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When Does Expedition With Steve Backshall Return?

Updated May 2, 2020
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‘Expedition with Steve Backshall’ follows seasoned explorer Steve Backshall and his crew, as they embark on a rip-roaring expedition to unfamiliar places that still lay hidden on the face of the earth. The visually stimulating docuseries has been created by Bill Margol and Wendy Darke, who is known for ‘Nature’s Microworlds.’

The show has already released in the UK in 2019 and opened to favorable reviews. It has been lauded for being thrilling, entertaining, and enlightening at the same time. Well, if you’ve followed any of Steve Backshall’s shows, you know how difficult it is to not pay attention whenever our Planet Warrior is on the screen, giving us insights about the places, animals, and vegetation he comes across.

Season 1 of the show, after spanning six episodes, went on a hiatus in February 2020. Read on to know when ‘Expedition with Steve Backshall’ season 1 episode 7 will release on PBS.

When is Expedition With Steve Backshall Season 1 Episode 7 Release Date?

‘Expedition with Steve Backshall’ season 1 premiered on January 15, 2020, at 10 pm ET/PT on PBS. After airing for six episodes, it went on a mid-season break on February 19, 2020. ‘Expedition with Steve Backshall’ season 1 episode 7 will release on May 8, 2020, at 9 pm ET/PT. You can watch all the episodes on PBS. Each episode has a runtime of 60 mins.

Who is The Host of Expedition With Steve Backshall?

As the title suggests, ‘Expedition with Steve Backshall’ features Steve, a filming crew and a team of experts from the field of mountaineering, kayaking, geology, etc.

The host of the show,  Steve Backshall, is an explorer, an environmentalist, television presenter, and author whose notable works include ‘Deadly 60,’ ‘Lost Land of the Tiger,’ ‘Lost Land of the Jaguar,’ ‘Lost Land of the Volcano’ and ‘Venom Hunter.’ He is the winner of 2 BAFTA Awards, among many other honors, which includes being appointed as a Member of the Order of the British Empire.

What is Expedition With Steve Backshall About?

Thanks to Sir David Attenborough, we all know how incredible our Earth is. In ‘Expedition with Steve Backshall,’ we see Steve venturing into the unknown areas of our planet, those which are not recorded anywhere, not even on the maps. Along with experiencing the thrill of their escapades, Steve and his team of experts also face the perils of nature and wildlife.

The show is filled with action-packed moments, amazing achievements, and a few bumps here and there.

In his pursuit of “world’s firsts,” Steve explores a desert canyon in Oman; kayaks through the largest fjord in the world, created by the glaciers in Greenland; set off to search for wild species in the last stretch of natural forest in the Guiana Shield; dives into the caves which are hidden underwater in Mexico; find a Bornean cave by plopping down a sinkhole; kayaks through the wild currents of a white-water river in Bhutan; scrambles up an unclimbed summit in Greenland; unravels the secrets concealed in a dry cave of Mexico; stumbles upon a river in Suriname that has not even been mapped yet; and lastly, bumps into one of the rarest animals on Earth, while visiting Oman.

Expedition With Steve Backshall Trailer

Excited to head to the unknown with Steve? Check out the preview for ‘Expedition with Steve Backshall’ season 1!

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