Mountain Biking (XC-ENDURO)

Our company takes private and group tours at Mt. Olympus with mountain bikes. We customize the route to suit your capabilities and requirements.Mountain biking is the sport of riding bicycles off-road, often over rough terrain, using specially designed mountain bikes. Mountain bikes share similarities with other bikes, but incorporate features designed to enhance durability and performance in rough terrain. Mountain biking can generally be broken down into multiple categories: XC (Cross Country), Enduro (All Mountain), DH downhill, Freeride and Dirt Jumping.
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A 4 to 6 hours Easy to Intermediate All Mountain biking trails to the most beautiful section of Mt. OlympusXC & ENDURO AT MT. OLYMPUS. Mt. Olympus is officially known from Greek mythology as the home of the Twelve Gods. Counts many peaks and an almost circular shape. It is undoubtedly the most popular mountain in Greece. The impressive height, the mythical charm and easy accessibility make it an attraction for thousands of visitors from every corner of the world. Roads and trails crossing the mountain gives the opportunity to the hikers and visitors to get to know closely varieties of flora and fauna but also its natural beauty. Uncounted known and unknown trails awaits the riders for racing or not. Mountainous routes of high and dense vegetation in contrary of the alpine zone creates the right environment for everyone and all age to try overcome himself. Of course there is still space for the begginers on the relative unknown lower Olympus forests. You can ride with us or participate on the new series of forest events. Our company offers some of the best rides on Mt. Olympus to join small or big groups as guidance. Our knowledge of the mountain will surprise you.
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Kalipefki-Paleos Panteleimonas

General DescriptionWe have our meeting from 08:00 to start our tour towards Mount Olympus. If you stay to a nearby hotel picking up can be provided upon request. Once you leave your cars there we embark on our own vehicle to follow a mountainous route that combines asphalt or dirt road.

Description P3: A 17km route with 6km XC and 11km on a trail until we reach the traditional village of Paleos Panteleimonas. We pass through small churches, springs and the beautiful Lake Kati at 1300m altitude. The trail has no difficulty except the last part which is fast and tricky.

Level of Difficulty: Easy

Type of Bike: All Mountain/Enduro & Hardtail

We offer: Guidance with experienced mountain guides. Transportation, photos and video.

You should have the following: Private safety equipment and bike, Small backpack, Waterproof or windproof jacket. Personal energy supplies and water.

Requirements: Suitable for all experienced riders and for people with good mental and physical condition. Parental consent is required for minors under 18 years old. Minimum number of riders is 4 and max is 10. For groups more than 10 upon request.

Cost and Payment: The cost of the activity amounts to 70€ per participant. Payments can be done with Wire transfer, PayPal or Cash.

Departure location: Neoi Poroi, Pieria

Duration of Activity: 4 hours

Activity Period: All Year.

Kalipefki-Palei Poroi

General DescriptionWe have our meeting from 08:00 to start our tour towards Mount Olympus. If you stay to a nearby hotel picking up can be provided upon request. Once you leave your cars there we embark on our own vehicle to follow a mountainous route that combines asphalt or dirt road.

Description P1: A 18km route with 6km XC and 12km on a trail until we reach the traditional village of Paleoi Poroi. We pass through small churches, springs and the beautiful Lake Kati at 1300m altitude. The trail has no difficulty except the last part which is fast and tricky.

Level of Difficulty: Easy

Type of Bike: All Mountain/Enduro & Hardtail

We offer: Guidance with experienced mountain guides. Transportation, photos and video.

You should have the following: Private safety equipment and bike, Small backpack, Waterproof or windproof jacket. Personal energy supplies and water.

Requirements: Suitable for all experienced riders and for people with good mental and physical condition. Parental consent is required for minors under 18 years old. Minimum number of riders is 4 and max is 10. For groups more than 10 upon request.

Cost and Payment: The cost of the activity amounts to 70€ per participant. Payments can be done with Wire transfer, PayPal or Cash.

