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

Amongst the Alpine Fourthousanders
From Tuesday 10 September 2019
To Tuesday 10 December 2019
Tuesday 10 September 2019

Acrylic and Mixed Media Paintings and Charcoal Drawings by Barbara Swindin

Aiguille Verte and Les Droites