The Austrian Alpine Club (UK)

The AAC(UK) is one of the largest UK Mountaineering Clubs with over 13,000 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

  • AGM Booking forms and information are now available.  See AGM 2017 page (members only) for details
  • The Nomination Form for the election of Directors is now available.  See AGM 2017 page (members only) for details
  • 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 £1.50UK, £1.70 outside the UK. Please contact the office for your copy.
  • The Summer Newsletter is now available.  Copy and photos for the autumn newsletter should be sent to the Newsletter Editor ( by 07 July.  Copy for all meets should be sent to the relevant meet co-ordinator by 01 July.  (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).

[Updated 14 June 2017]

Click here to apply or renew Membership for 2017.

Photo of the Month

OVERALL WINNER! Photo Competition 2016 – Evolution: Jonni Lappi
A big Thank you to all entrants for taking part. Congratulations to all the winners! Certificates will follow soon. For details of winners see ‘Photo & Sketch Competition’ page within the Members Area. Click the link below:

Photo & Sketch Competition results within the Members Area.

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.

See the new AAC(UK) office: Unit 43, Glenmore Business Park, Blackhill Road, Holton Heath, Poole, Dorset. BH16 6NL. Tel: 01929 556870. email:

Office staff – Victoria & Laura (pictured), Catherine & Hannah

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