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Top 10 exciting journeys Bear Grylls

British explorer Bear Grylls has become known throughout the world thanks to the television series on Channel Discovery, telling about how to survive in the wild without having with them no special adaptations for survival. Let’s look further at 10 of the most exciting journeys Bear Grylls.

Everest is the ruler of this giant shower of many climbers. However, few manage to climb. Some brave souls remain forever, lie under the ice cover of Everest. May 26, 1998, Bear Grylls became the youngest British climber to conquer Mount Everest. Then he turned 23. The ascent took 90 days. Not enough sleep and oxygen. One day he almost fell into the abyss. Saved his only safety line and a hand of a friend. After the descent, Bear wrote the book “Ready,” published in the U.S. under the title “A child who conquered Mount Everest.” Since then, brave traveler was welcome television shows not only the UK but also the U.S..



North Atlantic in October 2003 Bear organized and led an expedition whose purpose was to cross the North Atlantic in an open inflatable boat. After a few weeks of swimming in the ice, the expedition ended in a documentary and a book called “Before deserted ocean.” During this voyage Grylls was awarded the title of Rear Admiral Naval Reserve.
After the conquest of North Africa in the North Atlantic, Bear went to North Africa, where he took part in the filming of the series dedicated to the French Foreign Legion. Called the episode “Escape to the Legion.” Here the traveler passes impromptu basic training, during which describes what it looks like through the eyes of a rookie.
Angel Falls vulnerability in the morning April 15, 2005, the air above the world’s highest waterfall, Angel Falls, located in Venezuela, was disturbed by the roar of the engine. In the air rose Bear Grylls brave traveler, using as a means of lifting parachute paramotor.
Lunch at the height of the same year, Bear Grylls was raised another world record. To do this, he needed a balloon, located at an altitude of 25,000 feet above sea level. Here Grylls, in company with two of his friends realized the highest dinner party in the world. The participants were dressed in formal attire and oxygen masks.
The flight over the Himalayas in 2007 for Bear Grylls was marked by a second conquest of Everest.However, for this he used paramotor, where he conquered the Angel Falls. The flight was at an altitude of 4419 meters 6. The air temperature was-60C. All the preparatory operations, as well as the flight itself was filmed and used in the film, aired around the world.
Antarctica In 2008, Grylls is sent to conquer the most remote mountain peak located in Antarctica. During the expedition, Bear, along with his team, in addition to climbing also explored the coast. To do this, he used an inflatable boat and jet ski, running on bioethanol. During this expedition, Grylls broke his shoulder, and was evacuated along with other members of the expedition.
In the fall of that same 2008, the famous traveler again got into the Guinness Book of Records. At this time, the reason for the Guinness was the drop in the wind tunnel. Grylls, along with Freddie McDonald and Al Hodgson, who had both legs amputated, made a decline that lasted 1:00 37 seconds. This fall was due to the duration of updraft in which it occurred.
King William Island in 2010, Bear Grylls, in order to attract public attention to the problem of climate change, sail through the Strait of Wellington. Expedition stopped to spend the night on the island, where they found the wreckage of the masts, pieces of fabric, as well as human bones and skulls. This suggested that the island was the last refuge of the victims of the shipwreck.
Island “Will you go – do not go back” Currently, Bear Grylls is planning an expedition to the island Barsakelmes, located on the Aral Sea. Translated from the Turkish, the island’s name is translated as “Will you – do not come back.” According to old-timers, time is not subject to any laws. It is then compressed into a moment, then stretched into years. It is this fact, and are interested in Bear Grylls. Let us hope that the expedition is successful and the mystery will be revealed in TBC.

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