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Old 01-12-06, 09:54 AM
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International climb database

Just found this link - it's a pretty awesome (though not complete) database of paved road climbs throughout the world. pretty good for U.S. climbs, less thorough in other parts of the world -- and there's not a lot of detail on the climbs - but a good starting point if you're visiting somewhere new!
http://www.torelli.com/kom/default.htm
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Thats a good collection, but as you note, the structure is in place, but the details need to be completed (especially the most important detail on the elevation gain & distance)

Here is a link to a collection of Arizona climbs with some pictures as well as a some other climbs in different states and countries.
AZ Road Climbing Page

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I like the King Of the Mountains database, cuz you can identify climbs in a given region, then google it for more info. would definitely be better with all the specifics though - love that AZ page!
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Thanks for the link socks. Bookmarked it. Going to visit longer later tonight with a cup of tea.

Interesting that TN has the highest summit, paved-road climb in the Eastern US. I had always thought it was Mt. Washington.
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There's a really good website for climbs in Europe at www.salite.ch
It even includes climb profiles...
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Here's a good website for those interested in climbs in New England.

http://northeastcycling.com/

Lot's of interesting data on the climbs themselves and the power needed to get up them.
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Originally Posted by SpongeDad
Here's a good website for those interested in climbs in New England.

http://northeastcycling.com/
that site's awesome - especially the comparisons with huez and stelvio. very informative.
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