Seven regular people with superhuman skills take on the ultimate adventure challenge - an obstacle course so brutal only nature could create. Who will conquer and become American Tarzan?
Deep in the rainforest of Washington's Olympic Peninsula, Sheriff's Deputies are battling a rising criminal underground. Here some thieves use the vast wilderness as their playground, willing to destroy the forest & the communities that depend on it.
Stranded and lost in the drought-ravaged Okavango Delta in Botswana, EJ and Jeff must face down aggressive bull elephants and territorial three-thousand pound hippopotamuses in their quest for survival and a way back to civilization.
For pilot Jason, rescuing stranded climbers with no coordinates, dense clouds, and limited fuel, is a daunting task. An equipment delivery becomes an emergency, when Siddartha and Andy discover a young mother has just given birth & is bleeding out.
Former Marine Tim, and Shannon, a stonemason take on armies of stinging red ants and bubbling mud volcanoes on the Caribbean island of Trinidad. Even with this daunting location working against them, their biggest struggle is actually each other.
Built to Survive is a survival experiment. Four strangers from various survival and construction disciplines build key structures that allow them to live off the grid, while surviving out in the wild.