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Bushcraft Expeditions is the foremost provider of Extreme Environments, Bushcraft  and Survival consultancy and support to the television industry.

Our expertise, gained over 35 years, has led us to be actively involved in the production of more than 80 programmes on Bushcraft, Survival, Indigenous Cultures, Tracking (Man and animal) Natural History and related expeditionary matters.

Please scroll down to view our portfolio of recent shoots. (For reasons of client confidentiality not all programmes are listed)

If you are a legitimate production company and would like further details please do not hesitate to contact us.

All Bushcraft Expeditions staff hold current US i Visas and are the only UK  Company who's staff and instructors are certified by the exacting standards of the Professional Association of Wilderness Guides and Instructors (PAWGI)

The following production support can be offered:


  • Extreme Environments, Bushcraft, Survival, Indigenous Cultures, Tracking (Man and animal) natural history and related expeditionary consultancy (Pre-shoot research and on Location)
  • Climbing safety, rope access and rigging, (Including canopy access for natural history and man made structure access)
  • Guiding into all Extreme/Hostile Environments.
  • Logistical support (Including equipment hire for remote/extreme environments)
  • Remote locations medical support (On location medic, UK Training, Pharmaceuticals and medical equipment/packs)
  • Communications (VHF, HF Radio, Bgan/RBgan Inmarsat/Thuraya and Iridium satellite communications and UK training)
  • Pre-shoot environmental training
  • Development and Editorial consultation
  • Security training/CP and threat analysis (Including situation awareness, Hostile Environments Training (HET) and Danger/Threat avoidance training)
  • Environmental risk assessments and evacuation planning
  • An extensive network of fixers/location scouts in over 60 countries
  • Military Consultancy

Bushcraft Expeditions Shoot Portfolio


Produced by: BBC/Natural History Unit Bristol.

Title: Expedition Borneo.

Services Provided: Consultancy, Medical support, Communications support and Logistic.

Location: Sabah/Borneo and Kalimantan/Indonesia

Produced by: Ricochet TV

Title: Extreme Dreams with Ben Fogle

Services Provided: Consultancy, On Location Medical support

Location: Gran Sabanah/Mount Roraima, Venezuela

Produced by: Discovery/Diverse Bristol.

Title: Man V Wild/Born Survivor.

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support.

Location: Hainan/China

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Produced by: POP1/Tinopolis for S4C Wales.

Title: Antura - Childrens Jungle Expedition to Borneo.

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support. Expedition Facilitation, 1st Assistant Director

Location: Borneo

Produced by: RTE/Ireland.

Title: Exreme Worlds with Baz Ashmawy.

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support, On screen Contributor.

Location: Northern Sweden

Produced by: John Allen/SAT1/Switzerland.

Title: Homerun (9 Part series)

Services Provided: On screen contributers/Survival Consultancy, 1st Assistant director, Medical support.

Location: Namibia

Produced by: Discovery/Diverse Bristol.

Title: Man V Wild/Born Survivor. (Special with Jake Gyllenhaal)

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support.

Location: Iceland.

Produced by: Discovery/Diverse Bristol.

Title: Man V Wild/Born Survivor.

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support.

Location: Pearl Islands/Central America.

Produced by: Darlow Smithson Productions.

Title: I shouldnt be alive (Prog 1).

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support, Rope safety and rigging.

Location: Whitehorse, Yukon

Produced by: Discovery/Diverse Bristol.

Title: Man V Wild/Born Survivor.

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support.

Location: Baja Peninsula/Mexico

Produced by: Discovery/Diverse Bristol.

Title: Man V Wild/Born Survivor.

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support.

Location: Donegal/Ireland.

Produced by: Discovery/Diverse Bristol.

Title: Man V Wild/Born Survivor (Will Ferrell Special).

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support, Rope access/Safety.

Location: Sweden.

Produced by: Discovery/Diverse Bristol.

Title: Man V Wild/Born Survivor.

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support.

Location: Belize/Central America.

Produced by: Discovery/Diverse Bristol.

Title: Man V Wild/Born Survivor.

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support.

Location: South Dakota/USA

Produced by: Discovery/Diverse Bristol.

Title: Man V Wild/Born Survivor.

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support.

Location: The Yukon/Canada

Produced by: Discovery/Diverse Bristol.

Title: Man V Wild/Born Survivor.

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support.

Location: Romania.

Produced by: Discovery/Diverse Bristol.

Title: Man V Wild/Born Survivor.

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support.

Location: Texas/USA

Produced by: Discovery/Diverse Bristol.

Title: Man V Wild/Born Survivor.

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support.

Location: Cappadocia, Turkey.

Produced by: Discovery/Diverse Bristol.

Title: Man V Wild/Born Survivor.

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support.

Location: Zambia.

Produced by: Discovery/Diverse Bristol.

Title: Man V Wild/Born Survivor.

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support.

Location: Namibia.

Produced by: Discovery/Diverse Bristol.

Title: Man V Wild/Born Survivor.

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support.

Location: Indonesia/Banyak Islands.

Produced by: Discovery/Diverse Bristol.

Title: Man V Wild/Born Survivor.

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support.

Location: Aceh Province/Sumatra (Ring of fire episode).

Produced by: Discovery/Diverse Bristol.

Title: Man V Wild/Born Survivor

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support, Rope access/Safety.

Location: Dominican Republic.

Produced by: Discovery/Diverse Bristol.

Title: Man V Wild/Born Survivor.

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support.

Location: Oregon/USA

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Produced by: Discovery/Diverse Bristol.

Title: Man V Wild/Born Survivor.

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support.

Location: Guatemala/Central America

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Produced by: Discovery/Diverse Bristol.

Title: Man V Wild/Born Survivor.

