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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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Beautiful experience that will push your limits!

My friends and I took the Serendipity Canyon experience and had no regrets! Our guides, Tim and... read more

Reviewed 21 March 2017
Khairiah A H
Half Day Abseiling

Just finished the half day abseiling tour. It was amazing with beautiful views. Tim was a great... read more

Reviewed 2 February 2017
Sierra S
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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%
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“empress canyon” (21 reviews)
“small rock” (3 reviews)
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207 Katoomba St | inside the Blue Mountains YHA, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
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+61 47826224

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Reviewed 21 March 2017

My friends and I took the Serendipity Canyon experience and had no regrets! Our guides, Tim and Jemma were friendly and ever-ready to share their knowledge about the flora and fauna. Their instructions for abseiling were clear and helped us feel safe throughout the experience....More

1  Thank Khairiah A H
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Just finished the half day abseiling tour. It was amazing with beautiful views. Tim was a great guide. I could tell he really knew what he was doing. I was the only one in my group, so we got through each spot very quick. He...More

1  Thank Sierra S
Reviewed 20 January 2017

We went as a family of 4 and thoroughly enjoyed it. I had never abseiled before and was a little nervous at first. But our tour guides were really patient and encouraging. We abseiled on the morning then stopped for lunch. On the afternoon we...More

3  Thank suzycleveland
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Fantastic day out, well worth every cent, the adventure guides were great big thumbs up. A must do when in Katoomba. Whole family loved it.

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 4 January 2017

This has been one of the best experiences I've ever had. We went as a group of friends of 6 people to do the canyoning and the abseiling and all of us really enjoyed the experience: it is really exciting, you can feel the adrenaline...More

1  Thank Ana P
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I did the empress falls abseil and canyon tour. It was a lot of fun! I'd never abseiled before so it was good to spend the morning abseiling, from smaller to larger heights to get you prepared for the waterfall abseil at...More

1  Thank celiakaate
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Fantastic day, cold and tough at times, but this makes it what it is. Often these 'adventure' things are tame, but this pushes you, but not too much.

2  Thank Lee G
Reviewed 5 December 2016

I just wanted to say a huge thankyou for looking after us on our full day Canyoning trip yesterday. It was such a fabulous day. We will now be recommending it to all of our our friends and family. I am from NSW and I...More

1  Thank Marion F
Aidan m, Owner at High 'n Wild Mountain Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 7 December 2016

Hi Marion, Thank you for such a lovely review. You're right, so many people from NSW are amazed once they go into a canyon. Thanks again

Reviewed 1 December 2016

We have taken 30 to 50 twenty yr old students every year for the past 10 years with High n Wild - it is capacity building and a lesson in self-preservation and courage for all of them. The staff are 100% reliable, the climbs always...More

Thank PatrickFr48
Aidan m, Manager at High 'n Wild Mountain Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 December 2016

Thanks so much Patrick!!

Reviewed 30 November 2016

I did what I think was a trifecta of awesome: the Boars head abseiling and Empress Canyon in one day, and the Sweet Dreams rock climbing. Going with a private guide meant I didn't have to wait for groups of other people to do the...More

Thank Sam E
Aidan m, Owner at High 'n Wild Mountain Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 December 2016

Thanks Sam!! Glad you had a great time.

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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 FryMy |
My partner and I went on a trip a while back with 'HnW' and we are flabbergasted that they've got 81 'excellent' ratings from reviewers with so few reviews (agree - looks highly suspicious). Our experience certainly was NOT... 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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