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

  • Office Closure – A reminder that the office will be closed on Bank Holiday Monday 28th August 2017
  • AGM Booking forms and information are 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 £1.50 UK, £1.70 outside the UK. Please contact the office for your copy.
  • The Autumn Newsletter is almost ready and will be mailed to members by the 1st of September.  Copy and photos for the Winter Newsletter should be sent to the Newsletter Editor ( by 01 October.  Copy for all meets should be sent to the relevant meet co-ordinator by 22 September.  (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 23 August 2017]

Click here to apply for or renew Membership for 2017.

Photo of the Month

Grünausee with Wilder Freiger (3418m) reflection along the Stubaier Höhenweg, en route to Sulzenauhütte – Albert Bodamer

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 above the 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