Extreme Survival

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Extreme Survival
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Also known as'Ray Mears' Extreme Survival'
Created byRay Mears
Directed byDick Colthurst
Presented byRay Mears
Country of originUnited Kingdom
No. of series3
No. of episodes18
Producer(s)Andrew Graham-Brown
Running time30 minutes (1999–2000)
50 minutes (2002)
Production company(s)BBC
Original networkBBC Two
Original release1999 –
Related showsWorld of Survival, Ray Mears' Bushcraft, Ray Mears Goes Walkabout
External links
Production website

Extreme Survival is a survival television series hosted by Ray Mears. The series airs on the BBC in United Kingdom, it is also shown on Discovery Channel in the United States, Canada, India, Italy, Brazil, New Zealand, Australia, Norway, Sweden, Denmark, the Netherlands and Russia, where he demonstrates his wilderness skills and presents tales of survival from some of the world's most difficult environments. The show was first broadcast in 1999, after the success of World of Survival from 1997–1998, and ended in 2002.


Series One[edit]

  1. Costa Rica
  2. Arctic Survival
  3. Psychology of Survival
  4. Sea Survival
  5. Geronimo
  6. Arnhemland

Series Two[edit]

  1. Morocco
  2. Rocky Mountains
  3. Australian Desert
  4. Royal Air Force
  5. Alps
  6. Desert Island

Series Three[edit]

  1. Belarus
  2. Rogers' Rangers
  3. Alaska
  4. Namibia
  5. Thailand
  6. New Zealand

DVD release[edit]

The first and second series DVD, containing two discs was released on 24 March 2003. The third series was released on DVD separately on the 19 May 2003. Both sets were released by Mears' own studio, Woodlore.

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