Leonidio Nifada

Developed in 2015 by Austrian climbers Angela Eiter and Bernie Ruech, Nifada is a steep tufa ridden crag on the road between Elona and Kosmas, a few kilometres away from the main Leonidio sites. At 800m it can be cold in winter.

Greece - Leonidio
Rock Type
Number of routes
Climbing Area

Sport and bolted routes

Topo Ref Route Sport Grade Length Quality Description Tick
01 Igel 7c 15m

The first route on the left hand side of the crag

02 Sonic 7a 15m

Start as for "Der Igel" and finish as for "Igel"

03 Der Igel schlägt zurück 7c+ 20m
04 Stelli Mantrisch 7b 15m

Just left of the first smaller cave

05 Baumkraxler 8c+ 40m

The left hand side of the main cave. The first pitch is 7c - 8a, the second "Baum des Lebens" 8c/+. Note the length of the route, 80m rope probably necessary

06 In Memo Martin 8a+ 40m

Two pitches. 7a+/b (15m) and "CAC" 8a+ (25m)

07 Wings for Life 8b 30m

The third route at the left of the main cave

08 Angi Orangi 8a+ 45m

Same start as Wings for life, but move right to belay after 15m (7a+). The second pitch is 30m (8a+). Watch the rope length.

09 Donkey Kong 8b+ 55m

Starts towards the right hand side of the cave. Two pitches, careful with rope length. Donkey Kong Junior (25m 8a) and Donkey Kong (30m 8b/+)

10 Rainbow Warrior 8c 25m

Right hand side of the cave

11 K3 climbing 7c+ 15m
12 First Class 8a 15m
13 Bergsteigerkante 8a 10m

The short arete at the right hand side of the cave