News & Events
Alpine Club Of Pakistan Holds Kids Climbing Competition.
Alpine Club of Pakistan organized the sport climbing competition for kids at Pakistan Sports Complex, Islamabad. About 200 girls and boys from different schools of Islamabad; in three different categories U-14, U-12, U-10; separately boys and girls participated in this event. …
Continental Judges Course, China, June 2014
Asian Climbing Federation is likely to hold Continental Judges Course in China for one week at the end of June 2014 which may cost Rs. 250,000/-. Aspiring Judges for sport climbing who have acted in the Jury of Provincial …
Samina Baig becomes first Pakistani to Climb Mt Everest
Samina Baig created history when she became first Pakistani women to reach the summit of Earth’s highest mountain – Mt Everest (8,848 m) from its South face situated in Nepal at 7:40 a.m on 19th May 2013. Samina Baig D/O Muhammad Khayal Baig, aged 22 years, is a native of village Shimshal, Gojal, Hunza Distt, Gilgit-Baltistan. …
Russian K2 Winter Expedition 2011-12
Considered to be the toughest team in the mountaineering world, the Russian Mountaineering Team led by Mr. Viktor Kozlov, a veteran mountaineer and explorer, is in Pakistan to attempt K2 during winter. …
Media Coverage of International Mountain Day – 2011
In accordance with resolution of the UN General Assembly on the occasion of the International Mountain Year celebrated in 2002, International Mountain Day (IMD) is celebrated worldwide on 11 December…
Alpine Club of Pakistan becomes Full Member of International Federation of Sport Climbing (IFSC)
It is announced with great pleasure that Alpine Club of Pakistan has been admitted as Full Member of the International Federation of Sport Climbing (IFSC) during its Annual General Meeting held at Amsterdam,…
Mountain and Sapling Plantation Hike Conducted to Celebrate International Mountain Day -2011
The United Nations General Assembly designated 11 December, from 2003 onwards, as “International Mountain Day”. This decision results from the success of the UN International Year of Mountains in 2002, which increased global awareness of the importance of mountains….
First National Sport Climbing Championships 2011
8th – 10 December 2011
The First Ever National Sport Climbing Championship organized by Alpine Club ofs Pakistan – the national mountaineering and climbing federation started off at Pakistan Sports Complex, Islamabad on 8th December…. ..
Eminent Mountaineer and former President Alpine Club of Pakistan Mr Nazir Sabir attends Reception hosted by Queen Elizabeth and delivers Pakistan Promotional Lectures across UK
Eminent Pakistani mountaineer and former President Alpine Club of Pakistan Mr Nazir Sabir undertook Pakistan promotional visit across UK from 4th November to 11th Dec 11, 2011….
Inauguration UIAA GA
On 7th Oct 2011 the Inaugural Ceremony of the General Assembly of the UIAA – the international mountaineering and climbing federation was held at Kathmandu on 7th Oct 2011. …
Report on the ACP Annual General Meeting – 23 October 2011
1. The ACP Annual General Meeting was held at on 23 October 2011 at 11 a.m at the Media Centre, Pakistan Sports Complex, Kashmir Highway, Islamabad. …
Visit to international Mountain Museum
President ACP Lt Col Manzoor Hussain (Retd) accompanied by Mr Ayaz Ahmad Shigri, Member ACP Executive Council visited International Mountain Museum (IMM) located at Pokhara …
Meetings with Other Associations
UIAA-UAAA GA held at Kathmandu, Nepal Meetings with Other Associations /Federations /Officials held on 11th and 14th Oct 2011
Report on UAAA General Assembly held at Kathmandu
The General Assembly (GA) of the Union of the Asian Alpine Associations was held on Sunday 9th Oct 2011 at Soaltee Crown Plaza Hotel, Kathmandu, Nepal.
Report of the General Assembly
The General Assembly (GA) of the Union of the International Alpine Associations was held on Saturday 8th Oct 2011 at Soaltee Crown Plaza Hotel, Kathmandu, Nepal.
Col Manzoor Hussain (Retd), President ACP made a strong and compelling presentation entitled “Pakistan – Mountaineering and trekking – Opportunities and Issues” …
UIAA & UAAA General Assemblies-2011
ACP Delegation headed by Lt Col Manzoor Hussain (Retd) will attend UIAA and UAAA General Assemblies being held at Kathmandu, Nepal – 6th to 9th October 2011
Mountaineering Instructors Training Course
ACP organised a training Course for Mountaineering Instructors from 5th September to 13th September 2011 at Minapin, Nagar, Distt Gilgit, Gilgit-Baltistan with the support of the Italian NGO working for the growth of sustainable tourism …
Sports Climbing Team attends Training in Beijing, China
ACP , in view of the close friendly relationship enjoyed between People’s Republic of China and Pakistan and between ACP and China Mountaineering Association (CMA) and China Tibet Mountaineering …