Mirador de Ézaro: even pro cyclists climb on foot

The peloton has climbed 1.9 km long and up to 29% (according to exact measurements) steep Mirador de Ézaro along the way at Vuelta a España 2013 stage 4. Some of the riders has dismounted and climbed on foot.
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Mirador de Ézaro, the steepest climb in the bicycle racing history

A hundred meters from the beach of Ézaro, where the Galician coast at its best, there is an ominous sign with a red warning triangle: thirty percent (30%) warns the board, then you directly ride against uphill over a huge rock. This is Mirador de Ézaro, the steepest climb in the bicycle racing history.
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