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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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USD 96.23*
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Small-Group Half-Day Abseiling Adventure from Katoomba
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Small-Group Full-Day Canyoning and Abseiling Adventure from Katoomba
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Small-Group Full-Day Rock Climbing 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
+61 2 4782 2014
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Started the day off with some cool absails. Rock overhangs with some amazing scenery! Stopped for a delicious lunch. Continued this great adventure with an afternoon of canyoning. Following a creek, completing rock jumps, learning about the canyon from our experienced and knowledgeable guide Nathan....More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Really enjoyed the survival course with Brian. He definitely knows his stuff. We learnt all kinds of things from what gear to take out, to lighting a fire without matches to navigating safely. Feel a bit safer going out on my own now.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an amazing day in Mount Wilson. The group, the instructors, and the canyons we explored were great. I've been abseiling once before, but never canyoning. It was challenging and interesting enough for a first timer and I imagine someone who's been out a...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a wonderful experience canyoning. Great supportive leaders who were very encouraging throughout each of the activities. Amazing environment, being immersed in the natural bush.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I would definitely recommend the full day abseiling and canyoning experience. The whole day was amazing and although the abseiling was scary for me, our guides were great and I felt safe the whole time. The canyoning part was the highlight for me, absolutely breathtaking...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I were given this experience as a wedding gift. It was something that we would not normally do but we both had a great time. The tour leaders were very professional and we felt safe at all times.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A fantastic adventure filled day. All the guides were easy going, and friendly whilst still maintaining a professional attitude when it came to safety. This made for a fun and safe environment for you to enjoy the beautiful blue mountains.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm scared of heights and so did this to face those fears. I found the team at the Australian School of Mountaineering to be professional, patient, friendly and great confidence builders. When hesitant to go over the edge, they were not only encouraging of my...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a fabulous day out experiencing, learning and participating in the marvellous Empress canyon adventure! Its a great way to challenge yourself, push through boundaries, make friends, grow your trust factor. The plunges into the water were certainly refreshing but the wetsuit helped big time....More

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Reviewed 6 October 2017

instructor was a great teacher and extremely knowledgeable. had a blast, learnt a lot from the 2 days I will be coming back to this place again for sure and also seeing what else they have to offer

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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