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Mark Synnot - AMGA Certified Rock Guide
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Rock Guide


Kit Deslauriers, the first person to ski the Seven Summits, following SMG Director Mark Synnott in the Chevy Couloir high on the Grand Teton. On April 25th, Synnott, Deslauriers and Jimmy Chin, on assignment for National Geographic, found perfect conditions for a ski from the summit of this iconic peak. (c) Mark Synnott
Kit Deslauriers, the first person to ski the Seven Summits, following SMG Director Mark Synnott in the Chevy Couloir high on the Grand Teton. On April 25th, Synnott, Deslauriers and Jimmy Chin, on assignment for National Geographic, found perfect conditions for a ski from the summit of this iconic peak. (c) Mark Synnott
Synnott Mountain Guides is a year-round mountain climbing guide service operating out of New Hampshire's Mount Washington Valley. We are your Mt. Washington experts, offering year-round guided ascents, mountaineering courses, ice climbing, Mt. Washington Observatory overnights, Presidential traverses, backcountry ski adventures, and all levels of rock climbing instruction, seven days a week.
Synnott Mountain Guides offers private and group climbing instruction in rock climbing, ice climbing, mountain climbing and backcountry skiing. We conduct our courses at a variety of different areas including Cathedral Ledge, Whitehorse Ledge, Cannon Cliff, Frankenstein Cliffs, Mt. Willard and Mt. Webster. We specialize in winter ascents of Mt. Washington. Synnott Mountain guides also offers guiding in a variety of areas throughout the US and internationally.

Owner and director Mark Synnott is an AMGA Rock and Alpine certified guide, and a long time member of The North Face Climbing Team. He has completed more than 25 climbing expeditions to various mountain ranges around the world and has established numerous first ascents (please see the About page for Mark's resume and more info on his varied accomplishments). Mark is also a member of The Mountain Rescue Service A-Team.

Synnott Mountain Guides also has several other highly-qualified guides, besides Mark, so whether you're looking for a sunny day of multi-pitch rock climbing at Cathedral Ledge, a day of ice climbing in Crawford Notch, or an introduction to mountaineering, Synnott Mountain Guides has the expertise, local knowledge, and safety record you are looking for.

SMG can take care of all the arrangements for your visit, with suggestions for lodging, transportation, and equipment. The nearest airports are in Portland, Maine (PWM-1.5 hrs. away) Manchester, NH (MHT-2.5 hrs.) or Boston (BOS-3 hrs.).

As professional mountain guides, we are often out in the hills, but please feel free to contact us any time to discuss your mountain climbing goals. We can be reached at 603-733-8416. You can also visit us at our office at:

Ragged Mountain Equipment
279 NH 16
Intervale, NH 03845

Anyone climbing with us will receive a discount coupon for use in the Ragged Mountain Equipment retail store next to our office. You'll get 10% off in-store stock and 20% off Ragged Mountain products (some restrictions apply). The retails store carries all manner of clothing and gear for climbing and skiing, with a special emphasis on A-T ski gear. Check out their line of outdoor performance clothing at www.raggedmountain.com.

We look forward to hearing from you.




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We are still experiencing mid winter conditions at the higher elevations in the White Mountains and ski season is showing no signs of ending. Here Dave Landman, from NYC, finds fresh tracks in Huntington Ravine's Damnation Gully. (c) Mark Synnott
We are still experiencing mid winter conditions at the higher elevations in the White Mountains and ski season is showing no signs of ending. Here Dave Landman, from NYC, finds fresh tracks in Huntington Ravine's Damnation Gully. (c) Mark Synnott
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