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

Rafal Malczyk: Exploration and First Ascents in the East Karakoram
Contact Derek Buckle
Tuesday 27 March 2018
In September 2017 five members of the AC explored the rarely visited Sumur Glacier region of the East Karakoram where members of the team successfully made the first ascents of Tsagtug Kangri (6,078m) and Sumur Kangri (5,991m). In this talk Rafal will give an illustrated account of the expedition.
Location London
55/56 Charlotte Road