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Blue Mountains Adventure Company

84A Bathurst Road, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
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Great day out at the North Bowens canyon

It was great to be back in the Blue Mountains with the BMAC exploring another amazing canyon. We... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Karina W
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Canberra, Australia
Proposed to my girlfriend in a canyon - perfect day with BMAC!

Alex and Lach really went above and beyond to make our tour of Fortress Creek a day we'd never... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Steve E
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One hundred kilometres west of Sydney, NSW, Australia lies one of nature's most magnificent creations, the World Heritage area of the Blue Mountains. Endless stretches of sandstone cliffs, dramatic waterfalls and hidden canyons, a landscape of stunning natural beauty. It provides a fantastic environment for the thrilling adventure activities of abseiling, canyoning, rockclimbing, mountain biking and bushwalking - a lifetime's worth of adventuring is to be had in Sydney's backyard!check out our website for the best fun you can have in Sydney: your next Blue Mountains Adventure!
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84A Bathurst Road, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was great to be back in the Blue Mountains with the BMAC exploring another amazing canyon. We had a small group of four, and a great guide in Greg — who set just the right pace, allowing us to linger and take in the...More

Thank Karina W
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Dylan J, Manager at Blue Mountains Adventure Company, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the review Karina! Greg is an excellent guide, but it's always great to get such specific feedback. We hope we do see you again soon - and don't forget there are lots of places you can check out under your own steam too!...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Alex and Lach really went above and beyond to make our tour of Fortress Creek a day we'd never forget. The day started with a fitting into a quality wetsuit (in excellent condition) before a short drive to the starting point. An hour walk through...More

Thank Steve E
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Dylan J, Manager at Blue Mountains Adventure Company, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

And she said yes!! (I can't believe you left out that very important detail!) We're super glad that the day went well. Whenever we have a proposal there's a lot of buzz around the office and the poor guide gets nervous too. We hope we...More

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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

We had an amazing day canyoning and abseiling! Absolutely beautiful sights! Our guides were great, Simon and Yuri (I'm sure I spelt that wrong, sorry!) looked after our every need and made me feel very safe, even though I was scared haha. Thank you for...More

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Dylan J, Manager at Blue Mountains Adventure Company, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2018

It's absolutely respectable to be intimidated by Empress Falls - 30 metres abseiling down a waterfall is not a small achievement! Juri (with a "J", pronounced as a "Y") is a great young guide and Simon, whilst a bit older, is new to the team...More

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Reviewed 22 February 2018

North Bowens Canyon tour with myself and 20 yo son. Guide was very good and happened to be quite the botanist. So knew every plant edible or not along the way. This first third of the down slope was quite challenging but manageable. Definitely take...More

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Dylan J, Manager at Blue Mountains Adventure Company, responded to this reviewResponded 24 February 2018

Thanks so much for taking the time to write your review, we really appreciate it. We're also very glad that you enjoyed your day! North Bowens (also known as "Secret Gobsmacker") is a physically demanding day out, but - as you found - quite rewarding!...More

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Reviewed 19 February 2018

We had a private tour because we had 2 x 11yr old boys in the group. Alex, our guide, was fantastic! A mellow dude who let the canyoning make the day fun not the extroverted, in-your-face guide which was great. Sheep Dip was a bit...More

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Dylan J, Manager at Blue Mountains Adventure Company, responded to this reviewResponded 21 February 2018

Thanks Tracey. Calling Alex "mellow" is a most apt description, and we're really glad you had a great day out with him. It's also nice to know we're doing well in terms of food, gear, recommendations and logistics. Thanks again for choosing to adventure with...More

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Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

Awesome day. Did serendipity which involved abseiling into a water filled canyon. Our guide was Greg who was really relaxed but extremely professional. I saw him abseiling down empress falls two days later and must come back to try this! (Photo is at empress falls)More

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Dylan J, Manager at Blue Mountains Adventure Company, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2018

Thanks Tom. If you liked the look of Empress but have already done Serendipity, then you should check out Yileen. 60 metres down a waterfall and in a more remote area with more time in the canyon. What's not to like?! It's awesome to see...More

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Reviewed 24 January 2018 via mobile

The guides Dan and Greg were top blokes. Our group had the most amazing time. They took us abseiling through the canyon and down the river. Very knowledgeable about the ecosystem and geology of the area. Lots of good fun. I’d recommend this day trip...More

Thank Matt L
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Dylan J, Manager at Blue Mountains Adventure Company, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2018

Glad to hear it. I'll pass that on to Dan and Greg. Thanks for the recommendation Matt.

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Reviewed 23 January 2018

I hike often around the Blue Mountains and have seen people abseiling down Empress Falls and was super keen to experience this myself. Our guide Greg was friendly, really informative of the area and conscious of our supplies such that we had everything we needed...More

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Dylan J, Manager at Blue Mountains Adventure Company, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2018

Thanks Virginia! Greg is an ace guide who has been around for quite some time and his comfortableness with his job just makes everyone who works with him feel so relaxed and comfortable. It's a great asset. (*He's* a great asset!) I'm personally really glad...More

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Reviewed 12 January 2018

Such a great day today with the guys from BMAC, fantastic scenery and plenty of excitement. Our guide was brilliant; professional, knowledgable and incredibly friendly. His knowledge of the local fauna, flora and geology was impressive and added an educational aspect to the trip. Look...More

Thank Simon w
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Dylan J, Manager at Blue Mountains Adventure Company, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2018

Thanks Simon. You've captured what we try to deliver in a Serendipity canyon experience really well in your review: exploring and discovering a beautiful place, punctuated by exciting challenges, facilitated by great guides, and - as you've rightly noted - something that is suitable for...More

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Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Absolutely unreal. Did the Serendipity Canyon with Charles as our guide, and we were not disappointed. Well catered for all levels of experience, and was heaps of fun. Options to do more of time caters, which was great. Would highly recommend to anyone coming to...More

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Dylan J, Manager at Blue Mountains Adventure Company, responded to this reviewResponded 15 January 2018

Awesome to hear. Charles has plenty of tricks up his sleeves to make the day great fro whoever lands in his lap. We're glad he delivered the right experience for you. Thanks for taking the time to write a review!

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Savanna K
25 January 2018|
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Response from AnasQadrei | Reviewed this property |
I went canyoning with Blue Mountains Adventure Company. Very nice people, well prepared, helpful, and knowledgeable about the environment. I highly recommend it.
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bryan555666
23 December 2014|
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Response from Dean66 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Bryan. I've absolutely no idea, never saw one in Toowoomba.
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