News — Grossglockner
Salzburg to Milan 2019. Day 1, Salzburg to Zell am See.
Austria Grossglockner Salzburg Tauernradweg Zell am See
67 miles. 2800 ft of climbing. Strava link: https://www.strava.com/activities/2472029201 Waiting at the airport for our flight to depart, Justin popped into a newsagent and returned with a cycling magazine. On the cover, a misty photograph of a mountain covered in clouds, two lone cyclists brave the climb up shiny wet looking roads. “Austria’s highest pass,” read the headline. “Get ready for the mighty Grossglockner.” The picture looked awesome, though slightly terrifying. The type of story you would read about sat at home in the warm comfort of your armchair, and dream that one day you might decide to give it...