The American Alpine Club

Climbing is fantastic. The only problem is that expenses and logistics can really rack up. Here at the AAC, we know that every dollar spent on gear, guidebooks, and insurance is one less dollar you can put toward your next road trip or expedition.

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  • Discounts: 300+ gear discounts.
  • Rescue: 24/7 backcountry rescue benefit.
  • Beta: AAJ & Accidents: World Class publications.
  • Lodging: Discounts in destination areas worldwide.
  • Grants: Funding to Live Your Dream.
  • Passion: Community, conservation, education.

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Thanks to you, big things are happening at the Club.
  • Conservation and advocacy hearings on Capitol Hill.
  • Universal belay education and certification.
  • Exclusive gear, lodging, and guide service discounts.
  • Over 1/4 million dollars paid out to climbing grants like Live Your Dream.
  • Preservation of climbing history in our American Mountaineering Museum and Library.
Together We’re Stronger.

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As a community of climbers, we are able to accomplish more, together. We support each other through grant funding, conservation and advocacy projects, lodging, education, preservation of our history, and more. Donations from people like you are the lifeblood of our Club.

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