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Ambaria Rock Climbing 

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Ambaria has nearly 20 trad and sport routes which vary in difficulty from 5.5 to 5.12. During the day there is an almost constant procession of climbers on "Sudwestkante".

Getting There 

Ambaria is easily accessed from the road from Kalambaka to Kastraki which passes just in front of it. Take a quick look at the map coordinates on the site, and hike up one of the paths to its base.

Climbing Season

For the Greece area.

Weather station 41.2 miles from here

1 Total Climbing Routes

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Classic Climbing Routes in Ambaria

Mountain Project's determination of the classic, most popular, highest rated climbing routes for Ambaria:
Sudwestkante   5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b     Sport, 4 pitches, 480'   
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Featured Route For Ambaria
Rock Climbing Photo: Two parties of climbers on Ambaria's Sudwestkante.

Sudwestkante 5.7 5a 15 V+ 13 MVS 4b  Europe : Greece : ... : Ambaria
Every time we walked by Ambaria, we saw climbers on this route. It turns out that it was for a good reason. Sudwestkante is relatively easy, but also lots of fun. This is a great introduction to climbing in Meteora. There's an easy approach, a small cave at the base of the climb to store your gear, the climbing is enjoyable and the view from the summit is great. Don't forget to sign the summit register while you're up there.You must bring double ropes to get down from this route. Most o...[more]   Browse More Classics in International

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