The Austrian Alpine Club (UK)

The AAC(UK) is one of the largest UK Mountaineering Clubs with over 14,000 UK and overseas members. The principal benefits of membership, at no extra charge, are:

In addition, membership brings many other benefits


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If you are interested in any aspect of mountaineering, we warmly invite you to join

  • The AGM took place on 7th October 2017.  The weekend was a great success and a record number of courses and events took place for our members.  Photos and details will be available soon to view on the AGM 2017 page (members only).
  • FREE HUT MAP for members! The 1:500,000 map locates and names all the huts in Austria, gives contact details and elevations, and shows whether they are accessible by ski, foot, bike etc! Let us know in the office if you’d like one! If you request one as part of a merchandise order, or request one to be sent with your membership card, then map postage is FREE for a limited time! (please request one in the comments section when applying for membership). If not being sent with anything else, then postage is just £1.50 UK, £1.70 outside the UK. Please contact the office for your copy.
  • The Autumn Newsletter is now available.  The Winter newsletter will be available at the beginning of December:  copy has now closed.  Copy and photos for the Spring Newsletter should be sent to the Newsletter Editor ( by 7 January.  Copy for all meets should be sent to the relevant meet co-ordinator by 30 December.  (Note that you may send 2 sets of meet information, one for the newsletter and one for the web site (which may include your meet sheet, booking form and photos).
Membership for 2017 is still available – Click to apply or renew.

Membership for 2018 will be available from 1st December 2017!

Photo of the Month

Summit photo – Brestova (1,902m) – Piotr Konopka

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.

Office staff – Catherine, Laura & Hannah;

Office address:
AAC(UK), Unit 43, Glenmore Business Park,
Blackhill Road, Holton Heath,
Poole, Dorset. BH16 6NL.

Tel: 01929 556870.

[Updated 08 November 2017]



Become A Member FOR 2017

2017 Membership is valid from midnight (UK time) on the day of processing up to 31 Jan 2018.

Click here to join/renew