- ABOUT THE SPOT
Rock Climbing in Zilnia, Pieria, Macedonia Region Greece
Zilnia is situated only a few kilometers away from the picturesque city of Litochoro and is considered to be one of the most historical rock climbing sites of northern Greece. There is a great variety of routes, from traditional to hard rock, ranging between 120 m/393.6 ft and 300 m/984 ft. The majority of the routes are equipped with bolts and pitons, but there are also some older routes that need the use of traditional gear.
The spot accommodates beginners and more experienced climbers as well, from IV to VIII (UIAA). ”The Moment of Truth” is probably the most popular route here that is appropriate for experienced climbers. The optimum periods to perform this adventurous sport are mostly spring and autumn months. So, leave your negative thoughts behind, breath fresh air and enjoy the great views of the landscape from the top of the Zilnia crag.