Wednesday, July 15, 2009
Season 1, Episode 2: Moab Desert!
Bear Grylls is dropped by a helicopter into the Moab Desert in Utah in almost 45-Degree temperatures, with nothing but a knife, a canteen, and a flint. He battles dehydration by soaking his t-shirt with urine, eats two raven eggs, one raw. Lastly he demonstrates how to escape from quicksand before swimming across the Colorado River. He also explains how to use the flow of rivers as tools to find civilization.
Info: Bear brings this knife by Buck Knives as one of his few survival tools in the Desert. One of the major uses of this knife is for cutting his shirt in this episode. Available here at Amazon.com
Info: In this episode, bear is exposed to the scorching heat of the sun and swims across a river for safety. He uses this jacket for protection from harsh UV rays and variable water temperatures. Available here at Amazon.com
Info: Bear uses these hiking boots from Merrell to protect the soles of his feet from the hot temperature of desert sand. Available here at Amazon.com
Info: Bear wears this designer watch from Breitling. Fighting for survival never stopped him from being the stylish man that he is. Available here at Amazon.com
Info: Hydration is a vital factor for survival, Bear carries his drinking water in this Canteen. Available here at Amazon.com
Info: This shirt served as an important key factor for survival as Bear uses it to aid in hydration. Available here at Amazon.com
Info: In this episode, the suns rays are unforgiving, Bear's lower body protection gear is a pair of wind pants. Available here at Amazon.com