Extreme Iceland

Extreme Iceland

8 Episodes

Explorer Mike Wilson has always wanted to experience the ultimate extreme sports adventure, and has his sights set on the perfect destination: Iceland.

Extreme Iceland
  • Episode 1

    Episode 1

    Mike kickstarts his trip by leaving Bermuda and heading to Iceland via Boston in the USA, where delivery issues threaten to stop his adventure before it even begins.

  • Episode 2

    Episode 2

    After a skiing accident, Mike has a swollen face. He heads for Silfra fissure in Thingavellir National Park, to ice his body in the freezing waters.

  • Episode 3

    Episode 3

    Mike Wilson heads to the south west highlands, where he gets a tip off that Tindfjallajökull contains all the right elements needed for base jumping.

  • Episode 4

    Episode 4

    Having taken on the roads, snowy slopes and mountains of Iceland, Mike Wilson shifts his attention to other aspects of the landscape: the rivers and volcanoes.

  • Episode 5

    Episode 5

    Mike Wilson plans the next steps of his journey around Iceland – to take on the biggest glacier in all of Europe and head for the East Fjords.

  • Episode 6

    Episode 6

    Mike Wilson is stranded on the Vatnajökull glacier. If his team can help get him off the ice, the East Fjords are calling.

  • Episode 7

    Episode 7

    Mike Wilson is on the final stretch of his journey, featuring Viking Heliskiing on the Troll Peninsula and white-water rafting in the West Fjords.

  • Episode 8

    Episode 8

    Mike Wilson’s epic adventure in Iceland is almost over, but he has plans to end on a high: base jumping over the Solheimajokull glacier.