Grosse Ilse (French "Grosse Ile") or "big island" is located in the Gulf of Saint Lawrence in Quebec, Canada. It is one of the 21-islands ilse-aux Grues archipelago. It is part of the municipality of Saint-Antoine-de-I'lsle-aux-Grues, located in Chaudiere-Appalaches region of the province.
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Bicycling / Cycling in Old Blewett Pass Road, Wenatchee, Washington USA
Old Blewett Pass Road in located on US-97 S road from Peshastin towards Ellensburg on the right. The road is no longer used by many cars and it is perfect for cycling. It is 14 mi/22.5 km long, one way, with an elevation gain of 2400 ft/731 m. The difficulty level of this ride is in category one, not suitable for beginners.
The average gradient of the terrain is at 5% and the maximum at 8%. The route has no technical difficulties, except from rough pavement, but it is long, so a good physical condition is required. You will bike through amazing nature with dense forest around you and some amazing views of the Cascade Mountains, in a curvy, through the mountains road.
Old Blewett Pass is a great ride for bicycle enthusiasts to escape the city and take a deep, refreshing breath of fresh, clean mountain air.