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“empress canyon”(23 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
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
207 Katoomba St | Inside the Blue Mountains YHA, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
+61 2 4782 6224
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Reviewed 1 week ago 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 Taylor B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago 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 !!

Thank Nicole B
Aidan m, Owner at High and Wild Mountain Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

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

Reviewed September 3, 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

Thank Andy B
Reviewed August 19, 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

Thank Steve M
Aidan m, Owner at High and Wild Mountain Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 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 August 12, 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

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Aidan m, Owner at High and Wild Mountain Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 13, 2018

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

Reviewed July 22, 2018 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
Reviewed July 7, 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.

Thank ying H
Reviewed May 29, 2018

My friend and I went using a Best Gift Certificate and we had an excellent time. The staff were really relaxed and friendly on meeting and made us feel at ease before we headed out to Mount York. Our instructor was really supportive and made...More

Thank Kate S
Reviewed May 18, 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
Aidan m, Owner at High and Wild Mountain Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded May 20, 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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Steve M
December 3, 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
October 4, 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
June 22, 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!!