Jura Mountains


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Ju·ra Mountains

 (jo͝or′ə, zhü-rä′)
A range extending about 240 km (150 mi) along the French-Swiss border and rising to 1,720 m (5,643 ft). The area is a popular year-round resort region.
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Moritz, and in the nearby Vaud Alps and French Jura mountains.
He's in the Swiss Jura mountains to discover the secrets of a giant network of tunnels and chambers.
30pm DAVID ATTENBOROUGH introduces viewers to the protagonists of a spectacular story - the queens and workers of an incredible ant society in the Swiss Jura mountains.
30pm NATURE Sir David is in the Jura Mountains in Switzerland.
Also in Miami, Audemars Piguet has partnered with Art Basel since 2013, curating collectors' lounges that convey the spirit of the watch brand's native Jura mountains, as well as commissioning work from up-and-coming artists.
This exclusive movement was developed and designed by the R&D department of the Geneva watch company and produced by the movement manufacturer based in Le Cret-du-Locle, in the Jura Mountains.
THE Tour's entry to the Jura mountains produced a full-on day of racing on stage eight - with victory going to breakaway rider Lilian Calmejane - and the action over today's seven climbs should be even better.
Stage eight from Dole to Station Des Rousses in the Jura Mountains contains three categorised climbs in the second half of its 187.
Sitting at the southern end of the Jura mountains, sandwiched between two magnificent regional parks - the mountainous Chartreuse and Bauges - and fringed by some sizeable lakes, Chambery is both a beautiful city and a phenomenal cycling hub.
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While many observers have been struggling to understand why Quintana and Valverde have not harassed Froome with relentless attacks in the Pyrenees and the Jura mountains, Unzue says his cautious approach was right.
The 100-mile stage in the Jura mountains, which included some tricky descents, was an opportunity for his rivals to attack.