Kalymnos is one of the most popular sport climbing destinations in the world. Greek food and culture, the mediterranean sea and world class climbing on steep . May 3, Kalymnos must be one of the world’s best known sport climbing This new Rockfax guidebook covers all the climbing in the usual Rockfax style – huge . bolt fund for the area associated with this guide then please click here. Simon Montmory is a certified climbing guide (French National Diploma) living on the island of Kalymnos, the world famous climber’s paradise. He provides.

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Still – tie a knot in the end as there are many rope stretchers even for a Does anyone know of any camp grounds on Kalymnos? You can rap or lower directly on a single cold shut if that was used. Kalymnos is a Greek island situated in the Dodecanese sea. Looking to travel early November. Add New Photo Photo Photo copy. Would you gkide athletic wear for this place or activity?

It’s an effort to get to Kalymnos, but so worth it! We are friends of greek-tourism. There is something for everybody with grades from 5a to 9a 5.


All of your saved places can be found here in My Trips. Check out the full review at Climbapedia. All proceeds from the sale of the app go to the Glaros Bolt Fund to fund replacement and new hardware for Kalymnos routes. There might be more goats on…. The atmosphere is quite different here than other locales, the climbers tend to be a little older and tend to travel as couples as opposed to a place like Thailand.


You can walk or take a short scooter trip to the grocery in Massouri; it’s a 20 minute scooter ride to Pothia. Definitely try the stuffed Calamari grilled full calamari with feta.

Feb 13, Beta: You may want one or two of these if you’re going to push your grade or be climbing above 5. We found the taverna owner Anthony to be kind, accommodating and wise: Steven Lucarelli Moab, UT. Throughout the 5 days we each increased our ability to lead by 2 grades. Simon brought us to all of Thrashed climbing shoe tree at the climbers bar. At first I was a little taken aback by the price of the guidebook but after using it for a week and considering all the additional routes compared to the previous guide I now consider it good value.

Guidebooks are shipped within 3 business days of completed payment via international airmail by the Greek Post Office. Kalymnos counts about 60 sectors, scattered mostly on the East and Northeast side of the island.

Since then there has been the version plus a reprint and addenda in and now this new edition has 64 fully described sectors and over routes. Because of this, many of the grades painted on the rock will be higher than that of the guide. Luke BertelsenJason Halladay Sunday. More importantly, Poppy the owner was extremely nice and keeps the place immaculately clean!

Thank ialymnos very much for 2 fantastic days climbing with you. Visit Vathy and Palionisos. The edition of the Kalymnnos guidebook is clearly an exception to this rule and without doubt the best guidebook I have ever used Although the climbing on Kalymnos is world know for it’s super steep walls and unbelievable caves littered with insane stalactites, tufa’s and tufa-blobs, there is much more to find on this Island.


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The exception is at the climbers nest and Glaros. Plus if you decide to visit other islands while your there you can just take your scooter on the ferry so you’ll have a ride wherever you go.

I would like to kslymnos if shops in Kalymnos where I could buy the new guidebook will be open during November? The best topo to date I have seen – and you know that I climb since 40 years around all climbing sites. climhing

Often there is some down time waiting for the ferry departure. Keegan, I spent a month there in fall This is a good option since its cheaper than an airplane and saves you money by not having to pay for an extra night somewhere. Ambiance Cafe is a great local resource for climbers.

Santorini or Crete would be well worth a stay. Headed there in early to mid June- is this a bad idea with weather? We took a ferry from Pothia the main port for Athens and stayed at the Melinda’s Apartments. You WILL push your grades.

DivineRobot on looking for climbing partner 11 Dec. May 6, Beta: Yes, Dovile, there are some shops at Masouri and Myrties that sell our guidebook and stay open all winter long. Well done again Aris and team. Kalymnos climbing guide, Simon, was most excellent and professional in every way. Name required Mail will not be published required Website. Simon showed up right on time at at the Philoxnia Hotel to take myself, my 26 year old daughter and