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!Becoming a Member
In 2016, 29 years after they climbed the Golden Pillar of Spantik together, Mick and Vic had recovered enough to take on another Himalayan adventure together. Mick will be talking about how they re-united to make the first ascent of the stunning north buttress of Sersank 6,050m in the Indian Himalaya.