Climbing Clubs, Walls and Shops

Climbing Clubs

Austrian Alpine Club (UK) – The 6,000 members of the UK Section of the Austrian Alpine Club welcome all who are interested in mountaineering, alpine sports or walking, to join them in membership, which brings with it annual worldwide mountain rescue and repatriation insurance as well as reciprocal rights in alpine huts at no extra cost.

Cleveland Mountaineering Club – The Cleveland Mountaineering Club is for people from the Teesside area who are interested in mountain activities.

Lancashire Mountaineering Club – The LMC is a great way to get out into the mountains with fellow walkers and climbers! Rock climbing, walking, mountaineering, skiing, mountain-biking and ice-climbing are activities enjoyed by members throughout Britain, Europe and the World. There is a meets programme throughout the year, comprising week-day evening, Sunday and weekend camping or hut or bivvy meets. There are often more adventurous meets during the summer months, in the Alps or greater ranges.

The Barrow Mountaineering and Ski Club – Is a friendly and informal club with over 100 members, the club is based in Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria. The club membership has climbers and mountaineers active at all grades.

The California Mountaineering Club – Has members throughout California and the west. We have a full schedule of trips year around, covering the full range of climbing, from multi-day alpine ascents and winter mountaineering to weekend hiking, rock climbing and ice climbing outings. Our focus is on technical alpine ascents, mostly in the Sierra Nevada. We frequent many of California’s most popular rock and ice climbing destinations and offer class 2 and 3 day hikes throughout California.

The Mountaineering Council of Scotland – The MCofS, represents mountaineers, climbing and hill walking enthusiasts in Scotland.

Climbing Shops

Glacier Books – Booksellers specialising in mountaineering, walking and polar related books.

Rock Climbing with SuperTopo – We offer the world’s best rock climbing and mountaineering route information for rock climbing in Yosemite, big wall climbing, rock climbing Red Rocks, High Sierra climbing, rock climbing in Tahoe, and climbing Southwest Desert Towers.