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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AC Caucasus Ice Meet in North Ossetia, Russia
From Saturday 29 January 2022
To Tuesday 01 February 2022
Contact Andrey
Saturday 29 January 2022

Location: Midagrabin valley, North Ossetia, Russian Caucasus.

Dates: 29th January - 5th February

     Approximate budget: £250-300 for the hotel accommodation, transfers and meals plus about £325 for return flights from London to Vladikavkaz (OGZ) plus about £50 for the Russian visa.

Accommodation: A newly built hotel with ensuite showers and twin, double and family rooms available.


Contact: Andrey E-mail: