Ben Fogle: New Lives In The Wild - Season 3 - Episode 2 - Alaska
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Watch Series: Ben Fogle: New Lives In The Wild Released in (2013) - Season 3 - Episode 2 ,airing date 2014-11-28 produced by UK, The TV Series categorized in Documentary, and content rating N/A with duration 45 min broadcasted as these networks Channel 5 (UK), Streamed at Putlocker & directed by Natalie Wilkinson, Kate Fraser, Sean McDonnell. Ben is no stranger to remote parts, but this trip to Alaska will test him to the limit. His only access to his hostsʼ home is via bush plane. If he were to walk, the journey would take ten days and would take him right through grizzly bear country.
Ben joins married couple Mike and Fran Turner, who welcome him into their simple, self-built log cabin. He discovers how they have created a self-sufficient lifestyle by working the land and trapping the animals around them. Despite battling against forest fires in the summer and freezing conditions in the winter, the family very rarely venture back into civilisation.
Ben takes every opportunity to get stuck into forest survival, battling mosquitoes and learning to cope with 24-hour daylight. The new river season is beginning and there is heavy labour involved. Deep in the woods, he chops trees, learns about trapping and deadly forest fires, feeds fish guts to the plants and even eats bear.
Date Modified: 2018-01-14 15:05:01
Air Date: 2014-11-28
Year Released: 2013
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