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
Tom will be giving an account of his expedition to the East Bordla Glacier in the Kuiluu Range of Kyrgyzstan where they experienced rather more excitement than anticipated. You need to come to hear the whole story.
Tom on the second pitch of their new route, The Argen Spur'. Photo Alexander Metcalfe