Chicago Mountaineering Club

The Chicago Mountaineering Club was founded in 1940 and has a mission is to promote interest in the sport and craft of mountaineering, foster fellowship among climbers of the Chicago/Midwest area, disseminate mountaineering knowledge and information, develop skill in the climbing techniques of its Members, and sponsor local practice outings and periodic western outings. Membership in the Club is open to anyone who is 18 years of age or older, is interested in climbing/mountaineering and has fulfilled the remaining membership requirements.

January Meeting

The first monthly meeting is tonight! Monday, January 9, 2017.

Please join us at Skrine Chops in Forest Park at 7230 W Madison.

6:30 p.m. - Board meeting (all members welcome)

8:00 p.m. - General meeting (public welcome)

December 2016 Newsletter

Print version of the December 2016 newsletter

Members Only Site

The members only section of the web site has not been migrated here yet. You can still access the old site using the link below and login there. Member logins will not work on this site until a later time. Thank you for your patience!

Access the old site here:

November 2016 Newsletter

Print version of November 2016 newsletter.

October 2016 Newsletter

Print version of the October 2016 newsletter.

Climb of the Month - November 2016

Member John Wanner documents Durrance, 5.7 or 5.8, 3 to 7 pitches, Devil’s Tower, WY

September 2016 Newsletter

Print version of September 2016 newsletter.

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