SKI MOUNTAINEERING

Mount Olympus comprises one of the most popular albeit interesting ski mountaineering destinations within the Greek territory. Ski mountaineering...

HIKING / TREKKING

Mount Olympus has an extensive network of trails, its total length exceeding 160km. Trails and subsequent hiking routes of Mount Olympus have originated since antiquity...

ALPINISM

Alpinism was introduced on the rock faces of Mount Olympus during the summer of 1934, when Italian renowned alpinist Emilio Comici established the first routes on the east face...

TRAIL RUNNING

As happened with alpinism and ski mountaineering, Mount Olympus comprises the shrine of trail running in Greece as well. It was the 6th of July 1986, when the prolific...

MOUNTAIN BIKING

Mountain biking definitely comprises the least popular outdoor activity taking place on Mount Olympus. Despite its still undeveloped state in terms of numbers, a few bikers...
15
APR

Alpinism

Conditions Stabilizing on Mount Olympus…and in Greece too!

Mountains are dynamic systems. Climatic patterns around the mountains are also dynamic and complex due to a variety of factors including location, topography, proximity to the sea etc. Humans have to adjust...
 
22
DEC

Happy Holidays!

22
NOV

Hiking / Trekking

Refuge Christos Kakkalos: Winter Season Kick off

With weather forecasts pointing to more snow on Mount Olympus and freezing level dropping below 1500m, it seems that finally the winter is on the corner.