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

Uisdean Hawthorn: High and Dry - Climbing Rock in the Kishtwar Himal
Tuesday 11 September 2018, 07:30pm
Contact Derek Buckle
Tuesday 11 September 2018
Uisdean Hawthorn talks about the trip to India that he made with Ben Silvestre and  Pete Graham in the Autumn of 2017, where they climbed a new 1400m rock route on the West face of Arjuna South.