Man vs. Wild
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Season 1Prime Video | Rent or Buy
S01 E01Oct 28, 2006
The Rockies Oct 28, 2006 Host Bear Grylls parachutes alone into a remote area of the Rocky Mountains equipped with only the clothes on his back.
S01 E02Nov 11, 2006
Moab Desert Nov 11, 2006 Bear Grylls is dropped by a helicopter into the Moab Desert in Utah in almost 45 degree temperatures, with nothing but a knife, a canteen, and a flint. He battles dehydration by soaking his t-shirt in urine, and eats two raven eggs, one raw. Lastly, he demonstrates how to escape from quicksand before swimming across the Colorado River. He also explains how to use the flow of rivers as tools to find civilization.
S01 E03Nov 18, 2006
Costa Rican Rain Forest Nov 18, 2006 Grylls parachutes into a Costa Rican rainforest in the Osa Peninsula, with only his knife and a canteen. He's careful about the water he drinks, but gets violently ill anyway. He climbs down a waterfall using a vine, and floats down a river to the ocean on a raft he crafts out of balsawood to demonstrate how someone lost in the jungle can make it to civilization. He encounters snakes, mosquitoes and dangerous river currents.ve swamps.
S01 E04Nov 25, 2006
Alaskan Mountain Range Nov 25, 2006 Grylls is dropped in the Chugach Mountains in Alaska, with skis and his usual gear. He demonstrates Glissading as he traverses snow and glaciers, and climbs down a 200ft (61m) waterfall. He catches a salmon, which he eats raw, and finds a skiff from an abandoned lodge. The skiff sinks, but he reaches the shore and is spotted by a ship.
S01 E05Dec 2, 2006
Hawaii – Mount Kilauea Dec 2, 2006 Grylls is dropped by helicopter at the top of Mount Kilauea. Made up of an expanse of solidified lava which stretches for 33,000 acres, this environment is one of the world's most inhospitable. He first traverses lava fields, which catch his boots on fire, then heads into the jungles of Hawaii. Grylls uses a kukui nut torch to explore a lava tube and finds water, then uses smoke to placate a bee hive to get honey. Ultimately, he finds the sea (and people) by following seabirds.
S01 E06Dec 9, 2006
Sierra Nevada Dec 9, 2006 Grylls parachutes into the Sierra Nevadas, simulating the situation of the hundreds of hikers who become stranded there each year. Equipped with a knife and a canteen, Grylls travels through the alpine, woodland and chaparral areas of the mountains. He unsuccessfully tries to tame a wild horse, and eats a live snake. Using techniques gleaned from the Mono Indians, he brushes his teeth with a manzanita leaf. Most of the ground he covers is traversed by river, using a raft held together by grape vine.
S01 E07Dec 16, 2006
African Savanna – Kenya Dec 16, 2006 Grylls parachutes into the Sierra Nevadas, simulating the situation of the hundreds of hikers who become stranded there each year. Equipped with a knife and a canteen, Grylls travels through the alpine, woodland and chaparral areas of the mountains. He unsuccessfully tries to tame a wild horse, and eats a live snake. Using techniques gleaned from the Mono Indians, he brushes his teeth with a manzanita leaf. Most of the ground he covers is traversed by river, using a raft held together by grape vine.
Season 2Prime Video | BBC America | Rent or Buy
S02 E01Nov 10, 2007
Sahara Nov 10, 2007 In the sun-scorched Sahara Desert, Grylls uses survival tactics of the indigenous people, including eating a scorpion and a sandfish. He also explains how to escape from quicksand.
S02 E02Nov 17, 2007
Desert Survivor Nov 17, 2007 In the desert, Grylls offers tips on skinning and disemboweling a dead camel for water.
S02 E03Nov 24, 2007
Panama (1) Nov 24, 2007 Grylls travels to Panama, where he travels in the equatorial heat through mangrove swamps and rain forest, and endures more than 100 mosquito bites and one painful snake bite.
S02 E04Dec 1, 2007
Jungle (2) Dec 1, 2007 Survival techniques for Panama's mangrove swamps and jungle.
S02 E05Dec 8, 2007
Patagonia (1) Dec 8, 2007 Grylls parachutes into Patagonia, the southernmost tip of South America, where he first encounters a vast ice field, then forages in a beech forest, wades through a frozen bog and swims through icy water.
