Di Gilbert Mountaineering specialist in bespoke courses for individuals and groups, providing training and instruction in all mountain activities. Our expertise range from hill walking, scrambling, rock climbing, winter hill walking and mountaineering, snow, ice and mixed climbing and ski mountaineering. We provide specialist training and essential skills which enable you to enjoy the mountains, whatever the activity.
Di Gilbert is one of the countries leading mountaineering instructors. She holds the MIC qualification, the American Avalanche Association Level 2 and both Snowsport Alpine and Mountain Ski Leader Awards. She has represented GB in the World Championships and is a Director of Skimo Scotland.
Di has climbed all Scotland Munro’s and climbed the worlds 7 summits. In 2016 she was Expedition Leader with the British K2 expedition – the first British Expedition to K2 in 12 years. She was inducted into the University of Strathclyde Sports Hall of Fame and awarded an Honorary Full Sporting Blue for showing an outstanding high level of sporting achievement in 2015.