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High and Wild Mountain Adventures

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“empress canyon”(25 reviews)
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“guide tim”(4 reviews)
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 via mobile

Professional, fun, well organised and what an amazing experience! The place is awesome, the guides are great, a must do unique experience. Will be back !!!!!!!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Robert C
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a great experience abseiling with High and Wild Mountain Adventures. The views are stunning and incomparable to what had seen from tourist lookout spots. i would do it again just for the views! Instructions are clear and very easy for those who haven't...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Arlena93
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Guides were great...Narissa went above & beyond (thank you!!) and the experience was awesome. Highly recommend!!!!!!!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 544ameliaf
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a really great way for us to spend an enjoyable day with our kids who are aged 14, 16 and 18. It's hard to find an activity which we can genuinely all enjoy doing together and this was certainly one of those activities...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose canyoning at the Rocky Twister out of the choices available and it did not disappoint. A good full day of canyoning (slides, jumps, swimming) in Twister Canyon and Rocky Creek (amazing slot canyons). Big shoutout to Richard who was our guide and who...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank WanderingAmbitions
Highand W, Owner at High and Wild Mountain Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi WanderingAmbitions, Rocky twister is a favorite of mine also. So glad you had a good time. We hope to see you back at High and Wild for another adventure. All the best Aidan

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My small son participated in the abseiling course. Marisa, his guide was extremely competent and caring, altering the experience by taking him tandem for the last two drops. This meant that he had a great time while the rest of the group's experience was not...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank SaraP2915
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did Butterbox Canyon - it is for more experienced canyoneers. it was fantastic! Sadly, you are not wet and cool all day as it was blistering hot - but still worth the 2 hour scramble back to the top of the mountain. Great great...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank CdnGirl2727
Highand W, Owner at High and Wild Mountain Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi CdnGirl2727, Thanks for the review. It was indeed a hot day!! Whungee whengee would be the next thing to try!! All the best Aidan

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Abseiling with High and wild is a great way to experience the blue mountains while also doing something new and exciting. I had never abseiled before, so was a little nervous but I felt completely safe the whole time. Had a great time and would...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Chrissssie92
Highand W, Manager at High and Wild Mountain Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much!! Glad you enjoyed yourself. Darren

Reviewed 7 December 2018

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 12 November 2018

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
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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 dangQ4997FI | 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!!