Mark Synnott and Caroline Van Hemert – Book Program
The Impossible Climb
A search for unclimbed and unexplored rock walls has taken Mark Synnott on expeditions around the world. In his latest book The Impossible Climb, his stories of big wall adventures culminates with his friend Alex Honnold’s unprecedented, almost unimaginable 900 metre vertical climb up El Capitan without a rope.
Caroline Van Hemert
The Sun is a Compass
Ornithologist Caroline Van Hemert and her husband set off on a 6,400-kilometre wilderness journey from the Pacific rainforest to the Alaskan Arctic. Her latest book The Sun is a Compass, shares tales as they travel by rowboat, ski, foot, raft, and canoe, exploring northern landscapes so remote there were no maps or guidebooks to follow.
Book signing to follow presentation.
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