“Survivorman” Les Stroud to Film in Romanian Mountains

Les Stroud will bring his famous "Survivorman" show to Romania's Fagaras Mountains at the beginning of June.
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Renowned survival expert, filmmaker and musician Les Stroud, best known as the creator and star of the hit television series “Survivorman“, will put his knowledge to the test when he ventures into Romania’s Fagaras Mountains to film at the beginning of June.

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According to Romania Insider, Stroud, 53, will spend three days “getting lost” in the mountains, surviving only with plants and small animals that he will hunt while he’s there.

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Meanwhile, Stroud will cooperate with local mountain rescuers, who will receive clues as to Stroud’s whereabouts and will conduct a search for him in the mountains. The head of the Arges Mountain Rescue team is the only person who will be made aware of Stroud’s exact location, for safety reasons.

Arges County Council representatives told Romania Insider that filming will take place between June 2 and June 13. Stroud will be accompanied by seven camera operators and producers.

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This isn’t the first time a survival expert has filmed in Romania. As Romania Insider points out, Bear Grylls previously filmed an episode of his show “Born Survivor” there.

Read more: http://www.romania-insider.com

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