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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 - Feb 14, 2023 [IN-PERSON] 

"Top of Africa - BCMC 2022"  

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Presenter: Wayne Pattern | BCMC Trips Chair | Professional Engineer 

Wayne Pattern and eight other BCMC members embarked on a three-part trip to Africa during the summer of 2022. The four-week trip included Mount Meru, Mount Kilimanjaro, and Safari. You will not want to miss this BCMC Social Event!

Pattern has been a BCMC member since 2015 and for the past three years he has been on the BCMC executive committee as a Trip Chair. He has travelled to six of the seven continents, a part-time musician and has had a wild assortment of broken bones.

Looking forward to seeing you all. 

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

 

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