Rock Climbing
Adventure in the Blue Mountains

If you’re of the more adventurous type, you might want to look into Blue Mountains’ numerous rock climbing expeditions. Oozing with rugged terrains and tranquility, the Blue Mountains region harmoniously blends soft country charm with untamed wilderness.

With plenty of peaceful spots to camp or simply meditate, visitors will undoubtedly be able to make the most out of the multiple Blue Mountains attraction.

Rock ClimbingFilled with small, enchanting towns and villages, this area undoubtedly provides a lot in terms of rock climbing and exploring.

There is no denying how perfect the uneven and beautifully rugged the Blue Mountains terrain is, making it perfect for climbers of all fitness levels. Fortunately enough, there are several agencies that offer half-day or full-day expeditions, complete with meals. Instructors will also accompany you to guarantee your safety during the entire duration of your climb.

Most of the time, these rock climbing adventures can be tailored to your preferences. If you don’t want to go through an agency, rest assured that this region is practically bursting with rare rock formations for your climb.

To explore scenic Blue Mountains attractions from a unique viewpoint, you can book a guided rock climbing expedition with the Australian School of Mountaineering. First established in 1981, this group is often hailed as one of Australia’s most thrilling adventure company. With experienced guides to ensure your safety at all times, this company also specializes in instructional courses, guided adventures, survival courses as well as mountaineering.

Indeed, there is no better way to experience the numerous Blue Mountains attractions than to view it all from the perfect bird’s eye view.

Indeed, visitors will be treated to an exceptional scenery centered around the Three Sisters formation, Katoomba, Blue Mountains national park, as well as the surrounding areas. One of the most scenic experiences offered by this company is escalading the Boar’s Head.

This rock formation is unique to the Blue Mountains and has no less than five pitches of exciting rock climbing.

Visitors can enjoy a light but energy-packed lunch on one of the rock formation’s many ledges, and if you want, you can also treat yourself to a burst of adrenaline by free-falling your way back to the bottom after your climb.

Diamond Falls

This spectacular Blue Mountains attraction will undoubtedly please rock climbers who want to experience the savage beauty of the Australian terrain. From ancient sandstone ledges to breathtaking cliffs, this area is ideal for both beginners and more experienced climbers. Because of its immense stretches of formations, you will be able to adopt different types of rock climbing styles to ascend to the very top.

Some of Diamond Rock’s formations, however, can be notoriously hard, with exceptionally steep rock climbs that actually start as from grade 26. This is only suitable for experienced climbers.

Luckily enough, there is quite an abundance of companies that will provide you with excellent packages designed to help you experience this particular Blue Mountains attraction in all safety.

Blue Mountains’ Diamond Falls is also reputed for its varied routes that are known for their single-pitch and multi-pitch climbs.

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