Meets and Tours – in the UK

This programme of meets and tours in the UK provides an opportunity for members to take part in a wide variety of events.

If you are not yet a member but would like to take part in any of these events, you must first join the AAC(UK). Only then will you have access to the booking information in the password-protected Members’ Area of this website.


The AAC(UK) recognises that climbing, hill and country walking, and mountaineering are activities with a danger of personal injury or death. Participants in these activities should be aware of and accept these risks, being responsible for their own actions, involvement and safety.
The Club, its officers, Board and Alpine Team members and persons acting on behalf of the Club cannot be held liable for any loss or injury occurring to any participant while taking part in its activities.

Meets and Tours in the UK in 2017

Tours marked ## are now fully booked but enquire about possible vacancies

December 1 – 3:  Coniston, Lake District

19 places at MAM climbing hut Low House, with possibility for overspill to B&B or self-catering accommodation in the village. Surrounding hills include Coniston Old Man, Swirl How, Wetherlam and Dow Crag. Dow Crag offers scrambling routes.

December 8 – 10: Buxton, Peak District

Saturday dinner at the Alison Park Hotel, Buxton and a full walking programme, plus plenty for non-walkers to do.

December 15 – 17: Nant Peris, Snowdonia

17 places in the Rucksack Club hut at Nant Peris, close to Llanberis Pass, Snowdon and Glyderau.  £20 for 2 nights self-catering.

Club Meets and Tours in the UK in 2018

January 12 – 14:  Ogwen Valley, Snowdonia ##

10 places staying in Glan Dena hut: self-catering with bunk beds. Tryfan, Glyderau and Carneddau on the doorstep for winter mountaineering days.

February 9 – 11: Patterdale, Lake District

Twenty places at the George Starkey Hut,for Helvellyn range and eastern fells. £20 for 2 nights self-catering. Communal meal on Saturday.

April 7 – 14: Morvich, Kintail, West Highlands

Sixteen self-catering places at Kintail Outdoor Centre. Excellent base for Glen Sheil and Glen Affric. £150 for 7 nights, £40 deposit to organiser – Mrs P A Woulds. Members attending this meet must be used to using ice axe and crampons and be able to navigate in poor visibility.

[Updated 16 October 2017]