KASTELLI


Kastelli has some of the best lower grade climbs on the island, with some superb routes on slabs and vertical walls from grade 4-6a+. Like Poets however, there are some sharp holds which can be wearing on the skin. All the routes here are well bolted with clip-gate anchors at the LO.

Routes

34 sport routes (3...7b)
Graded List of Routes
List of First Ascents
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Buttress (click for routes) No. of Routes Route Type Sunshine
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Approach walk Other Page
Appollo
50m beyond the parking for Kastelli, this new sector is identified by the 'Appollo' painted on a...
4
Sport
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Morning Wall
The first buttress you come to on the headland is the side wall of Kastelli Main which is home to...
7
Sport
Early morning sun
Up and down

10 mins

13
Main Wall
The main wall of Kastelli sits in a prominent position above the sea and offers steep slab climbs...
12
Sport
Afternoon sun
Up and down

10 mins

14
Right Wall
Some more excellent low-grade routes that are well worth a visit.
8
Sport
Afternoon sun
Up and down

10 mins

15
Back Cave
On the back side of the Kastelli, facing the mainland, is a short steep cave which has three short...
3
Sport
Sun to mid-afternoon
Up and down

10 mins

Seepage
15
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  • Latest Comments

    For KASTELLI

    Damokles
    "Stay left of the bolts on the upper wall to claim the 6a." 10/Nov

    Pampachoum
    "Crux comes in the form of a few steep pulls on jugs at the end, but it's really ..." 08/Nov

    Sisyphus
    "Much easier than grade 5, more like 3+, but nice climbing none-the-less." 22/Oct

    Akapella
    "Crux low down. Insitu wall a bit of a concern." 19/Jul

    Scarabeus
    "Enjoyable though the rock is rather sharp in places; in parts almost as if you a..." 27/May

    Gefahrliche Brandung
    "Really pleasant climbing up the arete" 01/Nov

    Bambola blue
    "Some of the insitu-quickdraws do not open, so take some with you! Jug pulling on..." 22/Oct

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