Departure location: Neoi Poroi, Pieria

Duration of Activity: 4 hours

Activity Period: All Year.

General DescriptionWe have our meeting from 08:00 to start our tour towards Mount Olympus. If you stay to a nearby hotel picking up can be provided upon request. Once you leave your cars there we embark on our own vehicle to follow a mountainous route that combines asphalt or dirt road.

Description P2: A 22km route with 7km XC and 15km on a trail until we reach the traditional village of Paleoi Poroi. We pass through small churches, springs and the beautiful Lake Kati at 1300m altitude. The trail has some difficulty and needs good physical condition.

Level of Difficulty: Intermediate

Type of Bike: All Mountain/Enduro & Hardtail

We offer: Guidance with experienced mountain guides. Transportation, photos and video.

You should have the following: Private safety equipment and bike, Small backpack, Waterproof or windproof jacket. Personal energy supplies and water.

Requirements: Suitable for all experienced riders and for people with good mental and physical condition. Parental consent is required for minors under 18 years old. Minimum number of riders is 4 and max is 10. For groups more than 10 upon request.

Cost and Payment: The cost of the activity amounts to 70€ per participant. Payments can be done with Wire transfer, PayPal or Cash.

Departure location: Neoi Poroi, Pieria

Duration of Activity: 4 hours

Activity Period: All Year.

Kalipefki-Rapsani

General DescriptionWe have our meeting from 08:00 to start our tour towards Mount Olympus. If you stay to a nearby hotel picking up can be provided upon request. Once you leave your cars there we embark on our own vehicle to follow a mountainous route that combines asphalt or dirt road.

Description R1: A 24km route with 10km XC and 14km on a trail until we reach the traditional village of Rapsani. We pass through small churches, springs and the beautiful Desi at 1000m altitude. The trail has some difficulty with a last 4km technical Rock Garden.

Level of Difficulty: Intermediate

Type of Bike: All Mountain/Enduro & Hardtail

We offer: Guidance with experienced mountain guides. Transportation, photos and video.

You should have the following: Private safety equipment and bike, Small backpack, Waterproof or windproof jacket. Personal energy supplies and water.

Requirements: Suitable for all experienced riders and for people with good mental and physical condition. Parental consent is required for minors under 18 years old. Minimum number of riders is 4 and max is 10. For groups more than 10 upon request.

Cost and Payment: The cost of the activity amounts to 70€ per participant. Payments can be done with Wire transfer, PayPal or Cash.

Departure location: Neoi Poroi, Pieria

Duration of Activity: 4 hours

Activity Period: All Year.

General DescriptionWe have our meeting from 08:00 to start our tour towards Mount Olympus. If you stay to a nearby hotel picking up can be provided upon request. Once you leave your cars there we embark on our own vehicle to follow a mountainous route that combines asphalt or dirt road.

Description R2: A 24km route with 8km XC and 16km on a trail until we reach the traditional village of Rapsani. We pass through small churches, springs and the beautiful Lake Kati at 1300m altitude. The trail has some difficulty with a last magnificent artificial Calderimi.

Level of Difficulty: Intermediate

Type of Bike: All Mountain/Enduro & Hardtail

We offer: Guidance with experienced mountain guides. Transportation, photos and video.

You should have the following: Private safety equipment and bike, Small backpack, Waterproof or windproof jacket. Personal energy supplies and water.

Requirements: Suitable for all experienced riders and for people with good mental and physical condition. Parental consent is required for minors under 18 years old. Minimum number of riders is 4 and max is 10. For groups more than 10 upon request.

Cost and Payment: The cost of the activity amounts to 70€ per participant. Payments can be done with Wire transfer, PayPal or Cash.

Departure location: Neoi Poroi, Pieria

Duration of Activity: 4 hours

Activity Period: All Year.

