Karpenisi is a town in Central Greece. It is the capital of the Prefecture of Evrytania. The area around Karpenisi is mountainous while farmlands are mainly in valley areas. Karpenisi's industry are urban and rural in the outskirts. Agriculture today dominates the outskirts.

Karpenisi is situated in a valley area of Karpenisiotis River, a tributary of the Acheloos and Megdovas Rivers. Mount Tymfristos lies to the north elevating at nearly 2,315 m. Another mountain dominates the south. Karpenisi has a skiing resort Velouhi and is offered for sports like climbing, trekking, offroading, canoeing and kayaking.

As long as it concerns the mountaineering, you can cover the path from the holy monasterty Prousso to the Mavri Spilia (Black Cave), a way of two hours. Most experienced perhaps prefer the ascent in the Kaliakouda. In distance of 11 km. is found also the ski centre of Velouhi.

You can do Rafting in the waters of Tavropos river, Trikeriotis or Acheloos river. Those who prefer the kayaking ideal are the rivers Agrafiotis, Karpenisiotis with degree of difficulty 3 + and Krikelopotamos with degree of difficulty 4.

In a plateau of Velouhi, in altitude 1840 m. in the place "Diavolotopos", is found the Ski Centre of Karpenisi that abstains 12 km from the city of Karpenisi. It was then permanently created in 1974 and from it is improved.

It allocates 10 slopes of different levels of difficulty of oscillating hypsometric difference from 1800-2040m., 7 lifts (3 crawling, 4 air), that can service 5.150 individuals per hour, shops of sale and renting of types ski and mechanically-driven sledges, facilities ski.

Also, functioning Chalet of hospitality of 100 individuals, restaurant, cafeteria, bar and first aids in the dance floors. From lifts you have splendid view to the city, the mountains of region, but also all central Greece.

a) Anemos 1 (two ways)

Slope A red (difficult), length of 900m. hypsometric. of difference 183m.

Slope B blue, length 1.100m. hypsometric. of difference 183m.

b) Anemos 2 (three ways)

Slope A black (difficult), length of 250m. hypsometric. of difference 60m.

Slope B of blue (mediocre difficulty), length of 600m. hypsometric of difference 82m.

Slope C blue and red, length 1.400m. hypsometric of difference 185m.

c) Takis Flegkas green (easy), length 400m. hypsometric of difference 52m.

d) Ciseas blue-green (easy), length of 600m. hypsometric of difference 80m.

e) Iraklis (three ways)

Slope A black-red (very difficult), length of 800m. hypsometric of difference 205m.

Slope B red (difficult), length of 800m. hypsometric of difference 205m.

Slope C red (difficult), length 1.100m. hypsometric of difference 205m.

f) Baby Lift (children's), length 1.800m.