About Ray Mears' Northern Wilderness

Ray explores Canada's vast Boreal Forest and beyond - and unlocks the secrets of this forgotten world.

Episode 1 - The Forgotten Forest

Ray explores Canada's vast Boreal Forest and unlocks the secrets of this forgotten world.

Episode 2 - The Company that Built a Country

Ray tells the story of the British fur trade company that opened up Canada.

Episode 3 - The Unknown Pioneer

Ray follows in the footsteps of British pioneer Samuel Hearne on his epic 1,000-mile trip.

Episode 4 - In Arctic Footsteps

Ray follows in the footsteps of Arctic explorer John Rae.

Episode 5 - Koo Koo Sint - The Star Gazer

Ray Mears follows in the footsteps of British explorer David Thompson.

Episode 6 - Journey's End

Ray Mears explores the unique cultures, skills and landscape of Canada's far west.

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