MESSOLONGHI: Port - Vassiladi (climbing, hiking)

The only slight difficulty that sometimes applies is the tide at the seaway and at the small bridge under the road. The distance is 6.53 km., the return through the same way is13 km. long and its duration is 2 hours and 10 minutes.

MOUNTAINOUS NAFPAKTIA  St. Kiriaki-Tsakalaki- St. Kiriaki (Climbing, hiking)

The Nafpaktos and Messolonghi Mountaineering Clubs accomplished the ascent on 28/09/2014. At first the trail goes through a fir forest with a relative slope and then on a bare landscape with a smaller slope.

MOUNT ARAKINTHOS: Chounista-St. Paraskevi (climbing, walking)

The route starts from St. Giorgis of Chounista. The trail moves mainly through low vegetation with many arbutuses and has many spots with great views of the Messolonghi lagoon . From the ridge and beyond it moves through a beautiful oak forest and ends at the small church of Ag. Paraskevi with many plane trees at the spot. The duration of the roundtrip is 3 hours and 30 minutes. Altitudes: Chounista 495 m. Ridge 858 meters. St. Paraskevi 660 m.

Klokova: Zelios-Ano Kalavrouza (climbing, hiking)

The trail starts from the Zelios Hotel situated at the Antirion - Messolonghi motorway, there are relevant traffic signs. The whole route is signposted with old signs though, so at some points improvement is needed. The soil is rocky but there is also woodland on East/North-East sides. There is no water along the route. From the top, you can experience superb views of the Gulf of Patras and the Ionian Sea. The duration of the route is 5 hours and 30 minutes, the distance is 9 km., there is a hypsometrical difference of 947 m., and the altitude is 1029m.

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