The Alpine Club, the world’s first mountaineering club, was founded in 1857.  For over 150 years, members have been at the leading edge of worldwide mountaineering development and exploration. 

With membership, experienced and aspiring alpinists benefit from a varied meets programme, regional lectures with notable guest speakers, reduced rates at many alpine huts, opportunity to apply for grants to support expeditions, significant discounts at many UK retailers, extensive networking contacts, access to the AC Library and maps - and more! 

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Here is a list of lectures at the Alpine Club. Select additional pages using the numbers at the bottom.

The lectures provide a good opportunity for AC members to meet one another and exchange news, views and information. New members and prospective members are particularly welcome. Prospective members are asked to contact the AC office before attending. Lectures start at 7:30pm in general

Anyone who has had an interesting trip and would be prepared to lecture is invited to contact the AC Office or the organisers.

Each event includes a clickable map with the address of the venue.

Events Calendar

Jonathan Percival and Dr Adrian Mellor: 2016 British Services Daulaghiri Expedition
Tuesday 14 March 2017

In 2016 the British Services launched a mountaineering and medical research expedition to Nepal.  This evening’s presentation will take you through the journey that supported an unprecedented number of trekkers and mountaineers over the Dhaulagiri circuit with stops on Damphus Peak, Tukuche and an attempt on Dhaulagiri itself.  There will also be time to explore the progress made in the pursuit of medical research.

Location London
55/56 Charlotte Road