The 19th NIGHT OF LIES is back again, October 11, 2019 at the Cornerstone Theatre,  125 Kananaskis Way, Canmore. Doors at 7:00 p.m., show starts at 8:00.

Proceeds from this year's show will be going to support ENVIROS, a not for profit organization that provides wilderness therapy for addicted teens and young adults.



Tickets are still $20! Grab them while you can! We ALWAYS sell out! You can get them at Vertical Addiction ( 1300 Railway Ave, Canmore) or on Eventbrite:

Join us for our early fall social BBQ on the ACC Clubhouse deck on Sunday, September 15th, anytime after 6:00PM. Share your summer adventures stories and have a beer with friends and make a new ones! Veggie and regular burgers as well as hot dogs will be grilled for you on BBQ and an assortment of other goodies will be provided. All members with friends are welcome and we are looking forward to see you all there! 



Our latest course to hit the schedule is a Rock Rescue Refresher on Saturday, June 1st.

On this full day course, we will review advanced ropework skills, systems, and principles to safely and confidently deal with a rock climbing emergency.

For more details and to register for this course, visit the courses section of the website at


Our new RMS Summer Alpine Leadership Skills course has just hit the calendar - 3 days of hands-on learning with an overnight stay at Castle Mountain Hut.  Topics cover will include: transitions, terrain management, shortroping technique, efficient movement, linking pitches, and more!

This course is aimed at, and subsidised for, Section trip leaders at $250, accommodation included.

For more info, or to sign up for the course, visit the courses section of the website:


Intro to Rock Rescue, 1 day - $75 for members

Gear Placement & Anchor Construction, 1 day - $75 for members

Introduction to Outdoor Lead Climbing, 2 days - $150 for members

RMS Alpine Leadership Skills: Rock, 3 days - COMING SOON!

Discounts avaiable for Section trip leaders. For further details or to register, head on over to the courses section of the website:

Rocky Mountain Section Annual Volunteer Appreciation Dinner

The Rocky Mountain Section (ACC) is having its second Golden social on February 20th! Come join fellow ACC members and guests for an evening get together.

The event ill be held in back tasting room of Whitetooth Brewing Company (623 - 8th Ave N) starting at 6pm. Eamon McGrath is playing.

Our Golden community representative, Pam Paylor, is hosting.  Members plus guest are welcome!

Applications for this summer's The North Face Leadership Course are now open! All details on the course can be found HERE and applications must be received by March 22nd to be considered by the Committee. 

Hope to see applications coming in from the RMS trip leaders for this excellent course. 



Want to learn how to shoot like a pro? Our January social features a presentation by renowned photographer Paul Zizka, as well as the results from our annual photo contest. 7:00 p.m. on January 24 at the Canmore Legion. Free for all.