One of the most impressive and unique places in Greece, as well as an important geological phenomenon, is Meteora area. Located on the northwest side of Thessaly region, near Pindos Mountains and Pinios river, Meteora is a huge cluster of dark rocks, widely known for the seven orthodox monasteries, build on top of some of the rock pillars. Included in the UNESCO World Heritage List, these amazing limestone and granite pinnacles, attract visitors from all over the world especially during Spring and Autumn.
- ABOUT THE SPOT
Rock Climbing in Khane Valley, Karakoram Park, Pakistan
The valley hosts many hidden rock areas that will provide you with the climbing excitement you are looking for. Two of its peaks, the Grey Tower and the Levski Peak were first climbed in 2011 by a team of Bulgarian alpines.
Climbing there offers mainly easy to moderate level fo difficulty, containing a couple of 6a+6b sections. The summit on the other hand is an ideal rock needle which has a 2×3 m/6.6×9.1 ft platform on top from where you can admire the amazing views in all directions.
The rock valley is perfect with peaks that range between 5000 to 6000 m/16404 to 19685 ft high with most of them being unclimbed. This valley has been visited only by a few climbers and provides with great rock climbing opportunities to daring awaiting aspiring climbers.
On the spot, you will find various classic lines and many other snow peaks and unclimbed rocks. Route development and new exploration are only some of the opportunities you will come across. The only thing left to do is to choose the adventure pattern that suits you best and make it happen.