Join Steve Backshall in uncharted territory to uncover the world’s last unknown places.


  • Socorro: Expedition Shark Island

    Join a shark expedition to a remote volcanic island in Mexico’s Eastern Pacific.
  • Gabon: Expedition Jungle Paradise

    Travel to Gabon, where Steve explores the jungle in search of an undiscovered population o
  • Kyrgyzstan: Expedition Mountain Ghost

    Travel to Kyrgyzstan with Steve in search of snow leopards.
  • Saudi Arabia: Expedition Volcanic Underworld

    Follow a mission into the volcanic underworld in search of Arabia's longest lava tube.
  • Kamchatka: Expedition Grizzly River

    Join Steve Backshall on the Kamchatka peninsula and examine brown bears in the wilderness.
  • Oman - Desert Fortress

    Visit Oman’s Dhofar Mountains, where Steve Backshall encounters one of the rarest animals.
  • Suriname - Ghost River

    Ride along as Steve Backshall kayaks a Surinamese river so remote, it doesn’t have a name.
  • Greenland - Ice Mountain

    Climb alongside Steve Backshall as he attempts to summit an unclimbed Greenland mountain.


  • Expedition Unpacked: Teamwork

    We unpack the story of the world class teams behind five of our world-first expeditions.
  • Expedition Unpacked: Close Encounters

    We unpack close encounters with creatures that were awe-inspiring and fear inducing.
  • Expedition Unpacked: No Turning Back

    We unpack the moments that very nearly stopped the Expedition teams in their tracks.

About Expedition

Head into the unknown with naturalist Steve Backshall as he journeys to the world’s last unexplored places and faces challenges around the globe, encountering extraordinary wildlife and meeting remarkable people along the way.