Auris Station to St Jean de Maurienne

70 mi (112 km), 9,500 ft vertical (2,900 m)

Approaching the town of Villard Reculas, an early lunch stop.

In the town.

Looking for the lunch stop.

Jump way ahead to the top of the Col de la Croix de Fer (6,781 ft / 2,067 m). Here Pam, prepares to push off.

She was eager to move along so she could ride at her own pace.

Off she goes.

Dave is ready to follow suit.

He gets ready.

The cafe.

Opposite the cafe Rich has his picture taken.