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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 - October 10th, 2023 [IN-PERSON]


" One the Ice 'Baffin Island' Expeditions 2007 / 2023 "



Presenters: Chris G. Cooper


Save the date! You won't want to miss out hearing about the Baffin Island expeditions that took place between 2007 and 2023. You will get a chance to see images and hear stories of the most amazing landscapes in Eastern High Arctic.

Chris Cooper has self published a hard copy coffee table book with 60 years of expeditions and 250 mostly full size pictures.  There will be copies for sale and will be available to sign the book.

 IN SEARCH of WILD PLACES by Chris G. Cooper

The cost is $100.00


**** This presentation will be subsidized by the BCMC. While not mandatory, we will be collecting cash donations at the door to help with the subsidy. Thank you!****


 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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