Riding The World's Steepest Road? (Probably) | GCN Climbing Challenge

Published on March 3rd 2019


Is this the steepest road in the world? We had to find out just how steep it was for ourselves and see if we could become the fastest cyclists to ride up it. Could we even claim the Strava KOM? GCN Winter Sale - Up To 50% Off: https://gcn.eu/1f9 Subscribe to GCN: http://gcn.eu/SubscribeToGCN Register your interest in the GCN Club: https://gcn.eu/1f8 Submit your content with our new uploader: http://gcn.eu/upload Join our Facebook community: http://gcn.eu/FBCommunity Previously the world’s steepest residential road was Baldwin Street in New Zealand, three and a half kilometers long, averaging 35% with pitches of 38%. This is Ffordd pen Llech in Harlech, claiming to be the steepest with a maxiumum gradient of 36%. Could you get up this climb? What's the steepest road near you? Let us know in the comments below 👇 If you enjoyed this video, make sure to give it a thumbs up and share it with your friends. 👍 If you'd like to contribute captions and video info in your language, here's the link - https://gcn.eu/1f7 Watch more on GCN... 📹 How To Ride Steep Climbs | https://gcn.eu/SteepClimbs Music - licensed by Epidemic Sound: Antidote X - Van Sandano. Magnificent March 1 - Johannes Bornlöf. National Anthem Wales - Traditional. One Last Mission - Niklas Johansson. Rise Up 1 - Johannes Bornlöf. Younger Than Yesterday 3 - Martin Landh. Photos: © Velo Collection (TDW) / Getty Images & © Bettiniphoto / http://www.bettiniphoto.net/