Pune, the city of mountain lovers where splendid Sahyadris have always motivated countless mountaineers, trekkers and nature lovers. They have played an instrumental role in weaving together human spirit with a devotion to the nature. To boost the existing mountaineering culture and incorporate methodical and ethical climbing approach, Guardian Corporation and Giripremi Mountaineering Club have jointly embarked on a mission to start a first of its kind mountaineering institute in Maharashtra, Pune.
First mountaineering institute of Maharashtra has a special team that is training in conducting Corporate Adventures, leadership & team building activities.
About Guardian Corp.
On 24th January 2015, at the hands of India's renowned boxer Ms. Sarita Devi, Guardian Giripremi Institute of Mountaineering was launched.
The dream of starting the first mountaineering institute of Sahyadri Mountains and in Maharashtra came in to the reality with the support from Guardian Corporation , a renowned business group in the real estate sector. Mr. Manish Sabade, the chairman himself is a mountain lover and sports person who believes that Adventure Education and Training in mountaineering is an essential part of building the personality of a person.
In 1982, with a motto of “Mountaineering for joy”, five stalwarts in mountaineering Smt. Ushaprabha Page, Anand Palande, Dilip Nimbalkar, Nandu Page, and Shashi Hiremath came together to lay foundation of the club with the vision to provide a platform to adventure lovers and carving them into new generations of mountaineers. In 2012, Giripremi's 8 mountaineers summitted Mt. Everest. Since then Giripremi is in pursuit of 'Quest of Eight Thousenders.'