David Hamilton

David is one of the UK’s most experienced expedition leaders and a regular and popular figure on the Mount Everest guiding scene. He will be guiding on Everest again this spring in 2015, for the 10th time. David has vast experience of climbing & leading expeditions to the worlds highest mountains and has led over 100 different groups.

A former bookseller and publisher David had an academic background before turning to lead expeditions full time in 1987. He is a annual visitor to Antarctica to guide Mount Vinson and has guided on 8000m peaks 16 times including 15 summits! As well as being a leading authority in trips to the Pakistan Karakoram David has climbed & guided extensively in Nepal, Mongolia and China as well as Greenland, Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Ethiopia, Ecudor and many others.

You can check out David’s impressive mountain bio and details of current projects on his own website High Adventure.