Membership for 2015 is available. Click here for more …. It is not possible to join or renew memberships over the phone.
The AAC(UK) is one of the largest UK Mountaineering Clubs with over 10,000 UK and overseas members. The principal benefits of membership, at no extra charge, are:
- Mountain Rescue Insurance; worldwide, without age limit and inclusive of repatriation;
- Alpine Hut Rights; discounted accommodation costs in alpine huts belonging to the National Alpine Mountaineering Federations.
In addition, membership brings many other benefits
If you are interested in any aspect of mountaineering, we warmly invite you to join
- Watch the 3 minute video clip: Alpenverein – Wege ins Freie
- 4 minute video clip on Stubai Alps
- Recall of Simond karabiners and quickdraws
- Second round of Via Ferrata Set recalls within six months
- Bergauf (the German language magazine of the OeAV)
Stop Press: In February the Tirol parliament rejected the project to build a massive new cable-car installation in the Kalkkőgel near Innsbruck! A battle won. But the developers aren’t giving up, so to win the war will require ongoing alertness. Details at kalkkoegel-retten.at, the OeAV take is here
Photo of the Month
Argentiere Glacier in Chamonix valley picture by Kamil Daniel Jutkiewicz
We would like to feature in this position any good photograph of members taking part in a recent Club Activity, and we would like to change it regularly.
If you can contribute, please email photographs and descriptions to the Webmaster.
[Updated 28 April 2015]