The Club is a public, non-profit organisation established for the sole object of promoting the interests of mountaineering, primarily in South Africa, as a recreational pastime and on a non-professional basis conducting all its activities in a manner that is for the benefit of, and widely accessible to, the general public.
Without limiting its general nature, the objects shall be to, inter alia, include:
Organise and Facilitate Mountaineering.
Procure and Protect Real Rights in and Access to Mountains and Mountain Areas.
Initiate and Support Actions towards Protecting the Natural Beauty and Wilderness Character of Mountains and to Promote their Effective Conservation Management.
Promote the Safety and Training of Mountaineers.
Provide Search and Rescue Services.
Promote the Study of Mountains and their Environments, the Preservation of Historical and Archaeological Sites thereon and the Dissemination of Information on Mountains and Mountaineering.