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Mt.Kakarditsa witch is the highest mountain of South Pindos range shapes one extensive mountain crest with direction from North to South and include the peaks Kakarditsa(2429m.),Xilia Eksinta(2245m.),Tsouma Plastari(2191m.),Katarachias(2280m.),Trigonia(2034m.),Kryoneri(2370m.),Variko(2007m.) and Kriakouras(2085m.).To the East has the Mt.Pachtourniaska(1975m.),to the South is the Mt. Tzoumerka(2393m.) and the North is the Mt. Peristeri or Lakmos(2294m.). The path to the peak starts from the vilage Gardiki(70Km. from Trikala).From Gardiki(1100m.) to the summit of Kakarditsa is 4-4,5 hours.The view from the peak is astonishing!!!

Elevation (feet): 7,969
Elevation (meters): 2,429
Continent: Europe
Country: Greece
Range/Region: Greek-Albanian Ranges
Latitude: 39.5333
Longitude: 21.2
Difficulty: Walk up
Best months for climbing: Mar, Apr, May, Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep, Oct
Nearest major airport: Thessaloniki
Convenient Center: Trikala

Thanks to Alexander for adding this peak.

Trip Reports

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  • Log #21428 - by Aristos Grigoriadis on Sep 09, 2008
    When I did it it was all icy and needed crampons/ice axes. If done in the summer it is a simple and VERY BEAUTIFUL peak