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.
Bear Grylls is in red rock country - southern Utah. Armed only with a lasso he descends a rock pinnacle and gets trapped in a narrow gorge. Crossing an arid wilderness he's left hanging 100 ft above a ravine. And Bear's craziest airplane stunt ever!
Bear Grylls is dropped on an ice cap covering an active volcano. In blizzard conditions he struggles to make headway, and the barren land offers little food. Can he reach civilization when faced with swollen river crossings and ever present flash floods?
Bear Grylls must fling himself out of a plane and parachute to safety to reach this remote area. Crossing the country's highest mountain range and starting a fire in a waterlogged forest are just some of the unpredictable things he faces in this terrain.
Bear brings along actor Jake Gyllenhaal, to test how he measures up to unpredictable and unforgiving Mother Nature. Jake will go where Bear goes and eat whatever Bear eats, if he's going to cope with some of the worst conditions known to man.
From skin diving without a mask in the tropics to finding water in the desert, this is the best of Bear Grylls' never-before-seen footage.
Bear Grylls is dropped off the coast of Borneo. Fighting dense jungle and scaling towering escarpments, Bear struggles to find fresh water.
After rappelling into the forbidding Borneo jungle, Bear Grylls descends soaking wet cliffs to battle snakes and leeches.
Bear and his team are in Norway. Armed with the latest technology, they create the harshest conditions possible while sensors monitor how Bear copes.
Bear is in Scotland off the coast near Cape Wrath. Spotting a dead seal on the rocks, Bear fashions a wetsuit from its hide and faces a chilly swim.
Bear Grylls is in Arizona showing viewers how to survive in its hundred thousand square miles of scorching deserts and freezing mountains.
Ever wonder who films Bears leaping from helicopters, crossing crocodile infested rivers, sliding down ice falls and generally risk life and limb? In this behind the scenes look you get the chance to meet the team and see how they stay in one piece!
In the Mojave Desert Bear puts himself in the path of a man-made sandstorm takes on the full force of a flashflood and jumps form 30,000 feet; his body is pushed to the limit as the temperature soars from minus 40 to one hundred and ten degrees.
Bear takes two fans into the Canadian wilderness for their ultimate survival challenge. They'll face their fears head on, trek down dangerous glaciers and across a frigid glacial river, build a rustic shelter, and try to swallow typical Bear fare.
Bear Grylls begins his adventure 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 swampy wetlands.
While in the Canadian Rockies, Bear 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.
Seasoned adventurer Bear Grylls returns. Premiering May 2 at 9 PM (ET/PT).
Bear takes on the bitter cold to the bitter end.
In Belize, a hungry Bear Grylls shows how to kill a large boa constrictor.
For Bear Grylls anything is edible. How about a nice scorpion?
Bear wears a tiny camera on his wrist to capture some risky shots.
Bear creates a rat trap out of materials from an abandoned industrial building.
For the first time ever, Bear skydives from a prop plane upside down!
Bear Grylls demonstrates how to spearfish with bamboo.
Bear gives himself an enema in the middle of the Pacific Ocean.
How do you cross a crocodile-infested river? Very carefully.
Bear finds water by drinking the fluid from fresh Elephant dung.
Bear makes his own zipline to traverse the Rocky Mountains.
In an attempt to avoid dehydration, Bear finds a creative way to obtain water.
Bear takes a little time to clean up during his Big Sky Country adventure.