Membership for 2015 is still available. It will expire at the end of Jan 2016. 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
- NEW – 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)
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
Above Saas Fee Dom, Alphubel, Allalinhorn etc from Weissmies
picture by Alan Kirk solo trip 2014
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 12 August 2015]