S02 E06Dec 15, 2007
Andes Adventure (2) Dec 15, 2007 In Patagonia, Grylls skins a hare, scales a cliff, tracks a puma, drinks dirty water, and crosses the Perito Moreno glacier, a vast frozen labyrinth of ice caves and crevasses.
Season 3Prime Video | Rent or Buy
S03 E01Aug 7, 2008
Baja Desert Aug 7, 2008 Grylls must cross blistering desert and barren salt plains in Mexico's Baja peninsula. While collecting honey Grylls is stung by a bee and his face becomes severely swollen, nearly blinding him.
S03 E02Aug 28, 2008
The Deep South Aug 28, 2008 Grylls enters the swamps of Louisiana where he kills an alligator with a knife, and catches a catfish with his bare hands
S03 E03Sep 4, 2008
Ireland Sep 4, 2008 Grylls jumps from a boat a kilometre off the west coast of Ireland. He travels down the coast before turning inland to cross the bogs. Here he retrieves a sheep carcass from a bog whose skin he uses as a sleeping bag (sheeping bag), a waterproof sack, and a flotation device.
S03 E04Sep 11, 2008
South Dakota Sep 11, 2008 Grylls is dropped on a granite peak in the Black Hills where he is caught in a thunder storm with inadequate shelter. Down in the plains Grylls encounters a herd of Bison before entering the desolate area known as the Badlands.
S03 E05Sep 18, 2008
Belize Sep 18, 2008 Grylls heads to the jungle where he tackles a boa constrictor, he gets stuck over raging waters, and then he takes to the trees.
S03 E06Jan 13, 2009
Yukon Jan 13, 2009 Grylls wraps up warm as he heads to the frozen wastelands of North Canada. He goes underground to search an abandoned mine, and he takes to some fast moving water.
Season 4Prime Video | BBC America | Rent or Buy
S04 E01Aug 13, 2009
Arctic Circle Aug 13, 2009 Grylls goes to the Arctic Circle, where he encounters a frozen waterfall, wild reindeer and some of the coldest conditions on the planet.
S04 E02Aug 20, 2009
Alabama Aug 20, 2009 Grylls wrestles a pig, squeezes through some tight spots, and survives a forest fire in the swamps of Alabama. It is revealed that Grylls broke his shoulder while in Antarctica two months previously.
S04 E03Aug 27, 2009
Vietnam Aug 27, 2009 Grylls demonstrates what it was like for soldiers who had to survive in the jungles of Vietnam, during the Vietnam War.
S04 E04Sep 3, 2009
Texas Sep 3, 2009 In Western Texas, Grylls falls to earth from an upturned biplane into the parched Chihuahuan Desert; he traverses deep gorges, locates an oasis and takes on a diamond back rattlesnake.
S04 E05Sep 10, 2009
Alaska Sep 10, 2009 Grylls returns to the wilderness of Alaska to survive the dangerous terrain of the Last Frontier.
S04 E06Sep 17, 2009
Panama Sep 17, 2009 Grylls is on a deserted Panamanian island; he creates fresh water and chooses to use tribal fishing techniques before battling the sea on a makeshift raft. Later in the episode he gives himself an enema in order to stay hydrated on the open seas.
Season 5Prime Video | BBC America | Rent or Buy
S05 E01Jun 2, 2009
Western Pacific Jun 2, 2009 Grylls is on a desert island, south of Papua New Guinea. He wades across a shark-infested tidal channel, climbs crumbling volcanic cliffs, leaps over a 100-foot death drop, and constructs a bamboo windsurfer to make his escape.
S05 E02Jun 2, 2009
Northern Australia Jun 2, 2009 In Australia's Northern Territory, Grylls must rely on many of the skills honed by the Aboriginal people to survive in this sweltering landscape dominated by crocodiles.
S05 E03Jun 2, 2009
Canadian Rockies Jun 2, 2009 While in the Canadian Rockies, Grylls is buried alive in an avalanche, swims long distance beneath an ice-covered lake, and is airvac-ed to the hospital when an icy glissade goes horribly wrong.
S05 E04Jun 2, 2009
Republic of Georgia Jun 2, 2009 Grylls lands in the snow-capped Caucasus Mountains of the Georgian Republic by driving a snowmobile out the back of a hovering helicopter. He ziplines across a river, camps among wolves and trudges through swampy wetlands.
