A while back I used to love watching the show Survivorman on Discovery Channel. The show features survival expert Les Stroud.
In the show, Stroud gets dropped or stranded in the middle of various environments with not much more than the clothes on his back. The rules, according to the show’s website are ” no food, no shelter, no water, no tools and no camera crew“.
From what I recall, he would bring along a couple of items (I think he always had a small flint stick to make fire) and also use whatever he could find to survive for a pre-determined amount of time before meeting up with his team to be taken back to safety. In the event that the survival was too tough, I think he could call in help if need be. Continue reading Win A Chance To Survive An Episode of Survivorman