Meet photos in 2018
2018 Meet Reports
Presidents Meet, Patterdale, October
Beer Meet, Devon, September
Mayrhofen Meet, Austria, June/July
N Wales Meet, Rhyd Ddu, June
Ullapool Meet, Scotland, May
Derbyshire May Day Meet
Annual Dinner, Glenridding, February
Killin Meet, Scotland, January
Photo Archive 2001 to 2017
Meet reports 2001 to 2016.
We have started a pdf archive of books and Journals that give an insight into the Association in its earlier days.
To start the archive off we have a copy of the "Inauguration of the Cabane Britannia, 1912.
One of our members, James Bogle, has written up the history of the Association and this was published in 2005.
There are also Journals from 1975 to 2009.
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Last Updated: 7 November 2018
A mountaineering club with a strong interest in UK and alpine activities
ABMSAC Twixmas/New Year Meet at the George Starkey Hut over 28 December to 2 January.
Advance notice of 2019 Meets
The Annual Dinner and AGM will be on Saturday 2 February 2019 at the Inn on the Lake in Glenridding. Details and booking form will be available in the next month.
Summer Hotel Alpine Meet will be in Klosters in July. Thirty nine members and guests have booked on to this meet. It is now full.
Trek - in June we will be returning to Morocco for a week long trek with KE adventures to a part we have not visited before, the Mgoun mountains. Although all 10 places on the trip have already been taken we are operating a reserve list. If you are interested in this trek contact Ed Bramley. If there are sufficient additional people wanting to take part we may then be able to get a second visit running.
Latest News 7 November
The next London lecture is on Monday 3 December by Chris Loy and Andy Fisher, entitled "A Remote Trek in Uttarkhand, India".The October Presidents Meet report is now available.
In early October 14 members enjoyed a good weekend in the Brecon Beacons. Photos of the meet are now available. A meet report will be posted shortly.
London Lecture Series - details for this winter are now available.
The history of the Association written by James Bogle and published in 2005 is now available as a pdf.
We have been invited to join in on the series of lectures organised by AC/SMC/JMCS in Edinburgh this autumn/winter. Hopefully members who live in the area will be able to make use of this new venture.A brief update on the Britannia Hut from the July edition of the Geneva Section monthly Bulletin. Many thanks to Pamela Harris-Andrews for the update.
George Starkey Hut
The hut is in Patterdale near Ullswater, at the heart of the Lake Districtís Eastern Fells. It is ideally placed for the High Street range to the East, whilst from the front there is a splendid view of Helvellyn and its neighbouring fells: to reach them, all you have to do is put on your boots and walk from the hut.
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Members will have received a number of documents from the membership secretary regarding the General Data Protection Regulation, which takes effect from 25 May.
ABMSAC Child Protection Policy and consent form.
The web site for the Swiss Alpine Club has links into pages for the separate Sections.
A source for all types of climbing information, access and insurance in the UK is the BMC