The island of Telendos is only a 10 minute boat trip from Myrties jetty. The island has seen a lot of recent development in terms of opening new crags and routes. Many of these routes are in caves and face east making them ideal to visit during the summer.
Rock Climbing Areas on the island of Telendos, Kalymnos
|No||Crag Name/Sector||Total No of Routes||Number of routes in grade range|
|Up to 5c+||6a to 6b+||6c to 7a+||7b & over|
The comprehensive guidebook for Kalymnos is the 8th edition of the Kalymnos rock climbing guidebook published in 2018. This Kalymnos guidebook is produced and published by local climbers with some of the profits contributing to the island’s bolt fund. The guidebook includes a unique scratch code that allows you to download an app of the guidebook for both iOS and Android devices.
For information on getting to Kalymnos, the best time of the year to visit, and the type of equipment required go to the Kalymnos Logistics page.