Bear Grylls: Born Survivor

S6-E5 New Zealand South Island
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S6-E5 New Zealand South Island

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After last week’s Icelandic bromance with Jake Gyllenhaal, Bear is back on his own (apart from the camera crew) and facing a soggier challenge. Jumping out of a Hercules C130, he parachutes into a remote valley of New Zealand’s Southern Alps, which he has to cross to get to the coast, where most of the population lives. It’s a rain-drenched, rugged trip: he slips off lichen-covered rocks into a river, and seems genuinely surprised when one trick he tries for crossing a ravine actually works.

Summary

The adventurer slips into a river while crossing the Seven Alps mountains on New Zealand's South Island, and crosses a difficult canyon to reach the coast.

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