Born and raised in Christchurch and now based in beautiful Lake Hawea, New Zealand, Mark has been guiding for over 20 years.
He has guided over a dozen Himalayan expeditions including to the summit of Mt Everest. He has also guided seven expeditions to Antarctica including two ski expeditions. He has travelled the world extensively, guiding in Europe, Alaska, South America, Australasia; big wall climbing in Yosemite, Zion and Australia; skiing in India, Utah, Europe, Japan and Canada; and kitesurfing in Vietnam, Hawaii, Peru, Australia, and Ecuador.
Mark is an approachable, enthusiastic guide who is driven to deliver high quality, enjoyable climbing and skiing, safely.