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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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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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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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Reviewed 4 days ago

Well organised super fun day. Felt safe at all times. Highly recommended for all skill levels. Definitely going back for a wet canyon run in the warmer months

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Reviewed 1 week ago

After a short briefing at the ASM office we are issued our gear. 15 minutes later at our destination we have a safety review which is very clear and well understood. Our instructors quickly rig the first abseil for beginners of approx. 5M. In no...More

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Thank RedDweller
Reviewed 1 week ago

Amazing instruction and very fun course! Kym and Cillian were awesome! If your looking for an introduction to mountaineering look no further!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent! The guides were genuine and very knowledgeable. I learnt so much to equip me for future trips and was able to ask many crucial questions about mountaineering. They were also very adaptable to the group and tailored our experience to desired outcomes and the...More

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Thank cassied190
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Did the two day Navigation course, was really well run with a good mix of theory and practical. Highly recommend.

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Thank katecallingham
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I booked the two-day course for me and my husband and we had great fun. I had been climbing before indoors a lot but only once outdoors. The instructors were very good giving great technical advice throughout the course. The range of walls was great,...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

I heard such great things about this company that both my friend and I travelled interstate just to join the Rock 1 course with them. I enjoyed myself so much over the weekend that I extended my trip and joined another traveller on the Rock...More

Thank moniquesager
AustSchoolMtn, Manager at Australian School of Mountaineering, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for such a fantastic and detailed review Monique! It's always fantastic to hear such great feedback of our guides and the experiences we deliver. We're over the moon that you had such a great weekend that you took the opportunity to enjoy an...More

Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

I took Rock 3 climbing course with those guys. They were very good and we ended up climbing a 140m wall. Really helpful and supportive guys.

Thank AnasQadrei
AustSchoolMtn, Manager at Australian School of Mountaineering, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for your review Anas! Great to hear you had such a great time on our Rock 3 course and that our guides were superb! We hope to see you again soon for some more Adventure! Cheers, ASM Management

Reviewed 13 August 2017

I booked with ASM to get more comfortable in the climate, with intentions to climb some big mountains in the future. The course far outdid my expectations. The guides were knowledgeable and so helpful answering the millions of questions we all had. Covering all the...More

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AustSchoolMtn, Manager at Australian School of Mountaineering, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Thanks for your review Elise! We're stoked you had such a great time on our Mountaineering Course and we truly hope these new skills get put to use in some other fantastic places around the globe! Kind regards, ASM Management

Reviewed 9 August 2017

I would highly recommend the Australian School of Mountaineering for any adventure in the Katoomba area. I booked a full day canyoning experience through a coupon website a few days before and received very detailed instructions. I also made a request for a keto lunch,...More

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AustSchoolMtn, Manager at Australian School of Mountaineering, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Thank you so much for your in-depth review and recommendation! I'll be sure to pass this great feedback on to Nathan and the rest of the team. We're stoked you found the day to suit your experience levels and that it has you excited for...More

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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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