A view of Peyresourde, Hautes-Pyrénées with a ski slope at the resort of Peyragudes.
|Location||Gouaux-de-Larboust (Haute-Garonne), Germ (Hautes-Pyrénées)|
|Top elevation||2,240 m (7,349 ft)|
|Base elevation||1,590 m (5,217 ft)|
The resort was created in 1988, when the Peyresourde and Agudes stations were joined together.
Tour de France
In 2012, Peyragudes was the finish of Stage 17 of the Tour de France. The summit of the climb for the purposes of the King of the Mountains was 1,000 m. before the end of the stage, at a height of 1,603 m (5,259 ft). First over the summit was Alejandro Valverde, who went on to win the stage, with Chris Froome and Bradley Wiggins 19 seconds behind.
- "Peyragudes dans le Tour de France" (in French). Le Dico du tour. Retrieved 30 June 2012.
- "Stage 17: Bagnères-de-Luchon – Peyragudes". Tour de France. Amaury Sport Organisation. Retrieved 30 June 2012.
- "July 19, Stage 17: Bagnères-de-Luchon – Peyragudes 143.5km". Cycling News. Future Publishing Limited. 26 June 2012. Retrieved 30 June 2012.