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Join us

Whether you are a hill-walker, climber, ski-mountaineer or simply a mountain lover, the MCofS will help you get the most out of Scotland's hills, crags and climbing walls

 What you get

  • Wide range of benefits 
    and money-saving discounts
  • Your choice of free gift

Join online today by Direct Debit and
save 50% on your first year's membership!

1. Select your free gift...

MCofS Logo Beanie chalk bags

 MCofS logo
bright colour beanie hats
(purple, sky blue, mustard yellow)

MCofS logo
Thinsulate thermal 

beanie hat with turn up (navy)

chalk bag 
(aqua blue, black, yellow)

 MCofS saltire wind jammer

Hillwalking DVD
Winter Essentials DVD

Pocket Mountains Book
(choose from seven hill walking guides)

West Highland Way Pocket Guide

Hill-walking Essentials

Winter Essentials

 Rock climbing essentials

Climbing Wall Essentials

Alpine Essentials DVD

Water Hazards DVD

Rock Climbing Essentials

Climbing Wall Essentials

Alpine Essentials

 Mountain Water Hazards

* Please note that all gifts are offered subject to availability and while stocks last.
Free gifts are not available to anyone who has previously held Individual membership of MCofS. 
One gift per membership

2. Choose your membership



Annual price

New members
Direct Debit
first year offer







Student, Unwaged, OAP




2 adults at the same address

  Family (two adults)

  Family (one adult)     





2 adult and all children  

1 adult and all children 

  Young person



Under 18 years

 If you register with Mountain Training Scotland for an award you qualify for MCofS membership at a discounted rate. Please contact us on 01738 493 942 to claim this discount.


3. How to join

Join easily and quickly online via our members web portal.

This secure online area enables you choose your membership and pay by Direct Debit or debit and credit card.

  • Select the option to register as a new member and complete your contact details 
  • Within a minute or two you will receive an email asking you to confirm your email address
  • Click on the link to complete the membership form and pay  
  • We will post you your membership pack within a week

Direct Debit please... 

Joining by Direct Debit saves you and us time and the cost of administration. As a thank you, we give a 50% saving on the price of your first year's membership. We will still remind you each year before the payment comes out in case you would like to review your membership.

Other options

  • Call us on 01738 493 943. We are unable to accept Direct Debit applications by phone but we can take credit and debit card applications by phone.
  • Download and print out an application form. Send it with a cheque payable to "The MCofS" to MCofS, The Old Granary, West Mill Street, Perth, PH1 5QP.

  • Don't hesitate to get in touch if you have any questions call on 01738 493 943 or email us.
  • Please note our Terms and Conditions of Supply which can be read here.