The sequel to Walking the Himalayas 'Walking the Americas' will be shown on Channel 4 on January 8, featuring Levison Wood embarking on a six month expedition along the spine of the Americas from Mexico to Colombia. This 1700 mile journey documented with October Films follow Levison's expedition as he journeys through the Mayan ruins, unexplored jungles of Guatemala, through the Costa Rican cloud forests and Nicaragua's active volcanoes to the Panama Canal and Darien Gap. This brutal journey avidly documented at every step of the way will reveal the sheer guile, tact and resilience one must hold to withstand some of the worlds harshest terrains.
Levison Wood originally co-founded Secret Compass before he progressed his career into exploration, leading him to complete the previous episodes of Walking the Nile and Walking the Himalayas. To find out more about this eye-opening journey, read the original press release from October Films here.