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Who Are We?

We are a diverse group of local climbers. Young and old, male and female, crag rat and alpinist, active and armchair types-We all enjoy climbing in its many varieties. We also share a common interest in promoting safe climbing, conserving the outdoor resource, developing new climbing skills, representing the DC Metro climbing community and having fun doing it! 


The Potomac Mountain Club, aka, is the Mountaineering Section of the Potomac Appalachian Trail Club, a non-profit corporation, devoted to responsible use of the outdoor resource.

What's New?


Carderock Canal Steward Needed 


By Laws Snapshot...

Article II. OBJECTIVE

  1. To provide the opportunity for group enjoyment of mountaineering and related activities;
  2. To train interested people in mountaineering techniques;
  3. To provide public service through specialized mountaineering techniques;
  4. To foster the conduct of these activities in a safe manner.

What's Happening


Upcoming events

Friday, September 20, 2019 6:00 PM • Seneca Rocks, WV
Wednesday, October 09, 2019 7:00 PM • PATC-HQ, Vienna, VA
Friday, October 18, 2019 6:00 PM • Seneca Rocks, WV
Wednesday, November 13, 2019 7:00 PM • PATC-HQ, Vienna, VA
Saturday, November 16, 2019 8:00 AM • Seneca Rocks, WV


Recent forum updates

Wednesday, May 22, 2019 8:44 AM • Bryn Quinlan
Sunday, November 11, 2018 10:26 PM • Mark Maier
Friday, November 09, 2018 12:28 PM • Bill Dudley
Saturday, April 21, 2018 9:41 AM • Alisha Bretz
Monday, February 05, 2018 4:28 PM • Alisha Bretz
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