Kalymnos Beach

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

Greece - Kalymnos
Rock Type
Number of routes
Range of Routes
5a - 7c
North East
Gets the sun until about 12.30
Climbing Area

Sport and bolted routes

Topo Ref Route Sport Grade Length Quality Description Tick
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


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.

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