Mark Jenkins

A Modest Proposal

Looking for adventure? It's right outside your door.

Suffering a Sea Change

Who knows best the cost of rowing solo across the Atlantic? She who finishes last.

Winter to the Corps

The marines' mountain warfare training center is the ultimate test for some of the world's toughest troops: a make-it-or-leave regimen of backcountry ski combat, torturous night maneuvers, and deadly...

A World of Hurt

Injury, pain, the psychology of recovery, and getting back on the trail

Better Shape Up

Once a nation of adventure-athletes, America is getting fatter by the day.

Burma or Bust

A half-mad dash to Hkakabo Razi seemed like a good idea at the time. And hey, how tough can it be to sneak past the Chinese Army?

Bleeding Hearts

With an armed scout for for protection, our man seeks out rare ibex, wolves, baboons, and signs of hope along cliff-edged trails in the formerly war-torn mountains of Ethiopia.

Bleeding Hearts

With an armed scout for for protection, our man seeks out rare ibex, wolves, baboons, and signs of hope along cliff-edged trails in the formerly war-torn mountains of Ethiopia.

Bleeding Hearts

With an armed scout for for protection, our man seeks out rare ibex, wolves, baboons, and signs of hope along cliff-edged trails in the formerly war-torn mountains of Ethiopia.

Bleeding Hearts

With an armed scout for for protection, our man seeks out rare ibex, wolves, baboons, and signs of hope along cliff-edged trails in the formerly war-torn mountains of Ethiopia.

Bleeding Hearts

With an armed scout for for protection, our man seeks out rare ibex, wolves, baboons, and signs of hope along cliff-edged trails in the formerly war-torn mountains of Ethiopia.