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Australian School of Mountaineering

166b Katoomba St, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
+61 2 4782 2014
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US$100.75*
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Small-Group Half-Day Abseiling Adventure from Katoomba
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US$157.16*
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Small-Group Full-Day Canyoning and Abseiling Adventure from Katoomba
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Australia's longest established, most experienced climbing school and guiding service. ASM is based in the Blue Mountains, which is one of the world's most outstanding wilderness areas containing thousands of square kilometers of rain forest, canyons, plateaus and towering sandstone crags. If you want to experience the mountains from a totally new perspective ASM will help you do it. ASM are proud to host an elite group of nationally and internationally qualified mountain guides, climbing instructors and canyon leaders. Our dedicated & professional team is totally committed to providing you with a safe, inspiring and truly memorable mountain adventure!
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166b Katoomba St, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I booked the two-day course for me and my husband and we had great fun. I had been climbing before indoors a lot but only once outdoors. The instructors were very good giving great technical advice throughout the course. The range of walls was great,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I heard such great things about this company that both my friend and I travelled interstate just to join the Rock 1 course with them. I enjoyed myself so much over the weekend that I extended my trip and joined another traveller on the Rock...More

Thank moniquesager
AustSchoolMtn, Manager at Australian School of Mountaineering, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for such a fantastic and detailed review Monique! It's always fantastic to hear such great feedback of our guides and the experiences we deliver. We're over the moon that you had such a great weekend that you took the opportunity to enjoy an...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I took Rock 3 climbing course with those guys. They were very good and we ended up climbing a 140m wall. Really helpful and supportive guys.

Thank AnasQadrei
AustSchoolMtn, Manager at Australian School of Mountaineering, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for your review Anas! Great to hear you had such a great time on our Rock 3 course and that our guides were superb! We hope to see you again soon for some more Adventure! Cheers, ASM Management

Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked with ASM to get more comfortable in the climate, with intentions to climb some big mountains in the future. The course far outdid my expectations. The guides were knowledgeable and so helpful answering the millions of questions we all had. Covering all the...More

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AustSchoolMtn, Manager at Australian School of Mountaineering, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your review Elise! We're stoked you had such a great time on our Mountaineering Course and we truly hope these new skills get put to use in some other fantastic places around the globe! Kind regards, ASM Management

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I would highly recommend the Australian School of Mountaineering for any adventure in the Katoomba area. I booked a full day canyoning experience through a coupon website a few days before and received very detailed instructions. I also made a request for a keto lunch,...More

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AustSchoolMtn, Manager at Australian School of Mountaineering, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your in-depth review and recommendation! I'll be sure to pass this great feedback on to Nathan and the rest of the team. We're stoked you found the day to suit your experience levels and that it has you excited for...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing! Our guides Nathan and Reece were so patient and fun to be around. Really helped my friends and I throughout the day as we are not experienced in abseiling. Amazing views! Solid day! Would highly recommend

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AustSchoolMtn, Manager at Australian School of Mountaineering, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for your review- I'll be sure to pass this on to Rhys and Nathan! We're glad you had such a great day and we hope to see you again soon for some more Adventure! Thanks again, ASM management

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My housemate and I attended and worked with Greg. He was fantastic. He knew what he was does, was very helpful. We are travelling o America for some canyoning and he tailored his teaching to exactly what we needed and made the whole experience and...More

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AustSchoolMtn, Manager at Australian School of Mountaineering, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your review Sam! We're stoked you got exactly what you were after and we hope these skills help you on many American Adventures! Cheers, ASM Managment

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I recently attended the Rock II climbing course with the Australian School of Mountaineering. The instructor was very familiar with the area we were climbing in, had faultless knowledge and was both safe and encouraging on the climb/s. Randomly, due to the time of the...More

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AustSchoolMtn, Manager at Australian School of Mountaineering, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your review Matt! Great to hear you had such an excellent time & we look forward to teaching you more skills in the future! Cheers, ASM Management

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Cant explain how good the experience is , you just need to get out and do it ..Great guide in Reece as his personality is just perfect for the adventure .Thanks Reece...

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AustSchoolMtn, Manager at Australian School of Mountaineering, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your review! ASM Management

Reviewed 18 July 2017

Bucket list experience in the amazing Blue Mountains! ASM guides were fantastic! Will be back for more.

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AustSchoolMtn, Manager at Australian School of Mountaineering, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thanks for your review- great to hear you had an amazing experience and will be back for more! ASM Management

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Dallis05
21 September 2016|
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Response from AustSchoolMtn | Property representative |
Hi Dallas, typically our guided trips and instructional courses range from $195-220 per day. More advanced trips & Instructional training comes with a slightly larger price tag. Kind regards, Christian
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