Climbing on the island Karpathos
This is the definitive sport climbing guidebook for Karpathos, a beautiful Dodecanese Island near Crete. The guidebook details 342 routes with; 80 routes between F3 to F5c+; 183 routes between F6a and F6c+; 71 routes between F7a and F7c+; and 8 routes between F8a and F9a.
The guidebook is split into 8 main crags with Adia and Yvonne being the largest, and there are 32 sectors in total. All the routes are shown on colour photo topos, along with French grades and the number of bolts. For each of the 8 crags there are detailed maps and approach information, along with GPS coordinates for the car parking areas.
Published in June 2020, this revised 2nd edition, includes around 100 more routes than the previous edition. It is also written throughout in 4 languages these being English, Spanish, German and Russian, plus it has a good selection of action photographs. Karpathos is mostly famous for its exotic beaches and great windsurfing however, it is now home to some fantastic sport climbing.
language english, spanish, german, russian