Snowboard Greece – Kalavrita – Cheese and Chocolate

By March 1, 2015Snow

Helmos is the tallest mountain in the Peloponnese, and home to a ski resort with about 8 lifts. It’s also home to some of the fluffiest powder in the Southern Mediterranean, not to mention some pretty decent raki stands for the apres…

February was a pretty good month here. We got to explore the backcountry with some of the locals, build jumps, hit some street spots and sip hot cacao by the fireplace… NOT.

Alexis De Tarade and a bunch of Frenchies decided to come to Greece for their newest filming project, so we joined forces and got some riding done with Badio catching some decent hangtime over the jumps and street spots.

We also built a pretty sick kicker and ended up getting a heavy show from Raymond Prenctice, Nick Plytas and Badios, throwing doubles into the saturated wet fluff…

For more info on the ski resort check out their website – kalavrita-ski.gr/