Central Arizona Chapter - Dirtbag: The Legend of Fred Beckey
May
31
7:00 PM19:00

Central Arizona Chapter - Dirtbag: The Legend of Fred Beckey

Dirtbag: Legend of Fred Beckey at the Pollack Tempe Cinemas, Tempe, AZ

Join the American Alpine Club and the Arizona Mountaineering Club for one of the most received climbing films in years: Dirtbag: The Legend of Fred Beckey.

Proceeds will benefit the Save the Homestead Campaign, with additional sponsors Metolius, Petzl, Boulders on Broadway, Focus Climbing Centers, Phoenix Rock Gym, AZ on the Rocks, Arizona Hiking Shack, Ape Index, FiveTen, and Access Fund.

Tickets are $15

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DC Section - Northern VA Chapter: Speaker Series
Feb
27
7:00 PM19:00

DC Section - Northern VA Chapter: Speaker Series

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Come on out to Sportrock Sterling for the next event in the AAC Speaker Series! On Tuesday 2/27 we are featuring local climber Sally Ontiveros. Born and raised in Anchorage, Alaska, Sally’s love for adventure began at an early age. She has since called 7 different states home, before settling back in Virginia to be close to family...

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Bishop Fall Highball Craggin' Classic
Nov
3
to Nov 5

Bishop Fall Highball Craggin' Classic

Join the American Alpine Club and our national partners and sponsors as we gather the climbing community in Bishop, CA for the 2017 Bishop Fall Highball Craggin' Classic Series event! 

The Craggin’ Classic Series, powered by CAMP USA and supported nationally by Scarpa, Arc'Teryx, Sterling, and Rock & Ice, unite climbers around the campfire at world-class climbing destinations. Each Series event is a 3-day climbing festival.  Craggin' Classics feature climbing clinics taught by professional athletes and guides, parties, films, slideshows, presentations, music, food, plenty of high-fives and local crag stewardship and conservation projects.

Join in, throw down, and howl at the moon.

For more information on the Series visit the Craggin' Classic webpage.

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Moab Craggin' Classic
Oct
27
to Oct 29

Moab Craggin' Classic

Join the American Alpine Club and our national partners and sponsors as we gather the climbing community in Moab, UT for the 2017 Moab Craggin' Classic Series event! 

The Craggin’ Classic Series, powered by CAMP USA and supported nationally by Scarpa, Arc'Teryx, Sterling, and Rock & Ice, unite climbers around the campfire at world-class climbing destinations. Each Series event is a 3-day climbing festival.  Craggin' Classics feature climbing clinics taught by professional athletes and guides, parties, films, slideshows, presentations, music, food, plenty of high-fives and local crag stewardship and conservation projects.

Join in, throw down, and howl at the moon.

More information on the Moab Craggin' Classic TBA. For more information on the Series in general, visit the Craggin' Classic webpage.

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Shelf Road Craggin' Classic
Oct
20
to Oct 22

Shelf Road Craggin' Classic

Join the American Alpine Club and our national partners and sponsors as we gather the climbing community in Shelf Road, CO for the 2017 Shelf Road Craggin' Classic Series event! 

The Craggin’ Classic Series, powered by CAMP USA and supported nationally by Scarpa, Arc'Teryx, Sterling, and Rock & Ice, unite climbers around the campfire at world-class climbing destinations. Each Series event is a 3-day climbing festival.  Craggin' Classics feature climbing clinics taught by professional athletes and guides, parties, films, slideshows, presentations, music, food, plenty of high-fives and local crag stewardship and conservation projects.

Join in, throw down, and howl at the moon.

More information on the Shelf Road Craggin' Classic TBA. For more information on the Series in general, visit the Craggin' Classic webpage.

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Miami Chapter Climb and Hang
Oct
16
5:30 PM17:30

Miami Chapter Climb and Hang

Come join us for a Miami American Alpine Club Meetup! We'll be climbing and hanging at X-treme and talking about what exactly the AAC does and how you can get involved. 

Never climbed before? No problem! That's part of what we're trying to do - get new people exposed to the fun of climbing. We'll teach you the ropes and get you climbing in no time.