S05 E05Jun 6, 2009
Fan vs. Wild Jun 6, 2009 Grylls takes two fans into the Canadian wilderness for their ultimate survival challenge. They face their fears head on, trek down dangerous glaciers and across a frigid glacial river, build a rustic shelter, and try to swallow typical Grylls fare.
S05 E06Sep 3, 2009
Extreme Desert Sep 3, 2009 In the Mojave Desert Grylls puts himself in the path of a man-made sandstorm, takes on the full force of a man-made flash flood and HALO jump from 30,000 feet. His body is pushed to the limit as the temperature soars from minus 40 to 110 degrees.
Season 6Hulu | BBC America | Rent or Buy
S06 E01Feb 18, 2011
Arizona Sky Islands Feb 18, 2011 In Arizona, Bear transforms into a one man high speed glider with a cutting edge wingsuit and flies into the Arizona Sky Islands. Bear shows viewers how to find water in the parched desert landscape, builds a sand-buggy from a wrecked aircraft and crosses heart-stopping rock drops.
S06 E02Feb 25, 2011
Cape Wrath, Scotland Feb 25, 2011 In Scotland off the rugged coast of Cape Wrath, Bear is dropped into open ocean. After getting ashore, he realises he's on an island and must swim to the mainland. Bear fashions a wetsuit from a seal's hide to withstand the frigid crossing. Well into the trek, he is forced to turn back as an incoming estuary tide nearly cuts him off. After he makes it to dry land, Bear has a close call with the steep treacherous Scottish rock terrain
S06 E03Mar 4, 2011
Norway: Edge of Survival Mar 4, 2011 Bear and his team are in Norway. Armed with the latest technology they'll be creating the harshest conditions possible while sensors monitor how Bear copes trying to survive in one of the world's most beautiful but wettest countries.
S06 E04Mar 11, 2011
Borneo Jungle Mar 11, 2011 In Borneo, Bear heads directly into the wild jungles. Without a place to land his helicopter, he is forced to rappel into the treetops. As the heli peels away, Bear is 100 feet up in the canopy. After finding his way down to the jungle floor, Bear tackles raging waters, big mudslides and deep caves as he fights his way through this impenetrable place.
S06 E05Mar 18, 2011
Malaysian Archipelago Mar 18, 2011 Bear Grylls is dropped in an archipelago of islands off the coast of Borneo. Fighting dense jungle and scaling towering escarpments, Bear struggles to find freshwater. In his search for food, he tries to spear fish at depths of 20ft and traps a wild boar.
S06 E06Mar 25, 2011
Global Survival Guide Mar 25, 2011 Bear Grylls travels the world to give you the best tips and techniques so you can survive wherever you're stranded. From skin diving without a mask in the tropics, to finding water in the desert, this is the best of Bear's never before seen footage.
Season 7Hulu | Rent or Buy
S07 E01Jul 12, 2011
Men vs. Wild with Jake Gyllenhaal Jul 12, 2011 Bear brings along a companion, actor Jake Gyllenhaal, to test how he measures up to unpredictable and unforgiving Mother Nature.
S07 E02Jul 19, 2011
New Zealand: South Island Jul 19, 2011 This week Bear braves the remote wilderness of New Zealand's South Island, crossing the country's tallest mountains and attempting to start a fire with wood that is soaking wet.
S07 E03Jul 26, 2011
Iceland: Fire and Ice Jul 26, 2011 Bear returns to Iceland to demonstrate the challenge of surviving its many pitfalls. His trek begins on an ice cap covering an active volcano, where food sources are scarce and travels down towards a civilization with swollen rivers between him and safety.
S07 E04Aug 13, 2011
Red Rock Country Aug 13, 2011 Bear Grylls -- lasso in hand -- crosses a raging river and descends rock pinnacles in Utah.
S07 E05Aug 20, 2011
Land of the Maori Aug 20, 2011 Over 100 people drown each year in New Zealand, and Bear must cross a raging river on a tree trunk to head toward civilization. On his journey to safety he runs out of water, is forced to climb up active volcanic ranges and scale down a waterfall.
S07 E06Aug 27, 2011
Working the Wild Aug 27, 2011 Bear Grylls takes the viewer behind the scenes to meet the crew that follow his every step through the world’s wildest environments.
S07 E07Sep 21, 2010
Behind the Wild Sep 21, 2010 A behind the scenes look at how the crew documents Bear's adventures.