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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

News: June 18th, 2021 - BCMC COVID Guidelines

Watersprite Lake Hut, Mountain Lake Hut, North Creek Hut and Plummer Hut are now open and can be booked online
Normal Operations Resume for BCMC Trips up to a maximum of 50 Participants
Please follow all Provincial Health Guidelines

BCMC SOCIAL EVENT Tuesday, November 9

"The B.C.M.C. Mt. St. Elias Expedition 1971"

Presenters: Jack Bryceland, Alice Purdey, Fred Douglas and Ross Wyborn

Time: 7:00 - 9:00PM. Location: TBD


Recent Forum Posts
Club Related News
Posted by chrisl Posted 25.09.2020 17:22 Category: Notices  Tags: video contest 
BCMC Short Film Contest - The challenge is on!
Posted by KristinaAndrzej Posted 02.06.2020 15:12 Category: Notices  Tags: survey questionnaire 
We want to hear from you! We would like your feedback and perspectives on club operations and what you would like to see in the coming months from the BCMC.
Posted by chrisl Posted 18.04.2020 14:03 Category: eNews  Tags: bcmc 2020 newsletter 
The BCMC Newsletter is back
Posted by chrisl Posted 18.03.2020 13:21 Category: Notices  Tags: covid-19 
All BCMC Trips, Courses and Events Cancelled Until Further Notice
Conservation & Parks Issues
1276 days ago 0 comments Category: Park Huts
The BCMC took over ownership and the management of Backcountry BC in January of 2018.  All Advocacy, Recreation and Conservation issues are hosted, discussed and handled on the new and active website. www.backcountrybc.ca Backcountry BC was built and is operated by the BCMC Web Team. ...
1361 days ago 0 comments Category: Park Huts
From Backcountry BC on Pinecone Burke: - by Chris Ludwig (posted also on Backcountry BC) "The planning process for Pinecone Burke Provincial Park is currently underway.  This planning process is to create the park's first Masterplan that will determine what is allowed and what is not allowed in the park for decades to come.  This is accomplished through zoning. ...
Upcoming Trips & Events
Gilberto Salazar Grade: A5 Start: Thu 21 Oct '21
M:6, C:1, W:0
Top rope/lead at base5
Brian Sheffield Grade: B2 Start: Sat 23 Oct '21
M:10, C:5, W:0
Alder cutting on Watersprite Winter trail
David Freeman Grade: C5 Start: Sat 23 Oct '21
M:4, C:3, W:0
Quick mountain running expedition up Everest this weekend.
Wayne Pattern Grade: C5 Start: Tue 26 Oct '21
M:20, C:11, W:0
Online info session for members wanting to organize club trips
MountainSkills AcademyAdventures Grade: B1 Start: Sat 30 Oct '21
M:8, C:0, W:0
Build your toolkit of mountain skills before winter hits!
Terry Wong Grade: A1 Start: Tue 2 Nov '21
M:99, C:5, W:0
Monthly online meeting of the Executive Team plus others helping with special projects.
Chris Ludwig Grade: A1 Start: Tue 9 Nov '21
M:99, C:5, W:3
The Nov 9th BCMC Annual General Meeting includes discussion and voting on important club issues.
Trip Reports
04.10.2021 0 comments 47 views Category: Scrambling 
Although the trail was wet, there was no problems scrambling. The trail markers were each couple of meters, finding the route was easy.
11.02.2021 0 comments 670 views Category: Hiking 
Best weather you could ask for on a simple jaunt to First Pump
08.08.2020 0 comments 1182 views Category: Hiking 
A moderate to quick pace up to the summit of Brunswick Mountain
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