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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2014 Kyrgyzstan Expedition LONDON
Tuesday 13 January 2015, 07:30pm
Tuesday 13 January 2015

During this expedition the team successfully made first ascents of a significant number of peaks in the Djangart area of Kyrgyzstan before flying in to attempt the 7000m Khan Tengri. Jamie, a medical student, will be summarising the team's achievements and a new acclimatisation assessment procedure tested on the expedition.