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Welcome to the British Columbia Mountaineering Club
Welcome to the B.C. Mountaineering Club

The BCMC is a group of like-minded individuals who participate in outdoor activities. The club was established in 1907 and in September 2019 reached a new milestone of 1,300+ active member accounts. The club organizes mountaineering, rock climbing and back country skiing trips throughout the year. The BCMC holds monthly socials, offers courses to members and represents the interests of mountaineers and back country skiers in British Columbia.

BCMC Social Event


BCMC SOCIAL EVENT -  June 11th, 2024 [IN-PERSON]


" Manaslu - Three Passes "



Presenter: Brian Sheffield

⏰ Save the date! 

Gear up for an epic adventure as we wrap up the season with a bang! Join us for our final social event before the summer break and get ready to be transported to the breathtaking landscapes of Nepal.

Embark on a journey led by Brian Sheffield, a true trailblazer with decades of trekking experience in Nepal. From traversing the trails around Manaslu to delving deep into the mystical Tsum Valley and conquering the iconic Thorang La pass, Brian's tales will leave you spellbound.

But this isn't just about adventure; it's a chance to gain insights into the evolving landscape of trekking in Nepal. Brian will share stories from the past and future of trekking in Nepal.

About Brian Sheffield: A seasoned explorer since the early 1980s, Brian is not just a trekker; he's a pioneer dedicated to preserving trails right here in BC. When he's not conquering peaks, you'll find him exploring local hills and skiing down slopes with boundless enthusiasm.

Don't miss out on this unforgettable. Bring your friends, bring your excitement.


  See you there!


Location: The Anza Club, #3, West 8th Ave., Vancouver | 19+ | Doors Open: 7:00 PM, Event Starts: 7.30 PM



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