Steve Backshall prepares for his first cave dive in "Expedition with Steve Backshall: Mexico."

Preparing for the First Cave Dive

Steve prepares for his first training dive and tests out his equipment with the help of expert divers Robbie Schmittner and Bernadette Carrion van Rijn. The team carries double, and sometimes even triple, of everything as they rely solely on their equipment during a cave dive.

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Greenland - Ice Mountain

Follow Steve Backshall as he tries to summit a remote and unclimbed mountain in Greenland's Stauning Alps. After facing quicksand, a river and a glacier to reach basecamp, the climb gives Steve a unique insight into a fast-changing environment.

  • 2020-08-10T04:00:00-07:00
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  • 2020-08-10T04:00:00-07:00
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Mexico - Maya Underworld

Return to Mexico, where Steve Backshall explores a honeycomb of subterranean Mexican caves that the ancient Maya believed were a portal to a terrifying underworld. In a dark and flooded cave, Steve finds incredible never-before-seen artifacts.

  • 2020-08-11T04:00:00-07:00
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Suriname - Ghost River

Join Steve Backshall in a region of Suriname that's so remote, it could conceal undiscovered natural wonders. He and his team travel deep into the jungle to kayak an unnamed river. The journey results in a surprise beyond their wildest dreams.

  • 2020-08-12T04:00:00-07:00
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