The AAC(UK) is one of the largest UK Mountaineering Clubs with over 11,000 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
MEMBERSHIP FOR 2016 IS NOW AVAILABLE. Please note that it is not possible to join or renew memberships over the phone. Please use the on-line application form or the Postal application form which will delivered with the Winter Newsletter at the beginning of December.
If you are interested in any aspect of mountaineering, we warmly invite you to join
- Equipment recall notice – this may affect your safety!
- Watch the 3 minute video clip: Alpenverein – Wege ins Freie
- 4 minute video clip on Stubai Alps
- Bergauf (the German language magazine of the OeAV)
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
We would like to feature in this position a 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.
Christmas opening times for 2015:
Mon 4th Jan: OPEN 0900 – 1700 hrs
[Updated 24 November 2015]