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support, Climbing consultancy and high rope access

Location: Poland

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Produced by: Discovery/Diverse Bristol.

Title: Man V Wild / Born Survivor.

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support.

Location: Montana/USA.

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Produced by: Discovery/Diverse Bristol.

Title: Man V Wild/Born Survivor (Science of survival special).

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support.

Location: Rocky Mountains(BC)/ Canada

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Produced by: Discovery/Diverse Bristol.

Title: Man V Wild/Born Survivor.

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support.

Location: Morocco

Produced by: Discovery / Diverse TV Bristol

Title: Man v Wild / Born Survivor

Services provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical Support, Climbing consultancy and high rope access

Location: Caucasus Mountains, Georgia

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Produced by: Discovery/Diverse Bristol.

Title: Man V Wild/Born Survivor.

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support.

Location: Alaska

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Produced by: Discovery/Diverse Bristol.

Title: Man V Wild/Born Survivor.

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support.

Location: British Columbia/Summer

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Produced by: Discovery/Diverse Bristol.

Title: Man V Wild/Born Survivor.

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support.

Location: Northern Australia

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Produced by: Discovery/Diverse Bristol.

Title: Man V Wild/Born Survivor.

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support.

Location: Western Pacific

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Produced by: Discovery/Diverse Bristol.

Title: Man V Wild/Born Survivor.

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support.

Location: Fan Vs Wild/BC

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Produced by: Discovery/Diverse Bristol.

Title: Man V Wild/Born Survivor.

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support.

Location: Mojave Desert, Nevada

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Produced by: Discovery/Diverse Bristol.

Title: Man V Wild/Born Survivor.

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support, Climbing consultancy and high rope access

Location: Southern Norway

Produced by: Discovery/Diverse Bristol.

Title: Man V Wild/Born Survivor.

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support.

Location: Alabama.

Produced by: Darlow Smithson Productions.

Title: I shouldnt be alive (Prog 2).

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support, Rope safety and rigging.

Location: Whitehorse, Yukon

Produced by: Discovery/Diverse Bristol.

Title: Man V Wild/Born Survivor.

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support.

Location: Arizona/USA.

Produced by: Discovery/Diverse Bristol.

Title: Man V Wild/Born Survivor.

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support.

Location: Cape Wrath/Scotland.

Produced by: Discovery/Diverse Bristol.

Title: Man V Wild/Born Survivor.

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support.

Location: Borneo/Mainland.

Produced by: Discovery/Diverse Bristol.

Title: Man V Wild/Born Survivor.

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support.

Location: Borneo/Islands.

Produced by: Discovery/Diverse Bristol.

Title: Man V Wild/Born Survivor.

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support.

Location: Iceland

Produced by: Discovery/Diverse Bristol.

Title: Man V Wild/Born Survivor.

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support.

Location: New Zealand/South Island show

Produced by: Discovery/Diverse Bristol.

Title: Man V Wild/Born Survivor.

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support.

Location: New Zealand/North Island shoot

Produced by: Discovery/Diverse Bristol.

Title: Man V Wild/Born Survivor.

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support.

Location: Utah/USA

Produced by: Discovery/Diverse Bristol.

Title: Man V Wild/Born Survivor.

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support.

Location: Vietnam

Produced by: Discovery/Diverse Bristol.

Title: Man V Wild/Born Survivor - "The making of"

Services Provided: Survival Consultancy, Medical support, On screen contributions.

Location: Various.

Produced By: Bullseye TV/Discovery

Title: Worlds toughest Expeditions with James Cracknell

Service Provided:Assistant Director, Medics, On screen contributer

Location:Xingu, Amazon Basin

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Produced By: Bullseye TV/ Discovery

Title: Worlds Toughest Expeditions with James Cracknell

Services Provided: On screen contributer, Medic

Location:Zimbabwe

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Produced By: John Allen/Mediafisch, Switzerland

Title: Homerun 2, The Golden Triangle (9 part series)

Service Provided: On screen contributers (3) Assistant Director, Fixer

Location: Chiang Dao, Northern Thailand

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Produced by: Bullseye TV/Discovery

Title: Worlds Toughest Expeditions with James Cracknell

Service Provided: On screen contributer, Medic.

Location: Death Valley, Utah

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Produced by: Bullseye TV/Discovery

Title: Worlds Toughest Expeditions with James Cracknell

Service provided: On screen contributer, Medic

Location: New Zealand

Produced by: John Allen/SAT 1/Switzerland

Title: Homerun 3 'The Experiment' (6 Part series)

Service Provided: On screen contributer

Location: Switzerland

 

 

Produced by: RAW TV/Discovery

Service provided: Close protection/Medics

Title: Jungle Gold (8 part series)

Location: Ghana, Africa

Produced by: 2 Roosters/Discovery

Services provided: Military Consultant

Title: Manhunt (WT)

Location: Eagle Mountain, California

 

Produced by: Tigress/Discovery

Services provided: Survival consultancy

Title: Naked and Marooned

Location: Olorua, Fiji.

Produced by: Betty TV/Discovery

Services provided: Military Consultancy and access (In Development)

Title: Ultimute Warrior (WT)

Location: UK

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Produced by: Wilma/Discovery (LA)

Services provided: Tracking, Survival and Military consultancy

Title: Manhunt (WT)

Location: Sierra Vista, Arizona.

Title: Manhunt with Joel Lambert

Produced by: Discovery US/Wilma TV

Services Provided: Survival, Military and tracking Consultancy, Directing/Producing.

Location: Philippines.

latest news

Professional Association of Wilderness Guides and Instructor Qualifications.

New Wilderness Guiding qualifications under development.

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New Media/TV Portfolio

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New 2013 Course and Expedition Dates

We are pleased to announce new course and expedition dates for 2014.....

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