The AAC hosts hundreds of events each year, and has a presence at many more. Our biggest national events are Craggin' Classics and the Annual Benefit Dinner. Additionally our regional volunteers plan events all over the country—there are far too many to list here.
Coming to Denver, CO on March 13-15, 2020: The AAC's largest and most prestigious event of the year brings together over 500 guests including climbers of all generations and disciplines, esteemed donors and high-profile leaders.
Coming to Golden, CO on June 1, 2019: Celebrate climbers who achieve both on and off the mountain, at the Excellence in Climbing Celebration and Festival!
Coming to a crag near you Fall 2019. The Craggin’ Classic Series, powered by CAMP USA, unites climbers around the campfire at world-class climbing destinations around the country.
Fall 2019 in Yosemite National Park. Climbers from all over the world join AAC members for a week of cultural exchange, climbing, and stewardship.
upcoming AAC Events
The American Alpine Club, CAMP Technical Adventure Gear, and EDELRID are now proud to bring you Smith Rock Craggin’ Classic on September 13-15, 2019.
Join the American Alpine Club and CAMP USA in Fayetteville, West Virginia on September 20-22 for the 8th Annual Craggin' Classic in the New River Gorge!
This September 27-29, The American Alpine Club is teaming up with CAMP Technical Adventure Equipment to bring you the second annual Rumney Craggin’ Classic!
Join the American Alpine Club and CAMP Technical Adventure Equipment in Baraboo, WI this October 11-13 for the fifth annual Midwest climbing extravaganza at the Devil's Lake Craggin’ Classic!
This October 18-20, head on down to the best limestone sport cragging Colorado has to offer, and with the American Alpine Club and CAMP USA!
The Moab Craggin’ Classic, powered by CAMP Technical Adventure Equipment, is the grassroots desert climbers fest! This October 25-27, we'll be uniting climbers around the campfire at a world renowned destination to celebrate all things climbing.
This November 1-3, the American Alpine Club and CAMP Technical Adventure Equipment invite you to the world-class climbing mecca of Bishop, California for the annual Eastside climbing party, the Bishop Fall Highball Craggin' Classic!