Lead Climbing Course

Become an autonomous climber

Learn and train lead climbing in a selection of the safest and most enjoyable routes of Kalymnos

6 persons

5 days

from 5c

Mar – Nov


  • Thousands of safely bolted and amazing routes
  • Build confidence on the rock with perfect climbing conditions and high quality rock
  • Enjoy the excitement and satisfaction of being a lead climber

Course Content

  • 5 instructed climbing days
  • Learn and train lead climbing
  • Learn and train lead belaying
  • Build confidence lead climbing
  • Coaching and training to improve your technique
  • Get a solid outdoor climbing experience
  • Outdoor climbing safety skills
  • Become an autonomous climber
  • Lots of fun!

For Who ?

Climbers from 5c

No lead climbing experience required


A tailor-made program according to the level and objectives of the climbers

Here is a suggestion:

Day 1

Odyssey. Analysis of your safety and climbing skills to plan your customized program for the week.

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Dinner with the climbing group at the local shepherd’s restaurant under Grande Grotta or on the
port at the local fisherman’s restaurant.

Day 2

Poets/Kalydna – Learn and train efficient climbing techniques (footwork, balance). Enjoy climbing with view on Telendos!

Day 3

Telendos island – Boat trip to the sector Irox. Practice your climbing skills, build confidence and enjoy!

Day 4

Rest day. Possibilities of kayak, bicycle, scuba diving, beach…

Day 5

Arginonta: climb on the red rock of Arginonta with the blue/turquoise sea. Train, build confidence and enjoy superb and colourful climbing routes!

Day 6

Climb next to Grande Grotta, the symbol of rock-climbing in Kalymnos!
Dinner at the port with homemade food, fresh fish and view on Telendos!


A climbing day is around 7 hours, generally from 9am to 4pm.

This schedule can be modified according to the weather and different orientation of the crags, in order to be in the sun or the shade, etc.


  • 5 full instructed climbing days
  • Harness
  • Helmet
  • Climbing shoes
  • Ropes
  • Quickdraws
  • Belaying devices
  • All information you need to organize your stay on Kalymnos




2 spots available

7 – 12 April

2 spots available

21 – 26 April

2 spots available

5 – 10 May

6 spots available

19 – 24 May

4 spots available

14 – 19 July

6 spots available

18 – 23 August

6 spots available

8 – 13 September

6 spots available

20 – 27 September

6 spots available

13 – 18 October

6 spots available

20 – 25 October


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