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Please direct press inquiries to Marketing Manager Whitney Bradberry

AAC Mission

To support our shared passion for climbing and respect for the places we climb.

AAC Vision

A united community of competent climbers and healthy climbing landscapes.

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Recent Press:


04/27/2017: AAC and Access Fund Host Second Annual Climb the Hill Event

04/13/2017: aAC Announces 2017 excellence in Climbing Award Recipients

02/13/2017: Four North American Mountain Clubs Unite for Climbing Education and Public Policy

01/12/2017: AAC Announces 2017 Cutting Edge Grant award Recipients

12/13/2016: Conrad Anker is Keynote Speaker for 2017 AAC Annual Benefit Dinner

10/18/2016: AAC Announces 2016 Cornerstone Conservation Grant Recipients

10/13/2016: AAC and Access Fund announce 2016 Anchor Replacement Fund Grant Award Recipients 

09/29/2016: AAC and the Alliance for Sustainable Energy Powering Alpine Research

08/10/2016: AAC Announces Athlete Tour Featuring Ueli Steck Presented By Alpina Watches

07/29/2016: Climber Falls in Waddington Range, British Columbia

06/15/2016: AAC Past President Nick Clinch Passes Away

05/19/2016: 2016 Live Your Dream Grant Recipients announced

04/19/2016: The American Alpine Club and Alpina Watches Announce The Alpina AAC Cutting Edge Award

03/29/2016: American Alpine Club Announces inaugural Excellence in Climbing Awards Dinner

01/15/2016: 1966 American Antarctic Expedition to be Honored with Rare AAC Gold Medal

01/04/2016: 2016 Lyman Spitzer Award Winners Announced

01/01/2016: American Alpine Club President Doug Walker Dies in Avalanche

12/01/2015: Alex Honnold is Keynote Speaker for 2016 Annual Benefit Dinner

09/14/2015: 2015 Anchor Replacement Fund Recipients Announced

09/07/2015: 2015 Cornerstone Conservation Grants Recipients Announced

08/17/2015: American Alpine Club and Access Fund Launch Anchor Replacement Fund

05/19/2015: American Alpine Club Official Member of Outdoor Alliance

04/30/2015: 2015 Live Your Dream Grant Recipients