DEPARTURE LOCATION

An 8 hours Hard Enduro Mountain biking adventure from 2912m the second highest peak on Mt. Olympus to the traditional and most famous village Litochoro at 330m altitude
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It  was the first area in Greece which was declared as a National Park. The aim was the preservation of the natural environment of the flora, fauna and natural landscapes, as well as of its cultural and other values. Scientific research had to be supported and people had to become aware of the environmental conditions. Specific laws prohibit any kind of exploitation in the east side of the mountain which constitutes the core of the National Park.

The wider area around it was designated as peripheral zone of the National Park so that its management and exploitation won’t affect negatively the protection of the core. Olympus is internationally known as for its important ecological characteristics and incomparable natural beauty as well as for its strong relationship with ancient Greek mythology.

DescriptionWe have our meeting from 06:00 to start our tour towards Mount Olympus. If you stay to a nearby hotel picking up can be provided upon request. We will reach the maximum point of the route from the south side of Mount Olympus in a charming others and simultaneously rugged landscape to 2,400m in position ChristakisThere we will rest and prepare our equipment for the activity. We follow a well-marked trail for one hour to summit Skolio at 2912m, the 2nd highest peak in Greece after Mytikas, after 2,5km. There we will rest, take photos from the majestic summit and prepare our selves for the descent. The trail is demanding with the first 3,5km in rocky environment until we reach our stop at Refuge A at 2100m. We continue into the pine forest for 5km until we reach Prionia station at 1100m. There will be our big stop for lunch or drinks. Our final and last part is for 10km until we reach Litochorovillage at 300m through Enipeas gorge with streams of water and wooden bridges.

Level of Difficulty: Hard

Type of Bike: All Mountain/Enduro & Downhill

We offer: Guidance with experienced mountain guides. Transportation, photos and video.

You should have the following: Private safety equipment and bike, Small backpack, Waterproof or windproof jacket. Personal energy supplies and water.

Requirements: Suitable for all experienced riders and for people with good mental and physical condition. Parental consent is required for minors under 18 years old. Minimum number of riders is 4 and max is 10.

Cost and Payment: The cost of the activity amounts to 110€ per participant. Payments can be done with Wire transfer, PayPal or Cash.

Departure location: Neoi Poroi, Pieria

Duration of Activity: 8 hours

Activity Period: June until September.

DEPARTURE LOCATION

Olympus Mtb Trails
A 4 to 6 hours Easy to Intermediate All Mountain biking trails to the most beautiful section of Mt. OlympusXC & ENDURO AT MT. OLYMPUS. Mt. Olympus is officially known from Greek mythology as the home of the Twelve Gods. Counts many peaks and an almost circular shape. It is undoubtedly the most popular mountain in Greece. The impressive height, the mythical charm and easy accessibility make it an attraction for thousands of visitors from every corner of the world. Roads and trails crossing the mountain gives the opportunity to the hikers and visitors to get to know closely varieties of flora and fauna but also its natural beauty. Uncounted known and unknown trails awaits the riders for racing or not. Mountainous routes of high and dense vegetation in contrary of the alpine zone creates the right environment for everyone and all age to try overcome himself. Of course there is still space for the begginers on the relative unknown lower Olympus forests. You can ride with us or participate on the new series of forest events. Our company offers some of the best rides on Mt. Olympus to join small or big groups as guidance. Our knowledge of the mountain will surprise you.
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Kalipefki-Paleos Panteleimonas

General DescriptionWe have our meeting from 08:00 to start our tour towards Mount Olympus. If you stay to a nearby hotel picking up can be provided upon request. Once you leave your cars there we embark on our own vehicle to follow a mountainous route that combines asphalt or dirt road.

Description P3: A 17km route with 6km XC and 11km on a trail until we reach the traditional village of Paleos Panteleimonas. We pass through small churches, springs and the beautiful Lake Kati at 1300m altitude. The trail has no difficulty except the last part which is fast and tricky.

Level of Difficulty: Easy

Type of Bike: All Mountain/Enduro & Hardtail

We offer: Guidance with experienced mountain guides. Transportation, photos and video.

