Discovery Channel - Man vs. Wild 3/9 - Alaskan Mountain Range (2006)
Grylls, who is a Karate black belt, served three years with the Special Air Service, a special forces unit of the British Army, during which time he broke his back in three places while parachuting over Southern Africa.
Man vs Wild staring Bear Grylls is a new series on the The Discovery Channel. The mountaineer/adventurist Bear Grylls and will demonstrate survival skills through conditions unimaginable to the average man. After serving in the British Army Special forces unit, Bear became the youngest British man to return back alive after climbimg Mount Ama Dablan and Mount Everst. Being no stranger to the wild, Bear will have his latest quest documented by the Discovery Channel. Man vs Wild brings a new meaning to extreme adventure as you will see after each survival succeeded.
Alaskan Mountain Range
Bear sets up this survival as if he were a lost skier with a knife, a flint, a canteen and his skies and poles. He is helicopter in to a remote mountain peak and must find safety before the elements get to him. He travels down the mountain trying not to start an avalanche, over a glacier hoping it doesn’t crack, through woods without getting attacked by a bear and takes a risky boat ride through floating ice.