See Upcoming Outings!

Due to Covid, we are now requiring that you reserve a spot for our outings! You can view upcoming outings on our Meetup profile at

Tag Us On Instagram!

Want to share photographs of your outings or events! Tag us on instagram at #californiaalpineclub. Eventually we will be posting Instagram photos on our website!


With regret, the CAC Board of Directors will not host the traditional New Year’s Day Hike and Soup lunch, due to the current status of Covid-19 restrictions and the expected state as of January 1, 2021. Instead, we enthusiastically encourage all members to get out on your favorite local trails on New Year’s Day, and […]


Tuesday, December 29 at 5:00 pm RING OUT THE OLD, RING IN THE NEW The CAC Board of Directors invites you to join with fellow CAC members for the first-ever online holiday party!  On ZOOM!! And it’s FREE! Let’s say a glad goodbye to 2020 and a hopeful hello to renewed adventures in 2021! Wear […]

Now! Pay your dues online!

CAC’s Board of Directors has selected a member management system that offers online dues processing and has approved a trial of the system for the 2020 renewal period. If you wish to pay online, find the recent email with instructions for online payment. Note that online payments will include a $5 “convenience fee” to cover […]

Volunteer needed!

Are you looking for a great way to contribute to CAC and meet your 2020 volunteer commitment? We urgently need an assistant for our Sunday Innkeeper coordinator. This is a great way to get to know the community and really make a difference, as innkeepers provide a well-loved service to the hikers and a welcome […]

Upcoming Alpine Work Party

Spring is here! Join Trustee Wendi Olmstead at the next Alpine Lodge work party from 9 am to 3 pm on Saturday, April 11. Lunch is provided. Please RSVP to Wendi in advance.  

The St. Patrick’s Day Party – Postponed to June 13

Due to current dangers of the Coronavirus outbreak, CAC directors have decided to postpone the St. Patrick’s Day party to June 13 (note that date is another big Irish date—Bloomsday!) Your original reservations will remain on file and as we get closer to the June date, you will receive a reminder that your place at […]