Recent Meet walks
Since 2021 we record walks that have been completed on Meets. If you visit the area you may want to check out one of the walks.
Downloadable as a .gpx file for use on GPS, mobile or mapping software.
Day Walk, October
Rhinogs Round in August
2023 Meet Reports
Day Walks, November
Bannau Brycheiniog Meet, October
Day Walks, October
Llangollen Meet, Wales, September
Tour of Mont Blanc Trek, France, September
Rhinogs Meet, Wales, August
Visit to the Britannia Hut, July
Saas Almagell Meet, July
North Wales Meet, June
Mendips Meet, June
Torridon Meet, May
Peaks Weekend, May
North(ish) day Walk, White Peak, April
Skills Weekend at GSH, April
Southern day Walk, Test Valley, March
Northern day Walk, Whatstandwell, March
Northern Day Walk, Lathkill Dale, February
Annual Dinner Weekend, February
Southern day walk, Chilterns, 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
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.
Meets Programme for 2023/24 - updated 2 December
North/South Day Walks are back. The next autumn/winter walks will be on Tuesday 12 December.
AGM and Annual Dinner will be on Saturday 3rd February at the Inn on the Lake.
The Meets list for 2024 is now available
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 2 December
The 'End of the Year' Newsletter with details of the AGM was sent out on 2 December.
A group photo of ‘beanie’ hat wearing has been sent in by Ed Bramley.
News of the Kendal Mountain festival this month.
George Starkey Hut in Patterdale From the 1st January 2024 the hut will be closed to ABMSAC & AC Members for the whole month.
The London Lecture Programme started in early October. The series started well with two interesting talks. .
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.
Members activities 2023
George Starkey Hut