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

  • 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. This is subject to availability). If not being sent with anything else, then postage is just £1.75 UK, £2.00 outside the UK. Please contact the office for your copy.
  • The Winter Newsletter is now available.  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).
  • 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 are available to view on the AGM 2017 page (members only).

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

Photo of the Month

Iceland – Moody Geysers & swirling clouds – by Debra Rigby.  Click photo to enlarge.

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.

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 17 January 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