Residence Le Clos des Fontaneilles
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... views and white-knuckle, picturesque descents.
We arrived in Prades very late in the afternoon, but discovered when we went out and wandered this small village for dinner and drink that there was a town festival with music, dancing, a parade, and bonfire being held, so we had entertainment provided for our meal al fresco beside the town square.
... the col. A couple quick photos later and we were on our way down.
It was quite a descent. First, right near the top was a small uphill that none of us pedalled over since we got enough momentum from the downhill just before it to carry us over--that was cool! Then after that there were relatively steep sections with tight switchbacks alternating with longer straight runs. This would definitely be the more difficult direction to climb from.
We found a ...
... since the road had been completely washed out. He added, that we should have paid attention to the sign at the bottom of the hill.... We texted everyone else to take the direct route on an un-nice N road, and turned around and started down. Part way down we met Mark on his way up who was not impressed with this turn of events, then after we got on the N road we met Steve and Gilles who were in a ...
... col of the day, Port de Lers. We stopped to reload at a small cafe/bar located at the low point between these two cols at the junction of D8 ad D18--no idea how this place is even here, let alone open although we did see a tour bus--before we hit a wrinkle.
There was a sign announcing a road closure at or just past the top of Port de Lers. This was only moderately disconserting, though. We've see road closures before and more ...
... it's nothing but snow fields and villages for snow fields.
In spots the houses look pink. It's because the stone around is all pink and that's what they use to build the houses. Amazing to see. Houses perched on mountain tops and villages sitting in the valley and on little 'pimples' that rise in the valley. Many years and years old. Saw one that has yet to be claimed and I claim it for my next house!