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 Spring Newsletter is available now.  The Summer Newsletter is due to be posted on 1 June.  This will be a special edition to celebrate AAC(UK)’s 70th anniversary.  Copy and photos for the Summer Newsletter should be sent to the Newsletter Editor ( by 7 April.  Copy for all meets should be sent to the relevant meet co-ordinator by 31 March.  (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).
  • AGM 2018.  This year will be the 70th Anniversary of Sektion Britannia.  The AAC(UK) will be planning a special AGM in the Lakes at The Hydro Hotel, Windermere from 5th – 7th October, with even more free training for members. If you have any other suggestions on how to make the 70th year special then please do get in touch!

MEMBERSHIP FOR 2018 is available.  Click here to join or renew.

Photo of the Month

Basic Ski Touring 2018 – The group’s fresh tracks in the powder down the South Face of  Spi d’ Ursanna below peak 2898m –  Stephen Sharp

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 Website Editor.

AAC(UK) Office staff – ready to receive 2018 membership applications:
Emily, Hanna, Laura and Cat

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

Tel: 01929 556870.



[Updated 14 March 2018]



Become A Member FOR 2018

2018 Membership is valid from midnight (UK time) on the day of processing up to 31 Jan 2019.

Click here to join/renew