Episode 1 - Aboriginal Britain
Ray shows how our ancestors, Stone Age hunter-gatherers, used the resources around them to feed and clothe themselves.
Episode 2 - Jungle Camp
Ray sets up a jungle camp in the Amazon jungle close to a native village, and sees how the Yekuana live in harmony with their environment.
Episode 3 - Jungle Trek
Ray encounters spectacular waterfalls, clouds of butterflies and one of the most beautiful villages on Earth as he treks through the Amazon jungle in the shadow of flat-topped mountain formations called Tepuis.
Episode 4 - Africa Camp
Ray makes a return visit to northern Tanzania to spend some more time with the Hadza, sharing a love of bows, tracking and the landscape with true hunter-gatherers whose way of life demonstrates a profound connection to the natural world.
Episode 5 - Africa Safari
Ray fulfils a childhood dream by experiencing a true safari, Masai-style. He teams up with a Masai warrior in Tanzania and embarks on a safari.
Episode 1 - Birch Bark Canoe
As far as Ray is concerned the birch bark canoe is the best vessel man has ever created.
Episode 2 - Canoe Journey
The canoe is the most natural way to travel and to get close to wild places.
Episode 3 - American Prairies
Ray takes a journey into America's past as he travels in the footsteps of Jim Bridger, one of the mountain men who opened up the route to the Pacific Coast of America.