Kalymnos Jurassic Park

A scenic walk to an excellent crag that is usually far from the madding crowds. It has two sides, the left hand is a steep wall with lots of big pockets, the right hand is overhanging with a large cave, that is also peppered with large pockets and holds.

Region
Greece - Kalymnos
Rock Type
Limestone
Altitude
300m
Number of routes
30
Range of Routes
6b - 8b+
Faces
South West
Climbing Area

Sport and bolted routes

Topo Ref Route Sport Grade Length Quality Description Tick
01 Fossil Wall 6c+ 25m ***
02 Pegasus 7a 25m ***

Big jugs up the wall then a couple of thinner sections. Excellent

03 Nike 7a+ 35m ***
04 Dike 7a 30m ***
05 Pterodactyl 6b+ 20m ***

Big holds up the steep wall

05e Full Wingspan 7b 30m **

The extension to Pterodactyl over the roof

07 Themelis 6b 35m ***

Another route with good holds the whole way

08 Cesta do Praveku 7a+ 30m **

Scramble up to the ledge and then the left hand side of th small cave

09 Houftasaurus 7b 25m ***
10 St Savvas 7b+ 20m **
11 Carnivore 7c 30m ***
12 Kalinycta Mer 7b+ 30m ***

Excellent

13 Raptor 7c+ 30m ***

Lovely holds up to the big tufa below the roof, then hard moves and sustained climbing to the top

14 Atlantis 8b 30m ***
15 Rendez with Platon 8b 30m ***
16 O Lakos ton Leonton 8b+ 30m ***
17 Labyrinth 8b 25m ***
18 Paleolithic Line 7b+ 15m ***

sustained

19 Nicola la tigre 7c 15m ***

A short, steep route from the left hand side of the cave

20 The Sickle 7c 15m ***

The RHS side of the cave

21 Neolithic Line 7c 15m ***