Lake Kerkini and the nearby mountains, offer countless routes which are suitable for trekking and hiking.
Hiking across the lake
Distance: 3 to 13 km.
Route: Starts from Oikoperiigitis Hotel and continues along the western embankment.
Difficulty level: Easy and flat hiking trail in a no traffic dirt road right next to the lake.
Availability: All year long.
Hiking at the northern riverbank
Distance: 5 km. Difficulty
level: Easy and flat hiking trail into the wood and fields.
Availability: Autumn and winter.
Hiking along the river
Distance: 13 km.
Hiking along the eastern embankment
Distance: 22 km.
Climbing in mountain Kerkini
Route: Village of Ano Poroia – mountain top 1750 metres – Village of Ano Poroia.
Difficulty level : Medium-High.
Length: 12 hours.
Climbing along the ridge of mountain Kerkini
Route: At the ridge trail, by the Greek-Bulgarian borders.
Difficulty level : Medium-High- 75 km.
Length: 3 day accommodation in tents.
Hiking at the highest peak of mountain Kerkini
Route: Village of Neoxori-Sidiropetra (2.031)- Village of Neoxori Difficulty
level : Medium-High
Length: 10 hours