You should have the following: Private safety equipment and bike, Small backpack, Waterproof or windproof jacket. Personal energy supplies and water.

Requirements: Suitable for all experienced riders and for people with good mental and physical condition. Parental consent is required for minors under 18 years old. Minimum number of riders is 4 and max is 10. For groups more than 10 upon request.

Cost and Payment: The cost of the activity amounts to 70€ per participant. Payments can be done with Wire transfer, PayPal or Cash.

Departure location: Neoi Poroi, Pieria

Duration of Activity: 4 hours

Activity Period: All Year.

Kalipefki-Palei Poroi

General DescriptionWe have our meeting from 08:00 to start our tour towards Mount Olympus. If you stay to a nearby hotel picking up can be provided upon request. Once you leave your cars there we embark on our own vehicle to follow a mountainous route that combines asphalt or dirt road.

Description P1: A 18km route with 6km XC and 12km on a trail until we reach the traditional village of Paleoi Poroi. We pass through small churches, springs and the beautiful Lake Kati at 1300m altitude. The trail has no difficulty except the last part which is fast and tricky.

Level of Difficulty: Easy

Type of Bike: All Mountain/Enduro & Hardtail

We offer: Guidance with experienced mountain guides. Transportation, photos and video.

You should have the following: Private safety equipment and bike, Small backpack, Waterproof or windproof jacket. Personal energy supplies and water.

Requirements: Suitable for all experienced riders and for people with good mental and physical condition. Parental consent is required for minors under 18 years old. Minimum number of riders is 4 and max is 10. For groups more than 10 upon request.

Cost and Payment: The cost of the activity amounts to 70€ per participant. Payments can be done with Wire transfer, PayPal or Cash.

Departure location: Neoi Poroi, Pieria

Duration of Activity: 4 hours

Activity Period: All Year.

General DescriptionWe have our meeting from 08:00 to start our tour towards Mount Olympus. If you stay to a nearby hotel picking up can be provided upon request. Once you leave your cars there we embark on our own vehicle to follow a mountainous route that combines asphalt or dirt road.

Description P2: A 22km route with 7km XC and 15km on a trail until we reach the traditional village of Paleoi Poroi. We pass through small churches, springs and the beautiful Lake Kati at 1300m altitude. The trail has some difficulty and needs good physical condition.

Level of Difficulty: Intermediate

Type of Bike: All Mountain/Enduro & Hardtail

We offer: Guidance with experienced mountain guides. Transportation, photos and video.

You should have the following: Private safety equipment and bike, Small backpack, Waterproof or windproof jacket. Personal energy supplies and water.

Requirements: Suitable for all experienced riders and for people with good mental and physical condition. Parental consent is required for minors under 18 years old. Minimum number of riders is 4 and max is 10. For groups more than 10 upon request.

Cost and Payment: The cost of the activity amounts to 70€ per participant. Payments can be done with Wire transfer, PayPal or Cash.

Departure location: Neoi Poroi, Pieria

Duration of Activity: 4 hours

Activity Period: All Year.

Kalipefki-Rapsani

General DescriptionWe have our meeting from 08:00 to start our tour towards Mount Olympus. If you stay to a nearby hotel picking up can be provided upon request. Once you leave your cars there we embark on our own vehicle to follow a mountainous route that combines asphalt or dirt road.

Description R1: A 24km route with 10km XC and 14km on a trail until we reach the traditional village of Rapsani. We pass through small churches, springs and the beautiful Desi at 1000m altitude. The trail has some difficulty with a last 4km technical Rock Garden.

Level of Difficulty: Intermediate

Type of Bike: All Mountain/Enduro & Hardtail

We offer: Guidance with experienced mountain guides. Transportation, photos and video.

You should have the following: Private safety equipment and bike, Small backpack, Waterproof or windproof jacket. Personal energy supplies and water.

Requirements: Suitable for all experienced riders and for people with good mental and physical condition. Parental consent is required for minors under 18 years old. Minimum number of riders is 4 and max is 10. For groups more than 10 upon request.

