Welcome to the

Alpine Club

     

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
 

Latest Articles

  • Alpine Club Lectures Set to Return in September +

    As meeting and travel restrictions are gradually easing we are hopeful that the lecture series at the AC in London Read More
  • Everest: by 'Those Who Were There' Exhibition Opens +

    2021 marks the centenary of the first expedition to Mount Everest. To commemorate the occasion, The Alpine Club is hosting Read More
  • Everest: by 'Those Who Were There' - Exhibition Catalogue +

    The Everest expeditions of 1921, 1922 and 1924 were incredible feats of human ingenuity, vision and personal courage. 100 years Read More
  • Foundation Launched in Memory of Martin Moran +

    A charitable foundation supporting young people from diverse backgrounds to pursue adventure in the mountains has been established in memory Read More
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Upcoming Events

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  • 07 Aug - 12 Sep

 


 

Expeditions

Use the boxes below to explore the expeditions section

Questions

Any questions relating to expeditions ? send us an email.

Funding

The AC and the MEF can provide funding for certain expeditions, the AC also has a climbing grant for AC teams

Reports

The AC holds a vast library of material relating to expeditions both online and on paper

Expeditions

Expeditions are at the core of the Alpine Club's purpose and culture. Use the boxes on the left to navigate the expedition section.


Questions

Any questions relating to expeditions? Send us an email.


Funding

The AC and the MEF can provide funding for certain expeditions, the AC also has a climbing grant for AC teams


Reports

The AC holds a vast library of material relating to expeditions both online and on paper.