Kalymnos Beach

Solid climbing on rough rock with good holds in a beautiful location. Shade after midday

Region
Greece - Kalymnos
Rock Type
Limestone
Altitude
0m
Number of routes
25
Range of Routes
5a - 7c
Faces
North East
Sun
Gets the sun until about 12.30
Climbing Area

Sport and bolted routes

Topo Ref Route Sport Grade Length Quality Description Tick
04z SECTOR MAIN CLIFF
05 Goat Memorial 5b 25m **

The left hand side of the preliminary wall between the beach and the main crag

06 Sea Urchin 6a 20m *
07 Family Business 5b 25m **

The left hand side of the main crag

08 Suite 5c **

Nice slab, with a strangely highly placed lower off that is hard to clip

09 Pierro + Angelo 6a 30m **

Nice fingery slab, low in the grade

10 Ciuccia Bay 6b 30m **

Steep slab / wall climbing

11 One Year 6c+ 30m ***

easy up to the bulge, and then an interesting and tiring series of moves to the lower off

12 Rocco Famiily 6c+ 25m *
13 Apollo's miracle 7b+ 25m ***

A hard boulder problem start leads to the excellent top wall

14 Elizabeth 7b 25m ***

An excellent steep climb with good holds all the way

15 Four Years 7c+ 20m ***
16 Material Man 7a+ 18m **

over a bulge and up the slab to the tufa and powerful move to reach good holds and the lower off

17 Where are my bolts? 6b+ 20m **

The left hand side of the red wall

18 Levante 6b 20m **

The rmiddle of the red wall

19 Bronchitos 6a 20m *

The right hand side of the red wall

20 Sweet Remy 5a 15m *

the short slab just right

21 Blue Lagoon 5b 25m **

Just right again, the last route before the walk to the far right sector

29 SECTOR FAR RIGHT

50m right of the main cliff, in a gully next to the sea

30 Tomboy 6c 25m ***

About 50m to the right of the main crag is an excellent wall sheltered from the sea by a huge boulder. Tomboy climbs the left hand side of the wall on pockets and flat holds

31 Karpouzi 5c+ 20m ***

The obvious flake

32 Octopus Crack 7b+ 35m Gold

The very impressive overhanging crack is sustained and exhausting

33 Flying Fish 7a+ 20m ***

The steep wall right of Octopus crack has some big holds and strenuous moves.