Climbing

Climbing Area in Malia

Malia Rock Climbing Area is for those who live to climb. It is located within walking distance from Villa Mare Monte (Approximately 250 meters of hiking) and consists of three sectors. During summer it's possible to climb even during the hot days due to being in the shadow. To reach the area walk around Villa Mare Monte and on the south side you will see a small hand made door in front of you. Open it and follow the red signs. You will need around 10 minutes to get to the rocks.

SAFETY FIRST:
** Always note that the climbing area is dedicated to certified to climb people. 
** The area is public and not under maintenance, therefore you need to be extremely cautious with safety.
** The bolts need to be thoroughly inspected as some might be old


Sector 1
The first sector is located on the left side of the face as showing in the top and described below.

Route name: "Miss Latino" (1) 
50-meter rope needed
Grade: 6a
Length: 23 meters
Protection: 8 bolts. Only your rope and quickdraws needed

Route name: "Koufia Gi" (2)
50-meter rope needed
Grade: 6a+
Length: 25 meters
Protection: 10 bolts. Only your rope and quickdraws needed

Route name: "Vradini Plani" (3)
50-meter rope needed
Grade: 7b
Length: 23 meters
Protection: 9 bolts. Only your rope and quickdraws needed

Route name: "Coco Bloco" (4)
50-meter rope needed
Grade: 7c+
Length: 25 meters
Protection: 10 bolts. Only your rope and quickdraws needed

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Sector 2
This sector is located in the middle of the rocks.

Route name: "Anthellin (5)"
50-meter rope needed
Grade: 7c+
Length: 23 meters
Protection: 10 bolts. Only your rope and quickdraws needed

Route name: "Project" (6)
50-meter rope needed
Grade: 8?
Length: 22 meters
Protection: A few bolts. This route is still a project

Route name: "Talos (7)"
50-meter rope needed
Grade: 8a
Length: 25 meters
Protection: Fully bolted. Only your rope and quickdraws needed

Route name: "Project (8)"
50-meter rope needed
Grade: 6b
Length: 26 meters
Protection: 6 bolts. Only your rope and quickdraws needed

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Sector 3
The third sector is located on the right side of the face as showing in the top and described below.

Route name: "Unknown"  (9)
50-meter rope needed
Grade: 6a+
Length: 28 meters
Protection: 11 bolts. Only your rope and quickdraws needed

Route name: "Narrow crack" (10)
50-meter rope needed
Grade: 6c
Length: 26 meters
Protection: 9 bolts. Only your rope and quickdraws needed

Route name: "Aposperitis" (11)
50-meter rope needed
Grade: 6a
Length: 29 meters
Protection: 8 bolts. Only your rope and quickdraws needed

Route name: "Ela" (12)
50-meter rope needed
Grade: 6c+
Length: 20 meters
Protection: 6 bolts. Only your rope and quickdraws needed

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