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Australian School of Mountaineering

166b Katoomba St, Katoomba, New South Wales 2780, Australia
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Small-Group Half-Day 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
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"rock climbing"
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"climbing experience"
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"great group"
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"gourmet lunch"
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"fantastic adventure"
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"off track"
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"sweet dreams"
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"felt safe at all times"
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"multi pitch"
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"blue mountains"
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"canyoning adventure"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter and I spent the day with Nathan on a private abseiling course at Mount York in the Blue Mountains. In the lead up to the trip we had great communications with AMS and knew what we had to bring and where to be....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an awesome weekend learning to climb on the Rock 1 course with ASM. Nathan did a great job keeping everyone safe and sharing his vast experience with us. We found the course challenging without being too difficult but would recommend a moderate level...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Instructor is good. However we wish we can do twice for the 60m Abseiling which felt a bit rush to finish. The rope used for 30m is a bit wore out! Overall, it is great experience! We enjoyed it!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I can highly recommend ASM. This was our second abseiling and canyoning experience with them and will definitely be back for more. Thank you for another unforgettable adventure!!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I did the full day abseiling and canyoning adventure. We had a small group, let by the our excellent guide Tanya, who was friendly, knowledgeable and highly capable. The trip was well organised, and we felt in safe hands as we took on progressively more...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was absolutely brilliant! The staff were great, really relaxed and super informative. I will definitely be doing it again.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Overall great experience! Friendly instructor, delicious lunch (best sandwich ever) and awesome views.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A couple of friends and I did the one day intro to rock-climbing course with the ASM a few weeks ago. There were many things that we enjoyed, but I wanted to provide a little bit of feedback about a fairly significant issue. Firstly we...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great instructors, great lunch. I now eat that sandwhich everyday at work lol. Very practical, worth doing. Will be back for another course...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The guys at ASM, were very professional when it come to teaching and service. They also made the experience fun and exciting. Definately recommend them to anyone wanting to do any of the coarses they offer.

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Dallis05
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
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