Bio - Mark Rafferty
Climbing Joshua Tree 2015

Mark Rafferty is a free-lance photographer, artist, student, author,  and athlete based in Rapid City, South Dakota. His work has been published in multiple issues of South Dakota Magazine & Photographer's Forum. He has worked with numerous brands including Live It Sportwear, Treeline Outdoors, Ward.Ko, Blurr, Roam Products, Bearded Brothers Bars, and local shops in the Black Hills areaMark has also been elected to be the President of the Black Hills Climbers Coalition since 2018 and strives to provide outreach for rock climbing conservation in the Black Hills. This website, along with his social media profiles, are here to encourage others to get outside and push the limits of their unmeasurable potential.