Club Alpin Français


The Club Alpin Français (Fédération française des clubs alpins et de montagne (FFCAM)) was founded in the year 1874. In the year 2013 the FFCAM has about 90'000 members, 193 sections and operates with 142 huts in the French mountains. 


France 1974, Centenary of the Club Alpin Français.

The stamp is showing an alpine flower (gentiana alpina) and a mountain massif.

The stylized mountain looks in number of ways similar to an areal view from the north towards the Mont Blanc.

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