Alpine Club Publications

The Alpine Club publishes an annual journal, a selection of climbing guides to the key alpine areas, a range of Christmas cards and a Newsletter. Click on the images below to view further details of each, ordering and pricing information, and updated information.
Many of these items can be purchased through Cordee

Alpine Journals

The Alpine Journal is a substantial annual record of mountaineering achievement which has been published continuously since 1859.  It is issued free to members. Those from 1969 onwards are fully digitised and can be viewed and searched by Volume or Area.
Earlier journals' indexes can be viewed as PDFs.
              1859-1891         1892-1926           1927-1952         1953-1968

For more information contact the Journal Editor

The AC publishes the most comprehensive English Guidebooks covering the most popular regions of the Alps. Included here are updates for each guide.



The  Newsletter includes news items, articles, details of all club events, and anything that may be of interest to our members.

The AC also produces a regular Bulletin which is e-mailed to members. For more infomation contact the eBulletin editor

Tthe AC reproduces classic mountain paintings from its collection as Christmas Cards


The Alpine Club occasional sponsors or jointly sponsors books. Click on the above link for details of those currently available.

Books for Sale
The Alpine Club Library regularly sells a wide range of second hand books, journals, guidebooks, etc which are superfluous to requirements.   Book donations are always welcome and can be used in aid of club funds.  Contact  Jerry Lovatt.

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