Welcome to the

Alpine Club


    
    

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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Latest Articles

  • Report: 25 October 2021 +

    At last some information but still not enough considering the activity at the weekend! To be continued... Thanks to all Read More
  • Women With Altitude - Joint Exhibition to Highlight Female Alpinists of the Last 100 Years +

    Women With Altitude - Joint Exhibition to Highlight Female Alpinists of the Last 100 Years 2021 marks 100 years since the Read More
  • Report: 21 October 2021 +

    A beautiful end to the season allows us to enjoy the mountains. Here is some summary information about the high Read More
  • Victor Saunders Receives Jon Whyte Award for Mountain Literature +

    Current AC President Victor Saunders has received the Jon Whyte Award for Mountain Literature (Non-Fiction) for his new book 'Structured Read More
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Upcoming Events

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  • 14 Dec - 26 Jan

 


 

Expeditions

Use the boxes below to explore the expeditions section

Questions

Any questions relating to expeditions ? send us an email.

Funding

The AC and the MEF can provide funding for certain expeditions, the AC also has a climbing grant for AC teams

Reports

The AC holds a vast library of material relating to expeditions both online and on paper

Expeditions

Expeditions are at the core of the Alpine Club's purpose and culture. Use the boxes on the left to navigate the expedition section.


Questions

Any questions relating to expeditions? Send us an email.


Funding

The AC and the MEF can provide funding for certain expeditions, the AC also has a climbing grant for AC teams


Reports

The AC holds a vast library of material relating to expeditions both online and on paper.