August 24, 2007 12:02 AM by Joe Blackmon
Les Stroud puts his dog sledding skills to the test, taking a team of
Labrador Huskies into the Canadian wilderness during one of the most
dangerous times of the year – the end of winter when the weather is
Days of driving the dogs and very little food take their toll on Stroud. But it’s the weather that ultimately forces him back to civilization. The trip is cut short when the safety crew shows up to tell him the lakes are melting, cutting off access to anyone in or out. Unless everyone is airlifted out by helicopter, both the safety crew and Les will be stranded.
Survivorman airs on the Discovery Channel on Friday, August 24, 2007 at 9 PM ET/PT.