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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Events Calendar

AC Peak District Meet
From Saturday 01 May 2021
To Sunday 02 May 2021
Contact Malcolm Townsley
Saturday 01 May 2021

This meet will be held on 1st or 2nd May at Stanage

One of the best times of year to climb on grit, usually with pretty stable weather, allowing for classic venues and routes in comfort. A one-day socially distanced mini-meet for those who are sufficiently local..

Contact: Malcolm Townsley This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.