Bear Grylls Britain's Biggest Adventures

December 2017

Season 1 Episode 3 - Scottish Highlands

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Bear Grylls heads to the highlands of Scotland where his journey takes him from the deepest part of the British Isles to the highest point. He reveals that Scotland and England were once separate landmasses and that the wild mountains in this region were created when two continental plates collided. He helps a team of scientists to take core samples from the bottom of Loch Morar, which is deeper than the ocean shelf that surrounds the UK. Finally, Bear risks being swept away by an avalanche, or...

Season 1 Episode 2 - Yorkshire Dales

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In this episode of Bear’s British natural history adventure series he takes us to the stunning Yorkshire Dales. Here he abseils down the formidable Malham Cove, discovering how Yorkshire’s dramatic limestone landscape was formed under a tropical ocean sea bed south of the Equator. Bear then reveals how rain and ice age glacial erosion has shaped and sculptured the landscape over millions of years.

Season 1 Episode 1 - North Wales

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Combining the intelligence and depth of natural history programming with the adrenaline rush of survival shows, this breathtaking new series sees Bear Grylls takes on Britain’s most extreme landscapes. In this first episode action man Bear Grylls takes us on an adventure in one of his favourite parts of the British Isles, Snowdonia. He takes on one of Snowdon’s most challenging cliff faces, climbing on rock that was thrown up by dramatic volcanic eruptions which happened millions of years ago.