7 Peaks Ride
Victoria’s 7 Peaks Alpine Ascent Challenge is an at-your-own pace cycling challenge which takes you up winding mountain roads, around steep turns and past spectacular views right to the top of seven Victorian Alpine Resorts. Your challenge for six months over summer is to take on the toughest road climbs in Australia – which rival some of the famous Tour de France peaks. Climbs to conquer:
- Mt Buller Alpine Resort 15.3kms
- Mt Baw Baw Alpine Resort 6.5kms
- Mount Buffalo National Park 20kms
- Dinner Plain Alpine Village 42.8kms
- Falls Creek Alpine Resort 30.9kms
- Hotham Alpine Resort 32.4kms
- Lake Mountain Alpine Resort 20.9kms
Download the 7 Peaks - Ride High Country App from the below app stores
You can tackle the 7 Peaks (Mt Baw Baw, Mt Buffalo, Mt Buller, Dinner Plain, Falls Creek, Hotham, Lake Mountain) anytime from October to April.
So give your cycling a serious hit of altitude this summer. Throw down the challenge to yourself, your mates or your cycling club. Victoria’s 7 Peaks are there for the taking. Visit the 7 Peaks website for further information and to register for your passport: www.7peaks.com.au.
To give your training a boost, Ambassador Simon Gerrans has put together a training program specifically for the 7 Peaks! Visit www.7peaks.com.au to check it out.
Good luck and happy pedalling!