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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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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 good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“empress canyon” (23 reviews)
“guide tim” (4 reviews)
“yummy lunch” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
207 Katoomba St | inside the Blue Mountains YHA, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
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+61 47826224
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"empress canyon"
in 23 reviews
"guide tim"
in 4 reviews
"yummy lunch"
in 2 reviews
"amazing experience"
in 7 reviews
"half day rock climbing"
in 2 reviews
"blue mountains"
in 35 reviews
"picnic lunch"
in 3 reviews
"juggler canyon"
in 2 reviews
"small group"
in 3 reviews
"whole family"
in 2 reviews
"national park"
in 2 reviews
"breathtaking views"
in 2 reviews
"abseil"
in 37 reviews
"adrenaline"
in 9 reviews
"safety"
in 9 reviews
"waterfall"
in 33 reviews
"ropes"
in 5 reviews
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Reviewed 4 days ago 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

Thank bonkay2015
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Aidan m, Owner at High 'n Wild Mountain Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

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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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My 2 daughters (7&9yrs) and I had a great afternoon intro to outdoor rock climbing this past weekend with HighnWild! Our guide, Tim, fitted us with rock climbing shoes, helmets, and harnesses, and drove us in the minibus to Mount Victoria. Tim quickly set up...More

Thank LaVikes
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Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

Went to a full day abseiling and rock climbing. Tim is a VERY professional guid who can be trusted with life. Rock climbing is definitely the thing you want to try on your birthday, though you may not feel your fingers afterwards.

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Reviewed 19 May 2018 via mobile

We scheduled a full day rock climbing trip. We Met Darren in the office and he was friendly and efficient. Rich was our guide and after telling them both our experience they suggested a multi pitch climb. While we have some experience rock climbing we...More

Thank Julie B
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Aidan m, Owner at High 'n Wild Mountain Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 21 May 2018

Hi Julie B, Thank you for such a lovely review. Really glad you guys had a good time. I will pass on your thoughts to both Richard and Darren. Kind Regards Aidan

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Reviewed 5 May 2018

I extremely recommend High N Wild. I did the 2 days Bush Survivor course, where the instructors, Richard and Mark, were amazing, really carrying and definitely expert in the subject. It exceeded my expectations!

Thank Paulo F
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Aidan m, Owner at High 'n Wild Mountain Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2018

Hi Paulo, Thank you so much for the review. We really appreciate it. Cheers Aidan

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Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

A friend and I went on the full day with both abseiling and canyoning and it was great! We started out as a group with 6 people were the 4 others was only going to have a half day with abseiling. For the canyoning there...More

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Aidan m, Owner at High 'n Wild Mountain Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

Thanks Johanhal, Thanks for the feed back, I'm sitting here with Richard and he says thanks too. Kind Regards Aidan

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Reviewed 19 April 2018

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

Our family of 4 met up with our fellow adventurers at Katoomba at 8:45am Saturday morning for a day of abseiling and canyoning. Together with our erstwhile guides Tim and Yuri we set out for Narrow Neck and a morning of abseiling, starting with a...More

Thank Neville S
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Aidan m, Owner at High 'n Wild Mountain Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 7 March 2018

Hi Nevillie, I'm so glad you all enjoyed yourselves. I will let Tim and Yuri know. I hope we get to take you all on another adventure soon Warm regards Aidan

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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Never forget this trip. Tim was our guide. Great communication skills and made us feel very comfortable and confident doing these extremely challenging activities. Unbelievable experience.

Thank michael m
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Aidan m, Owner at High 'n Wild Mountain Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 6 March 2018

Hi Michael M, Thanks for the review mate, really appreciate it. If you're coming back this way let us know and we will arrange something just as good!! Cheers Aidan

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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 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
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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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