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High and Wild Mountain Adventures

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“empress canyon”(25 reviews)
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We're the Blue Mountains Canyoning, Abseiling and Rock Climbing specialists! Join us on an adventure you'll never forget in the stunning Blue Mountains near Sydney, NSW. Our experienced guides take small group tours to the best locations in the...more
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207 Katoomba St | Inside the Blue Mountains YHA, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
+61 2 4782 6224
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We highly recommend this day trip of abseiling and canyoning - the guides were awesome and it was a terrific adventure. We would go again - thanks so much!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Mike M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I booked this as a birthday activity for my partner, and we have both left feeling amazing! Fantastic guides who are knowledgeable and friendly (and really good at distracting you from the 30m height you are leaning back into!). If it wasn't for them I...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Meagan J
Reviewed 1 November 2018

Had an amazing day with the crew of High and Wild! very professional guides, high quality gear, most amazing abseiling spots! A must do when you are in the Blue mountains, and worth coming from Sydney to the mountains just to do this!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 310ferreb
Reviewed 23 October 2018

We had an amazing day -- morning at the top of the Blue Mountains and afternoon at the bottom. Our guide Tim was the best. He instructed us in the abseiling and canyoning techniques and safety but made sure that we had fun. He was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Dinglefloyd
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Definitely would recommend this excursion for anyone interested. The canyoning looked like a great adventure but was a bit much for us in one day. The abseiling was incredible.

Thank taylorbI5018VK
Reviewed 18 September 2018

We recently completed the full day Abseiling adventure in the Blue Mountains with High and Wild and had the best experience. We are beginners and found our guide Tim to be very professional and knowledgeable, he also encouraged us to push our selves which led...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

We had the most spectacular day, great guides (thanks Mark and Tim👍😊 pushed out of our comfort zone but never felt unsafe. Exhilarating!! Fun !!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Nicole B
Aidan m, Owner at High and Wild Mountain Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

Hi Nicole, So glad you enjoyed yourself. Hope to see you next time. Kind Regards Aidan

Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

An amazing experience, our guide and instructor Tim was great, patience, allowing us to do a couple abseils off the 15mt and 30mt because of the smaller group, he was was very informative about the region, the landscape, wildlife, plant life and the history of...More

1  Thank Andy B
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Last Saturday my climbing partner and I went on a climbing trip to Mt York with High & Wild. We opted for a private session as we had almost no outdoor climbing experience, and wanted to make sure we had adequate time, guidance and coaching...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Steve M
Aidan m, Owner at High and Wild Mountain Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Hi Steve M, As mentioned on the phone, that is one of the top 3 reviews we have ever had. Thanks and look forward to seeing you tomorrow for the abseiling adventure. Cheers Aidan

Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

We did an all- day rock climbing lesson with High and Wild that exceeded all expectations and was THE MOST FUN!! Our guide, Tim, was just such an expert and such a sunny guy- we both felt so at ease and so safe. We’re going...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank bonkay2015
Aidan m, Owner at High and Wild Mountain Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

Hi bonkay2015 Thats such a lovely review. Thank you so much and we look forward to seeing you soon. Cheers Aidan

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Steve M
4 December 2016|
Response from Highand W | 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
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
Denese R
22 June 2016|
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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!!