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

Events Calendar

Ben Silvestre: To Infinity and Beyond
Tuesday 11 April 2017, 07:30pm
Contact Derek Buckle
Tuesday 11 April 2017
Ben talks about new routing in Alaska's Revelation mountains, accepting risk, and of testing his commitment to climbing by climbing into total commitment on Mount Foraker's Infinite Spur. Though the route itself has an end, the lessons learned during such an experience are never forgotten.
Location London
55/56 Charlotte Road