Pichler's Perch, the MCA's first hut, built in 1964, is the forerunner of the Eklutna Traverse system of shelters.

Photo by Wayne Todd.

Snow travel school at the MCA's Basic Mountaineering School.

Photo by Brian Aho.

Carrie Wang on Boggs Peak, Chugach National Forest.

Photo by Wayne Todd.

Hans Hut sits along the aptly named Whiteout Glacier.

Photo by Travis Taylor.

Officer and Director Handbook

This is an online collection of all the public documents that were formerly given to new officers and directors in 3-ring binders. Documents with confidential information have no hyperlink and are available to authorized users from the officers listed. This page is under construction and not complete as of 2/13/2015.

I. Articles of Incorporation

II. Non-profit Biennial Report (Treasurer)

III. By-laws

IV. Policies

V. Operations: Officer, Director and Committee Chair Duties; Business Meeting Format

VI. Club Documents

  • MCA Directory (Secretary)
  • MCA Board Term Schedule (published on back page of monthly Scree newsletter)
  • MCA Officer History
  • MCA Awards 
  • MCA Brochure - needs re-designed
  • Club Membership - General, Honorary, and Organizations 
  • Equipment List

VII. Forms

VIII. Huts

IX. Budgets and Financials (Treasurer, proposed budgets also published in Scree)





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Many thanks to: Wayne Todd, Tim Silvers, Ross Noffsinger, Steve Gruhn, Carrie Wang, Billy Finley and many others who provided information, ideas and photos. And thanks to Willy Hersman who created, managed and hosted the first MCA website, without which this site's development would have been so much more difficult. Current website donated by Couloir Graphics.