Cost and Payment: The cost of the activity amounts to 70€ per participant. Payments can be done with Wire transfer, PayPal or Cash.

Departure location: Neoi Poroi, Pieria

Duration of Activity: 4 hours

Activity Period: All Year.

General DescriptionWe have our meeting from 08:00 to start our tour towards Mount Olympus. If you stay to a nearby hotel picking up can be provided upon request. Once you leave your cars there we embark on our own vehicle to follow a mountainous route that combines asphalt or dirt road.

Description R2: A 24km route with 8km XC and 16km on a trail until we reach the traditional village of Rapsani. We pass through small churches, springs and the beautiful Lake Kati at 1300m altitude. The trail has some difficulty with a last magnificent artificial Calderimi.

Level of Difficulty: Intermediate

Type of Bike: All Mountain/Enduro & Hardtail

We offer: Guidance with experienced mountain guides. Transportation, photos and video.

You should have the following: Private safety equipment and bike, Small backpack, Waterproof or windproof jacket. Personal energy supplies and water.

Requirements: Suitable for all experienced riders and for people with good mental and physical condition. Parental consent is required for minors under 18 years old. Minimum number of riders is 4 and max is 10. For groups more than 10 upon request.

Cost and Payment: The cost of the activity amounts to 70€ per participant. Payments can be done with Wire transfer, PayPal or Cash.

Departure location: Neoi Poroi, Pieria

Duration of Activity: 4 hours

Activity Period: All Year.

DEPARTURE LOCATION

Christaki to Litochoro (Olympus Hard Enduro Mtb Trail)
An 8 hours Hard Enduro Mountain biking adventure from 2912m the second highest peak on Mt. Olympus to the traditional and most famous village Litochoro at 330m altitude
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It  was the first area in Greece which was declared as a National Park. The aim was the preservation of the natural environment of the flora, fauna and natural landscapes, as well as of its cultural and other values. Scientific research had to be supported and people had to become aware of the environmental conditions. Specific laws prohibit any kind of exploitation in the east side of the mountain which constitutes the core of the National Park.

The wider area around it was designated as peripheral zone of the National Park so that its management and exploitation won’t affect negatively the protection of the core. Olympus is internationally known as for its important ecological characteristics and incomparable natural beauty as well as for its strong relationship with ancient Greek mythology.

DescriptionWe have our meeting from 06:00 to start our tour towards Mount Olympus. If you stay to a nearby hotel picking up can be provided upon request. We will reach the maximum point of the route from the south side of Mount Olympus in a charming others and simultaneously rugged landscape to 2,400m in position ChristakisThere we will rest and prepare our equipment for the activity. We follow a well-marked trail for one hour to summit Skolio at 2912m, the 2nd highest peak in Greece after Mytikas, after 2,5km. There we will rest, take photos from the majestic summit and prepare our selves for the descent. The trail is demanding with the first 3,5km in rocky environment until we reach our stop at Refuge A at 2100m. We continue into the pine forest for 5km until we reach Prionia station at 1100m. There will be our big stop for lunch or drinks. Our final and last part is for 10km until we reach Litochorovillage at 300m through Enipeas gorge with streams of water and wooden bridges.

Level of Difficulty: Hard

Type of Bike: All Mountain/Enduro & Downhill

We offer: Guidance with experienced mountain guides. Transportation, photos and video.

You should have the following: Private safety equipment and bike, Small backpack, Waterproof or windproof jacket. Personal energy supplies and water.

Requirements: Suitable for all experienced riders and for people with good mental and physical condition. Parental consent is required for minors under 18 years old. Minimum number of riders is 4 and max is 10.

Cost and Payment: The cost of the activity amounts to 110€ per participant. Payments can be done with Wire transfer, PayPal or Cash.

Departure location: Neoi Poroi, Pieria

Duration of Activity: 8 hours

Activity Period: June until September.

DEPARTURE LOCATION

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