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Sounds like you want a "supported" tour. AC has Cycle Montana, which might be what you're looking for.
I crossed the North Cascades W-E in October one year in the pouring rain. Climbing was OK, the exertion kept me warm but descending from Rainy Pass to Mazama I came close to hypothermia.
Heck, I came close to getting hypothermia due to rain on Sherman Pass (along Northern Tier in Washington) in June!
Buy detailed Michelin maps of France and simply link together the smaller "D" (departmental) routes that are in white and yellow. The choices are seemingly limitless so there is no point in suggesting a specific route. Just put together the little winding roads and go! Camping locations are usually marked on them as well.
I am curious how you managed it. Did you get a roomette? Did you take long layovers along the way to break up the travel?
2% of first-time bicycle tourists underpack, 10% pack just right, and 88% overpack. Don't worry too much about underpacking. Read some of the equipment lists over at crazyguyonabike.com and here on this site to get ideas.