Kalymnos Great Canyon

A small goat's cave up the gorge from Sea Breeze, Great Canyon has a few slabs and some steeper cave routes that stay in the shade most of the day

Region
Greece - Kalymnos
Rock Type
Limestone
Altitude
100m
Number of routes
20
Range of Routes
6b - 7b
Faces
South West
Sun
After 1pm for most of the crag, although the cave stays in the shade
Climbing Area

Sport and bolted routes

Topo Ref Route Sport Grade Length Quality Description Tick
01 Melomakaronas 6c+ 35m
02 Mystic land 7a 35m
03 Plastic surgery disaster 7b 30m
04 Art in the air 7a 35m
05 Vromikos 6c 35m
06 Boulderhoelle 6b+ 35m
07 Hazouli 6b 30m
07e Hazouli extension 6c 40m
08 Me ponai 6c 30m
09 Rock out 6c 20m
10 Loubi's angels 6b 20m
11 Brave new world 6a+ 30m

Climbs the wall then traverses to the lower off of Divine Comedie

12 Divine Comedie 7a+ 20m

The wall left of sex pistols is steep

13 Sex Pistols 7a 15m **

Steep climbing on big holds, never too hard, but it doesn't give up.

14 Tzatziki kai sokolata 7b 15m

The line of pockets right of Sex pistols to the same lower off

15 Beta Lambda 7b+ 15m

Same lower off as the previous two routes