Men at work between Le Claux and Cheylade! Difficult passage but possible!
D680: men at work between Les Trois Burons and Col de Néronne. Déviation: use the D35 and D37 (Saint-Paul-de-Salers and Recusset) = some more climbing...
Les Fadas du Puy Mary
The idea of a cycling tourist from the Auvergne
The Puy Mary
From the top of the Puy Mary, the largest European volcano and listed as a "Grand Site de France", you have an unspoilt 360°-view of the Cantal and the seven glacier valleys.
“The Fools of Puy Mary” is open for everyone starting at the age of 18 years who realizes in one day two, three of four different climbs of Col du Pas de Peyrol/Puy Mary (1588m) there and back with his bike with only his own muscular strenght.
The biker chooses the starting place and the order of the climbs!
The biker who achieves two different climbs becomes FADASSOU* (6 possibilities).
The biker who achieves three different climbs becomes FADA (4 possibilities).
The biker who achieves four different climbs becomes GRAND FADA.
*Fadassou: a diminutive of fada typical in the Auvergne.
The registration must reach the responsible correspondent (firstname.lastname@example.org), together with the payment (€10), two to three weeks before the attempt.
Payment: only bank transfer on the bank account is accepted.
Holder: Les Fadas du Puy Mary; B-9100 Sint-Niklaas; Belgium
IBAN: BE18 1030 4602 6265
The attached member will then receive a frame-plate and a check card on which he collects the necessary stamps and mentions the hours of transit.
Download the entry form here
Places to mark
1. At the beginning of each climb: shop, post-office, city-hall, etc…
2. Only one stamp on top (Pas de Peyrol)
The participants must respect the highway code just like any temporary measures and a lighting have if this would be necessary.
The participants are required to have a liability insurance. The organizer can never be held liable in case of accident.
After delivering the stamped check card the new member receives back his check card with the hierarchical sequence number on it together with his certificate and a souvenir.