Special AAC Event Rate
Day Pass - $13
Gear Rental - $8
**Fees waived if you become a AAC member**

Save time, fill out the waiver beforehand http://www.x-tremerock.com/waiver.html

Learn more about The American Alpine Club https://americanalpineclub.org/

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Devil's Lake Craggin' Classic
Oct
13
to Oct 15

Devil's Lake Craggin' Classic

Join the American Alpine Club and our national partners and sponsors as we gather the climbing community in Devil's Lake, WI for the 2017 Devil's Lake Craggin' Classic Series event! 

The Craggin’ Classic Series, powered by CAMP USA and supported nationally by Scarpa, Arc'Teryx, Sterling, and Rock & Ice, unite climbers around the campfire at world-class climbing destinations. Each Series event is a 3-day climbing festival.  Craggin' Classics feature climbing clinics taught by professional athletes and guides, parties, films, slideshows, presentations, music, food, plenty of high-fives and local crag stewardship and conservation projects.

Join in, throw down, and howl at the moon.

More information on the Devil's Lake Craggin' Classic TBA. For more information on the Series in general, visit the Craggin' Classic webpage.

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Oct
8
12:00 PM12:00

Adventure Film Festival: Boulder

Don’t miss the world premiere of the 13th annual Adventure Film Festival & Street Fair. This three-day action-packed event showcases a diverse collection of the year’s most groundbreaking and insightful independent films from serious exploration to environmental heroism to gripping tales from the edge of the believable. Anchored in Boulder and then traveling the world, the eclectic lineup features climbing, biking, skiing, surfing, flying, environmentalism, global awareness and social issues.

Find more information and get your tickets

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New River Gorge Craggin' Classic
Sep
22
to Sep 24

New River Gorge Craggin' Classic

Join the American Alpine Club and our national partners and sponsors as we gather the climbing community in the New River Gorge, WV for the 2017 NRG Craggin' Classic Series event! 

The Craggin’ Classic Series, powered by CAMP USA and supported nationally by Scarpa, Arc'Teryx, Sterling, and Rock & Ice, unite climbers around the campfire at world-class climbing destinations. Each Series event is a 3-day climbing festival.  Craggin' Classics feature climbing clinics taught by professional athletes and guides, parties, films, slideshows, presentations, music, food, plenty of high-fives and local crag stewardship and conservation projects.

Join in, throw down, and howl at the moon.

More information on the NRG Craggin' Classic TBA. For more information on the Series in general, visit the Craggin' Classic webpage.

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Smith Rock Craggin' Classic
Sep
15
to Sep 17

Smith Rock Craggin' Classic

Join the American Alpine Club and our national partners and sponsors as we gather the climbing community in Smith Rock, OR for the 2017 Smith Rock Craggin' Classic Series event! 

The Craggin’ Classic Series, powered by CAMP USA and supported nationally by Scarpa, Arc'Teryx, Sterling, and Rock & Ice, unite climbers around the campfire at world-class climbing destinations. Each Series event is a 3-day climbing festival. Craggin' Classics feature climbing clinics taught by professional athletes and guides, parties, films, slideshows, presentations, music, food, plenty of high-fives and local crag stewardship and conservation projects.

Join in, throw down, and howl at the moon.

More information on the Smith Rock Craggin' Classic TBA. For more information on the Series in general, visit the Craggin' Classic webpage.

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AAC Chicago Chapter HBFC Meet-Up
Sep
6
7:00 PM19:00

AAC Chicago Chapter HBFC Meet-Up

The American Alpine Club Chicago Chapter will be hosting a meet-up on the first Wednesday of each month at Honey Butter Fried Chicken in Avondale! Come on out and find us at the AAC table, but more importantly don't forget to put the butter on the bird! Invite your friends, and make sure to come with an empty stomach. See you there!

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Gym to Crag Clinic at Buzzard Rock
Aug
19
7:00 AM07:00

Gym to Crag Clinic at Buzzard Rock

Day clinic intended for gym climbers looking to become more comfortable and competent transitioning to the crag. We will have 2-4 instructors working with a max of 12 participants with a focus on climbing outdoors. Topics we will cover include equipment, proper packing, trail and wall ethics, toprope setup and anchoring, belay techniques, objective and subject hazards, and having an awesome time!

REQUIRED EQUIPMENT: climbing harness, climbing shoes, pack, belay device and locking carabiner, water, lunch (x2). Optional equipment: 48 inch nylon sling, cordellete, quickdraws, and a personal anchoring system.

Post clinic will grab an early dinner and beers at a local brewery.  Location TBD. 

Additional event details will be provided to participants.

Free to AAC Members! 

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