NEWS

01
JUL

Summer season marches on. Part II

As the summer season marches on, the snow on the slopes melts and the weather gets more stable, we are happy to share with you another update on the conditions on Mount Olympus and on the functioning of Refuge Ch. Kakkalos...
01
JUN

Alpinism

Refuge Ch. Kakkalos Summer Season Opening (Part I)

After a long lasting brake during the entire winter season, we finally see some light in the end of the tunnel. As the nearly 3 month imposed, restriction measures are over we are happy to be back on the Mountain of Gods.
 
14
MAY

Alpinism

Οι θύμησες του Μάη

​Με τον καιρό να έχει κάνει το άλμα, που άλλωστε μας έχει συνηθίσει τα τελευταία χρόνια, από το χειμώνα κατευθείαν στο καλοκαίρι...
 
23
MAR

Alpinism

Refuge Ch. Kakkalos: CLOSED

22
JAN

Alpinism

Spring Equinox Refuge Ch. Kakkalos opening

The feeling of a heavy winter came early in the season. By late November, we had the feeling that we are heading into a heavy winter.
 
01
JAN

Happy New Year!

Refuge Ch Kakkalos wishes you an adventurous 2020...
 
21
OCT

Alpinism

The Sun, a Snowstorm and colder nights show the 2019 summer season terminus

The mid-May ski turns with which we concluded the 2019 winter - ski season are a far memory that was revived last week as new snow appeared on the slopes of Mount Olympus.
28
MAY

Alpinism

​Καταφύγιο Χρήστος Κάκκαλος – Καλοκαιρινή περίοδος 2019

Η άνοιξη είναι αναμφισβήτητα εποχή σημαντικών αλλαγών. Στα βουνά τα χιόνια αρχίζουν να λιώνουν, στους κάμπους τα σπαρτά μεγαλώνουν, τα δέντρα ανθοφορούν και πρασινίζουν και...
 
23
MAY

Alpinism

Refuge Christos Kakkalos Opening & Update on the snow conditions of the trails

The winter season 2018/2019 came in delayed, but then stayed with us for the long run. After the first heavy snowfall in late November, big successive snowstorms roared through north Greece and the Aegean Sea region releasing large amounts of snow in the mountains of Greece...
18
MAR

Alpinism

Refuge Ch. Kakkalos Spring Skiing & Climbing Days

The prelude of this winter during November and December of 2018 was an on-and-off deal, but right after New Year’s, winter conditions in the Southern Balkans did show their teeth.