Giripremi founded in 1982 with a motto Mountaineering for Joy is working in the field of Hardcore mountaineering with aim to promote this sports and provide platform to new generations. Giripremi is only club in India to scale six mountains above eight thousand meter height, Mt. Everest, Mt. Lhotse, Mt. Makalu, Mt. Cho Oyu, Mt. Dhaulagiri andMt. Manaslu. Club has organised over 50 Himalayan expeditions & many rock climbing expeditions. Club has on its name first Indian civilian ascents of technical mountains like Mt. Satopanth 7075m, Mt. Shivling 6543m, Mt. Sudarshan SW Ridge 6507m, Mt. Bhrigu Parbat(6000m), Peak Nalini 5274m in Himalayas. Club has also participated in rescue and relief work in various natural calamities like Konkan floods, Uttarakhand floods, Leh cloudburst, Nepal Earthquake etc. Guardian Giripremi Institute of Mountaineering -GGIM)an only Mountaineering training institute in south India, established in 2015, is a brainchild of Giripremi.