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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Events Calendar

Simon Young. Kyrgyzstan and Pic Lenin – Summer 2017
Tuesday 27 February 2018, 07:30pm
Contact Derek Buckle
Tuesday 27 February 2018
Simon will tell the tale of the combined AC and AAC trip to ski and climb Pic Lenin in Kyrgyzstan last summer. Lots of mountain, lots of stories, lots of photos, some success and lots of lesson learnt!
Location London
55/56 Charlotte Road