Mountain Club of South Africa

explore – discover – connect – protect
verken – ontdek – ontmoet – bewaar


If in trouble in the mountains use your cell phone emergency number which will link through to Metro Rescue or use this emergency map to find the MCSA Search & Rescue coordinator nearest you.

Who we are

The Club consists of 14 Sections, geographically distributed. Links to the sections are below. Contact the section nearest to you to join in activities.

Monthly MCSA news that included upcoming events and mountain news from around the world is available here
News items should be sent to

National MCSA Facebook

2014 African Mountains Regional Forum 

The 2014 African Mountains Regional Forum, was held in Arusha, Tanzania, between 22 and 24th October 2014.  Feedback on the forum is here.