Rock Climbing in PIli and in Elati
Climbing fields in the village of Pili are located near the big stone bridge. One kilometer after the village you will see a bridge, park your car there after the bridge and follow the dirt road. The crag consists of 70 routes and it is one of the best climbing crags in Greece for rock climbing. Also in Elati you will see the "Red Rock" crag located just above the village with 6 walks walking. Click here and see all available hotels in Elati.
Hiking trails to Mt Koziakas, Lupata peak, Avgo peak etc.
Hiking routes in Mt Koziakas from the ski resort but also other destinations such as the famous Vlachostata that passes by the stone bridge of Hadjipetro in Neraidochori. We walked Vlachostrata, read more our article hiking in Vlachostrata. A well-known route is the one that leads to Koziaka's shelter at 1,750 meters above sea level at Bacola peak after about 3 hours of climbing. The Koziakas shelter can accommodate up to 35 people in beds. Further information can be found at 6977662569/6976080613/6944551865. Also from the settlement Psarro (6km after Stournarayika) start routes to many peaks, see the map of routes from trekkingpsarro.com. Also read the rest of the routes all over Koziakas, but also the Avgo, Lupatha, Neraida and all the surrounding peaks.
Skiing at Pertouli Ski Center
Of course the Pertouli ski center is one of the main activities for a lot of fun and snow play. It is the most easily accessible ski resort in Greece. Find out more at our article Ski Resort of Pertouli. Pertouli Ski center is near the villages of Pertouli and Elati.
Horse riding in Pertouli Meadows
A few meters from the ski resort there is the possibility to ride a beautiful path through the forest.
An alternative path of 23 kilometers, which at the end offers an infinite view of Pertouli, Neraidohori and Elati, is the fire station at the top of Lupata. To reach this point, follow Elati the road to Vlaha, the Kormos fountain and Lupata's neck. When you find a watering can continue alongside it and after 5 km the road ends at the fire station at an altitude of 1800 meters. A few summer nights you will see the lights of the forestry to make the route.
You can watch a beautiful video from Spiral Media about activities in Elati and Pertouli.