What is the Alpine Club?
The Caltech Alpine Club is
student organization--welcoming all members of the Caltech community--dedicated
to the appreciation and preservation of the outdoors. We sponsor a variety
of events. For example, last year we hosted a sold out showing of the Banff
Film Festival and a slide show from local climbers' expedition in
The Caltech Alpine Club and Patagonia's retail store in Old Town Pasadena
are proud to host the
Banff 2005 Mountain Film Festival
coming to the Caltech Ramo Auditorium on March 30, 2005
Here is a list of up coming events.
Check here for dates, prices, etc. Last updated Jan. 31, 2005
Here is a list of trips we are running this year. Under construction
Guide to Local Areas
& Guide to Gear
Want to know where to go this weekend? Check out the guide to local areas link. Want to go but you need the gear? Want to know what to buy? Check out the buying gear link. Last updated Nov. 28th, 2001
Photo Gallery & Expedition History
The photo gallery is a collection of pictures contributed by our members. Everyone's pictures are welcome so please gives us any of your pictures you consider inspiring! Want to know what you have to live up to as a member? Take a look at the Club History for a list of some the expeditions in which the club has been involved. Last updated Nov. 27th, 2001.
Follow the mailing list link to discover how to add (or remove) your name from the mailing list. Follow the e-mail address link for more information on how to contact the club and those who run it.
Library & Equipment
Located in the Caltech Y, the Alpine Club library contains an extensive collection of guide books, mountaineering books, and maps. The Alpine club also has a limited collection of gear that members can rent or borrow. Keep in mind that the Caltech Y will rent and lend many items as well. Library page last update Dec. 3, 1997. Equipment page last updated Oct. 24, 2001. See also the Caltech Y's rental page which includes Alpine Club gear.
Bouldering On Campus
Here is a map of campus boulder problems... Last updated Oct. 24th, 2001.
Old Web Page
Still need the old page? Here it is... Last updated Dec. 3rd, 1997
website last updated 12/03/05
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