Vathy is a pleasant and pictueresque port on the east side of alymnos. It is best know for its Deep Water Soloing crag, but there are also some long sea traverses and a couple of bolted cliffs. When it is hot and the water is warm, it is a great place to spend a rest day.
Sport and bolted routes
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DEEP WATER SOLO. The obvious dome shaped crag about 1km east of Vathy on the north side of the fjord
Start from the LHS of the cave and traverse in 1 metre under the crag to reach big jugs that lead to the top.
The traverse of the cave. A way to keep dry for the other routes if you are good enough
The central weakness in the roof. 8b?
Climb up to the big sharp jug on the lip and panic or continue up as appropriate
Climb steeply on big holds on the right hand side of the cave
Just to the right of Route 5