York Alpine Club was founded in 1981, and
exists for the encouragement of all kinds of mountain activities, including
walking, climbing, skiing and biking, and is affiliated to the BMC.
We pride ourselves on being friendly and welcoming to new members, whatever
your level of experience.
We meet on Thursday evenings at Brigantes
Bar, 114 Micklegate, York (map)
from 9.30 p.m. onwards.
The Club's calendar of activities includes:
Weekend meets, staying in huts or camping
Mid-week evening and weekend climbing, on local crags in
the summer and at local climbing walls during the winter
Regular social events
Our members will also be found taking part in mountain
marathons, fell running, mountain biking, road biking, orienteering,
and possibly even caving.
Check our blog
to see what we have been up to recently.
Sleep is overratedby Simon C [Sunday 10th August, 2014]
It's a week after the event, and I'm just about rested enough to string a few vaguely in …
BMC Participation Statement.
The BMC recognises that climbing and mountaineering are activities with
a danger of personal injury or death. Participants in these activities
should be aware of and accept these risks and be responsible for their
own actions and involvement.
This site is maintained by Simon Caldwell
All photos are by me unless otherwise credited