- 2017.02.28 2016 Prince and Princess Chichibu Memorial Alpine Award given to study of mountain religion
- 2017.02.28 JAC President's Special Award presented to radiation surveys on mountains after 2011 Big Tohoku Earthquake
- 2017.02.07 Asian Alpine E-News 4th issue is now on Website
- 2017.01.13 Latest issue of Asian Alpine E-News is now available online
- 2016.12.13 Memorial ceremony for Alpinist Junko Tabei slated for Dec. 18
The Japanese Alpine Club (JAC) has developed keeping pace with the history of climbing, pioneering exploration, and creation of mountaineering culture in Japan since the beginning of its foundation in 1905.
JAC is a national organization with the 6,000 current members and, with an emphasis on adventure, scientific research and education, is dedicated to:－
In closing, a special and thoughtful attention is invited to JAC’ new journal “Japanese Alpine News” in English, which would hopefully play a substantial role to bridge the gap of information between Japan and overseas countries.