Man vs. Wild

10 Best Episodes of Man vs. Wild - Season 4

MAN VS. WILD brings seasoned adventurer Bear Grylls face to face with the grueling task of navigating remote locations, sharing invaluable survival strategies along the way.

Written by Sophie and last updated on feb 04, 2023.

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Man vs. Wild - S4E9

#14 - China (Season 4 - Episode 9)

In Southern China Grylls arrives in the aftermath of a tropical typhoon. He tackles swollen rivers, scales slippery limestone faces, avoids disaster with stinging ants, and utilizes ancient tribal techniques to catch bats for food.

The episode was rated 7.60 from 25 votes.

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#13 - Big Sky Country (Season 4 - Episode 10)


Grylls takes on Big Sky Country. He paraglides above the Rockies, traverses vast gullies, and makes the most of abandoned debris before making his great escape on a moving train.

The episode was rated 7.78 from 27 votes.

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#12 - North Africa (Season 4 - Episode 14)

Grylls crosses the Sahara desert to the North Africa coast, where he catches an octopus, fashions a shelter out of acacia trees and dines on moths and locusts.

The episode was rated 7.89 from 18 votes.

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#11 - Texas (Season 4 - Episode 4)


In Western Texas, Grylls falls to earth from an upturned biplane into the parched Chihuahuan Desert; he traverses deep gorges, locates an oasis and takes on a diamond back rattlesnake.

The episode was rated 7.91 from 32 votes.

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#10 - Urban Survivor (Season 4 - Episode 12)

Grylls is in a post-disaster urban city scenario and he must survive. His thirst to live and survival techniques modified for a city environment keep him alive in a concrete wasteland in Gdynia, Poland.

The episode was rated 7.91 from 23 votes.

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#9 - Pacific Island (Season 4 - Episode 8)


Grylls is on a deserted Panamanian island; he creates fresh water and chooses to use tribal fishing techniques before battling the sea on a makeshift raft. Later in the episode he gives himself an enema in order to stay hydrated on the open seas.

The episode was rated 7.97 from 31 votes.

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#8 - Shooting Survival (Season 4 - Episode 13)

Behind the scenes with Grylls's crew.

The episode was rated 8.00 from 17 votes.

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#7 - Bear's Ultimate Survival Guide Part Two (Season 4 - Episode 6)


In his ultimate survival guide Grylls takes on dangerous snakes, fishes for catfish using his finger as bait and joins tribes who survive in the worlds toughest terrains, eats raw goats testicles in the Sahara, and hunts porcupines.

The episode was rated 8.00 from 23 votes.

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#6 - Alaska (Season 4 - Episode 5)

Grylls returns to the wilderness of Alaska to survive the dangerous terrain of the Last Frontier.

The episode was rated 8.00 from 33 votes.

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#5 - Vietnam (Season 4 - Episode 3)


Grylls demonstrates what it was like for soldiers who had to survive in the jungles of Vietnam, during the Vietnam War.

The episode was rated 8.02 from 41 votes.

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#4 - Alabama (Season 4 - Episode 2)

Grylls wrestles a pig, squeezes through some tight spots, and survives a forest fire in the swamps of Alabama. It is revealed that Grylls broke his shoulder while in Antarctica two months previously.

The episode was rated 8.08 from 38 votes.

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#3 - The Inside Story (Season 4 - Episode 7)


The Man vs. Wild crew who follow Grylls on his travels across the globe, tell how it feels to follow in his footsteps and reveal just how they make Man vs. Wild.

The episode was rated 8.10 from 21 votes.

Man vs. Wild - S4E1

#2 - Arctic Circle (Season 4 - Episode 1)

Grylls goes to the Arctic Circle, where he encounters a frozen waterfall, wild reindeer and some of the coldest conditions on the planet.

The episode was rated 8.12 from 41 votes.

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#1 - Guatemala (Season 4 - Episode 11)


Grylls rappels onto a live volcano in Guatemala, navigates a waterfall in an underground cave, creates a nest to safely sleep in but gets an unwelcome bed buddy, and encounters ancient Mayan ruins.

The episode was rated 8.25 from 28 votes.

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