Membership Benefits

As a member of the Manitoba Section of the Alpine Club of Canada, you have access to:

Regional section activities:
  • Weekend outings, training courses and volunteer leadership opportunities
  • Rock and ice climbing in Manitoba and Northwest Ontario
  • Cross-country skiing in Manitoba
  • Gym nights, social events and guest speakers
  • Local website, e-newsletter, climbing info, partner opportunities and equipment pools
Mountain Adventures:
  • Trips and courses in the Canadian Rockies
  • Annual General Mountaineering camp and international expeditions
  • Specially designed adventures for beginners, women and youth
Development opportunities:
  • Leadership training
  • Grants and awards
Facilities:
  • Advance booking privileges at the most extensive network of backcountry huts in North America
  • Member rates at the ACC Clubhouse, Bell Cabin and Boswell Cabin in Canmore, Alberta and the Canadian Alpine Centre in Lake Louise, Alberta
Publications:
  • The ACC national newsletter, the Gazette, published three times per year
  • The Canadian Alpine Journal, published annually since 1907
  • Weekly NewsNet email bulletin, Facebook page and Twitter feed
As well as:
  • Comprehensive liability insurance coverage while participating in local and national ACC activities/events/competitions (note that in QC this covers all personal climbing activities as well).
  • Access to out-of-province trip insurance policies that cover your personal backcountry activities around the world.
  • Member rates on merchandise at the ACC Online Store
  • Special discount on admission to Vertical Adventures Climbing Gym every Wednesday.
  • Discount on University of Manitoba Climbing Wall Passes 
  • Competition climbing events, international representation …and much, much more!

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