Membership of the OAC is open to alumni of the University of Oxford who have a genuine and active interest in climbing and mountaineering. Please see our Frequently Asked Questions page for more information about membership.


Founded in 1876, the Oxford Alpine Club is one of the oldest mountaineering clubs in the UK. You can read more about the history of the club here. Click for more info

The Lakes Meet & Annual General Meeting

The Club meet once a year in the Lake District for a weekend of eating, drinking and climbing... The event is open to OAC members and families, and usually takes place in Pooley Bridge each September. Click for more info

The Annual Dinner 

The Annual Dinner is a formal dinner held in Oxford every spring. It is open to OAC members and their guests, and tickets can be bought online through this website. Click for more info