Mountaineering Section Info
Here you will find information about the Mountaineering Section of the Potomac Appalachian Trail Club (PATC).
- We are a diverse group of local climbers. Young and not so young, male and female, crag rat and alpinist, active and armchair types.
- We all enjoy climbing in its many varieties.
- We climb locally or further afield, nearly every weekend and several times a year longer trips include the expedition-minded member.
- We publish a quarterly newsletter, UPROPE, now available online. Members have access to all historical UpRopes. Guests are welcome to download and view the latest edition here: Latest UpRope!
- We provide instruction through club trips and although we are NOT a school.
- We can get members up a rope in no time.
- We manage a LISTSERVER where our climbing community can communicate and post impromptu climbing trips.
- Finally, We gather for a monthly meeting to discuss club business, meet and socialize with area climbers over pizza and REFRESHMENT at 118 Park Street, SE, Vienna, VA at 730, on the 2nd Wednesday.
- E-Mail Address: Potomac Mountain Club (
- Mailing Address:
Mountaineering Section of PATC
118 Park Street SE
Vienna, VA 22180-4609
- Facebook Page: http://www.facebook.com/PotomacMountainClub
- Monthly Meeetings
- Join or Renew Dues
- Officers and Coordinator Leaders
- Honorary Members
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