.8%75m at 8.0%188m at 8.0%33m at 12.5%37m at 8.4%40m at 7.1%136m at 13.2%141m at 3.5%122m at 11.5%141m at 6.4%134m at 6.0%145m at 6.9%147m at 4.8%171m at 11.7%145m at 6.9%158m at 7.0%150m at 8.0%145m at 8.3%166m at 4.8%151m at 8.6%130m at 8.5%170m at 7.6%141m at 9.2%55m at 16.3%121m at 3.3%72m at 16.6%114m at 8.8%71m at 18.2%147m at 2.7%67m at 7.5%70m at 7.1%57m at 12.4%60m at 11.7%141m at 7.8%151m at 8.6%162m at 7.4%57m at 8.7%60m at 8.4%60m at 5.0%105m at 9.6%145m at 5.5%120m at 7.5%130m at 7.7%154m at 5.8%171m at 7.6%153m at 6.5%146m at 7.6%128m at 7.0%133m at 6.0%127m at 7.9%158m at 7.0%129m at 6.2%142m at 7.7%134m at 6.7%144m at 7.6%121m at 7.4%125m at 7.2%145m at 6.9%39m at 12.8%57m at 5.3%124m at 8.1%104m at 7.7%105m at 9.6%54m at 9.3%54m at 7.3%34m at 13.7%48m at 5.0%143m at 9.1%62m at 8.1%73m at 8.2%151m at 6.6%129m at 7.7%135m at 7.4%63m at 7.9%101m at 8.0%53m at 7.5%151m at 12.4%26m at 3.8%30m at 3.4%109m at 10.4%156m at 9.0%50m at 12.0%67m at 12.0%8m at 0.0%8m at 0.0%8m at 0.0%8m at 0.0%26m at -0.0%26m at 0.0%26m at 0.0%26m at 0.0%26m at 0.0%26m at 0.0%26m at 0.0%26m at 0.0%26m at 0.0%26m at 0.0%26m at 0.0%26m at 0.0%8m at -0.0%

Elevation profile

0.0km3.5km7.0km10.5km13.9km17.4km0m325m650m975m1300m7m at 0.0%7m at 0.0%7m at 0.0%7m at 0.0%157m at 5.4%126m at 13.1%105m at -1.7%110m at -4.7%164m at 0.9%213m at -0.2%78m at 3.9%106m at 1.4%125m at 4.2%131m at 5.6%123m at 7.7%80m at -0.6%175m at 4.6%51m at 4.0%158m at 0.1%222m at 2.7%106m at 3.8%147m at 4.1%106m at 7.6%57m at 5.3%66m at 4.6%117m at 4.3%103m at 4.8%123m at 4.0%71m at 8.5%63m at 9.5%51m at 3.9%118m at 7.6%120m at 8.3%154m at 11.1%125m at 6.4%133m at 3.0%61m at 4.9%136m at 9.6%118m at 4.2%133m at 13.5%140m at 4.3%161m at 8.1%127m at 7.1%109m at 3.7%56m at 10.9%55m at -9.2%107m at 13.1%129m at 8.6%58m at 3.5%126m at 5.5%120m at 8.3%126m at 8.0%126m at 7.9%118m at 6.8%141m at 8.5%120m at 8.3%124m at 5.7%129m at 7.8%62m at 6.5%145m at 8.9%28m at 9.5%48m at 7.0%120m at 8.3%152m at 7.9%160m at 6.3%147m at 5.5%162m at 8.0%151m at 8.0%52m at -11.5%59m at 10.1%56m at 14.3%122m at 9.0%105m at 16.2%122m at 5.8%75m at 8.0%188m at 8.0%33m at 12.5%37m at 8.4%40m at 7.1%136m at 13.2%141m at 3.5%122m at 11.5%141m at 6.4%134m at 6.0%145m at 6.9%147m at 4.8%171m at 11.7%145m at 6.9%158m at 7.0%150m at 8.0%145m at 8.3%166m at 4.8%151m at 8.6%130m at 8.5%170m at 7.6%141m at 9.2%55m at 16.3%121m at 3.3%72m at 16.6%114m at 8.8%71m at 18.2%147m at 2.7%67m at 7.5%70m at 7.1%57m at 12.4%60m at 11.7%141m at 7.8%151m at 8.6%162m at 7.4%57m at 8.7%60m at 8.4%60m at 5.0%105m at 9.6%145m at 5.5%120m at 7.5%130m at 7.7%154m at 5.8%171m at 7.6%153m at 6.5%146m at 7.6%128m at 7.0%133m at 6.0%127m at 7.9%158m at 7.0%129m at 6.2%142m at 7.7%134m at 6.7%144m at 7.6%121m at 7.4%125m at 7.2%145m at 6.9%39m at 12.8%57m at 5.3%124m at 8.1%104m at 7.7%105m at 9.6%54m at 9.3%54m at 7.3%34m at 13.7%48m at 5.0%143m at 9.1%62m at 8.1%73m at 8.2%151m at 6.6%129m at 7.7%135m at 7.4%63m at 7.9%101m at 8.0%53m at 7.5%151m at 12.4%26m at 3.8%30m at 3.4%109m at 10.4%156m at 9.0%50m at 12.0%67m at 12.0%8m at 0.0%8m at 0.0%8m at 0.0%8m at 0.0%26m at -0.0%26m at 0.0%26m at 0.0%26m at 0.0%26m at 0.0%26m at 0.0%26m at 0.0%26m at 0.0%26m at 0.0%26m at 0.0%26m at 0.0%26m at 0.0%8m at -0.0%

Frequently asked questions

FAQ: How do I ride a climb through a climb portal?

You can access the climb portal by riding one the special climb portal routes in Zwift. These contain a portal road which gives you access to the climb portal.

FAQ: Why are climbs accessible through the climb portal not aligned with their real-world GPS coordinates?

The climbs accessible through the climb portal have been rotated in such a way that the road at their starting point connects in a smooth way to a portal road in Zwift. The actual climb route and elevation profile still match the original climb.

FAQ: What do the climb categories , , , and mean?

Climbs are categorized based on how tough they are, which depends both on the climb's length and its average incline. The toughest climbs are rated (HC comes from Hors Cat├ęgorie, which is French for beyond categorization). Less tough climbs are rated as category , less tough climbs than those are rated as , and onwards with and . Any climb less tough than category four does not get a rating.