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High 'n Wild Mountain Adventures

207 Katoomba St | inside the Blue Mountains YHA, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
+61 47826224
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US$187.86*
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Spectacular Blue Mountains Empress Canyon and Abseiling Experience
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US$112.71*
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Amazing Half Day Abseiling Adventure in the Blue Mountains
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Amazing Full Day Abseiling Adventure in the Blue Mountains
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High and Wild Mountain Adventures has been operating since 1989. We offer Abseiling, Rock Climbing, Canyoning and Bush Survival courses. We cater for beginners through to experienced outdoor adventurers and hold all of the relevant qualifications and licenses to operate these activities.
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  • Very good7%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“empress canyon” (25 reviews)
“wet suits” (5 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
207 Katoomba St | inside the Blue Mountains YHA, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
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+61 47826224
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"empress canyon"
in 25 reviews
"wet suits"
in 5 reviews
"canyoning trip"
in 7 reviews
"guide tim"
in 4 reviews
"safety rules"
in 2 reviews
"amazing experience"
in 7 reviews
"rock climbing"
in 5 reviews
"blue mountains"
in 37 reviews
"always felt safe"
in 2 reviews
"small group"
in 4 reviews
"comfort zone"
in 2 reviews
"picnic lunch"
in 3 reviews
"juggler canyon"
in 2 reviews
"great guide"
in 2 reviews
"a lot of fun"
in 3 reviews
"whole family"
in 2 reviews
"national park"
in 2 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We scheduled a full day rock climbing trip. We Met Darren in the office and he was friendly and efficient. Rich was our guide and after telling them both our experience they suggested a multi pitch climb. While we have some experience rock climbing we...More

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Aidan m, Owner at High 'n Wild Mountain Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Julie B, Thank you for such a lovely review. Really glad you guys had a good time. I will pass on your thoughts to both Richard and Darren. Kind Regards Aidan

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Reviewed 5 May 2018

I extremely recommend High N Wild. I did the 2 days Bush Survivor course, where the instructors, Richard and Mark, were amazing, really carrying and definitely expert in the subject. It exceeded my expectations!

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Aidan m, Owner at High 'n Wild Mountain Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2018

Hi Paulo, Thank you so much for the review. We really appreciate it. Cheers Aidan

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Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

A friend and I went on the full day with both abseiling and canyoning and it was great! We started out as a group with 6 people were the 4 others was only going to have a half day with abseiling. For the canyoning there...More

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Aidan m, Owner at High 'n Wild Mountain Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

Thanks Johanhal, Thanks for the feed back, I'm sitting here with Richard and he says thanks too. Kind Regards Aidan

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Reviewed 19 April 2018

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Our family of 4 met up with our fellow adventurers at Katoomba at 8:45am Saturday morning for a day of abseiling and canyoning. Together with our erstwhile guides Tim and Yuri we set out for Narrow Neck and a morning of abseiling, starting with a...More

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Aidan m, Owner at High 'n Wild Mountain Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Hi Nevillie, I'm so glad you all enjoyed yourselves. I will let Tim and Yuri know. I hope we get to take you all on another adventure soon Warm regards Aidan

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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Never forget this trip. Tim was our guide. Great communication skills and made us feel very comfortable and confident doing these extremely challenging activities. Unbelievable experience.

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Aidan m, Owner at High 'n Wild Mountain Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Hi Michael M, Thanks for the review mate, really appreciate it. If you're coming back this way let us know and we will arrange something just as good!! Cheers Aidan

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Reviewed 2 March 2018 via mobile

I did the abseiling and Empress Canyon day and had so much fun. If it's not the best thing I do this trip I'd be surprised. The staff were helpful, knowledgeable and reassuring, it was easy to tell we were in good hands. They also...More

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Reviewed 26 February 2018

The day was spectacular. Our guides were knowledgeable, professional, and a ton of fun! They made us all feel comfortable yet challenged us to push our limits a bit. We had so much fun we booked another trip for the following day.

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Aidan m, Owner at High 'n Wild Mountain Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2018

Hi PackerFan31, So glad you had a good time. Anytime your back this way let us know and we'll do some more. Thanks Aidan

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Reviewed 5 January 2018

Wow , What a Fun Packed Day of Total Adventure in the Blue Mountains!!! We spent the morning learning and practicing (Our Safety was of course Paramount), abseiling from easy to more challenging rock faces with Stunning Views along Narrow Neck Plateau and the endless...More

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Aidan m, Manager at High 'n Wild Mountain Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2018

Thanks for the great write up. Empress canyon is an amazing place, so glad you enjoyed yourself. All the best. Aidan

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Steve M
4 December 2016|
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Response from Aidan m | Property representative |
Thanks for you enquiry. We have a minimum age of 14 for canyoning due to the cold. However if your kids are big for their age and you come before end of February it may be possible. Please call us on (02) 4782 6224 to... More
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Lycra20
4 October 2016|
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Response from Julie B | Reviewed this property |
This is so stupid. I don’t review every company I do tours or outings with and sometimes I do on other sites (like yelp). I did this for the company because they were great from booking, communication, to actual outing and... More
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Denese R
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Response from Dan G | Reviewed this property |
I'm fairly unfit, used to smoke and managed to do it. You will be exhausted at the end of the day but totally worth it!!
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