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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All Events

This is the main events calendar. As an AC member you can benefit from various AC events such as

Lecturesin London, South-West, Peak District, Lake District and Edinburgh
Meets UK and international Climbing and Mountaineering
Exhibitions in London at the Club’s premises or external
Club events such as Symposia, AGM, Winter Dinner, London Dinner

Move your mouse over the calendar to display a description for the events or use the list of categories at the bottom of the calendar to only display certain categories