VeloNews Road Col Collective climbs Ventoux’s quiet side Climb the lesser-known side of the Giant of Provence, the Malaucène side of Mont Ventoux in France, an epic 21.4km ascent. Facebook Icon Twitter Icon Email Icon The Col Collective climbs Mont Ventoux from the Malaucène side of the mountain. Heading out the door? Read this article on the new Outside+ app available now on iOS devices for members! Download the app.