Mark Synnott

Mark Synnott


The Rainmaker

In the age of DIY filmmaking and featherweight satellite modems, capturing the action—and uploading it ASAP—is just as important as nailing the summit. Nobody does it better than Jimmy Chin and the climber-producers of Camp 4 Collective. Last November, the author recruited them for an assault on the sandstone spires of Chad's Ennedi desert.

Mark Synnott
Mar 3, 2011

On a deadly route in Patagonia, two hotshot climbers seek truth—and the summit

Mark Synnott
Jan 3, 2004

Only on this remote North Atlantic island do you find such glorious quirks as tolting ponies and entire villages of sleep-deprived puffin chasers

Natasha Singer and Mark Synnott
Jun 1, 2002

Backpacking's Upright Evolution

Mark Synnott
Apr 1, 2002

Forget the Yosemite circus. Head north to Bugaboo Provincial Park, a fortress of world-class granite in a quiet corner of British Columbia.

Mark Synnott
Aug 1, 2001

Rediscovering Antarctica

Sara Wheeler, David Friedland, Mary Catherine O'Connor, Maria Sudekum Fisher, and Mark Synnott
Aug 1, 2000