Behind the hostel we have a rock climbing wall for all guests to use. You can practise rock climbing and bouldering in general, or even customise the route to replicate a climb you want to try!
The Blue Mountains is made for mountain bikers, with innumerable tracks hidden all across the mountains. Well maintained, front suspension mountain bikes are available for The Flying Fox Backpackers. rent for $70 a day. Try one of the routes we suggest or speak to Ross directly for the trail info
The Flying Fox Hostel loves bush walking and are happy to offer suggestions regarding walks throughout the mountains. From cliff top walks to lush rainforest in Leura or for the more adventurous, there is Mount Solitary the Six Foot Track and Grose Valley.
The Blue Mountains host some of the best and most beautiful climbs in the world, and has long been known to draw climbers from all over. Join in on the fun and try a one or two day climbing course from Australian School of Mountaineering on 0247824226. Day course is around $195 for introduction climbing.
Millions of years in the making, the canyons of the Blue Mountains are some of the most breath taking and majestic in the world. Canyoning packages start from $250 per person. The day will be spent following an ancient river, through a beautiful canyon with stunning rock escarpments on either side and you'll watch as the landscape changes around you. There are many different Canyons to choose from and all are stunning. Some are close to Katoomba others are in remote wilderness areas.
Blue Mountains is a preeminent location for slack lining in Australia. There many locations around that are fun and challenging.