2024 Meet ReportsSouth Day walk, Ridgeway, January
North(ish) Day walk, Cromford, January
Twixmas Meet, at GSH, New Year
Committee whos who
Development and Training package
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
Members Activities - 2021, 2022, 2023
Photo Archive 2001 to 2020Meet reports 2001 to 2023 Treks 2001 to 2012
We continue our pdf archive of books and Journals that give an insight into the Association in its earlier days.
Centenary DVD chapters are on YouTube.
Journals from 1909 to 2023.
History of the Association, published in 2005 was written by member James Bogle.
A brief history of the Britannia Hut up to our 2023 visit.
In addition, we have a copy of the "Inauguration of the Cabane Britannia, 1912.
Upcoming Meets - updated 14 February
The next winter walks will be on Tuesday 12 March and Tuesday 9 April.
Slovakia Trek in early September.
Improve your Skills Meet will be at the George Starkey Hut on 5 - 7 April.
The Committee has produced some advice to club members attending club meets during the current Coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak. Worth a read before you venture out for a day on the hills.We are using the BMC plan (updated 4 April 2022) for England and Wales for organising our meets. In addition here is the latest info for Scotland (updated 18 April 2022).
Should any meets change then the attendees will be contacted by the meet organiser and information will also be placed on the club website.
Latest News 16 Febraury
Day Walks - on Tuesday 13 February up to 13 members attend the day walks. The North walk was based around Hathersage in the Peak District and the South walk was around Selbourne Common.
At the Annual Dinner there was a pictorial review of the 2023. Thanks to Don Hodge for compiling this review from the website and for Ed Bramley posting it on youtube.
Please note a change in Hut bookings over Bank Holidays for members in 2024.
Over the first weekend of February around 40 members and guests braved the windy conditions in the Lake District for our Annual Dinner and AGM at the Inn on the Lake in Glenridding.
Report from the Twixmas Meet, at New Year
The London Lecture Programme started in early October 2023.
Local support in the Lake District
We are a member of the Friends of the Lake District.
We support the Patterdale Mountain Rescue Team.
Patterdale Primary School - We donated money to the school to help fund their 'Forest School and Garden Club'. We are delighted that the school won awards in the Cumbria in Bloom Schools Competition.
January Day Walk - Ridgeway & West Ilsley
George Starkey Hut