As we dragged the heavy dugout mtumbwi, canoe over thundering rapids, waist-deep foaming waters raged around us, threatening to wrench us downstream. Two days before, our guide had proclaimed, "You are the first outsiders ever to see this place."
We looked around us in awe at a steep rock-sided canyon with pristine fine jade velvet drapes hanging over glass-clear water. Two further days of dragging heavily laden boats through the rainforest torrent and I was starting...
Steve Backshall Adventurer & Natural History Presenter
Steve has just completed an extensive string of Deadly Days Out across the UK, and is set to embark on a theatre tour of the UK in February/March 2011 entitled Wild and Live.
As wildlife expert on CBBC’s groundbreaking series Steve Backshall’s Deadly 60, Steve has established himself as a maarufu children’s TV Presenter. hivi karibuni projects also include the BBC’s hugely successful Lost Land of the Jaguar (2008), the Lost Land of the volkano series (2009), Lost Land of the Tiger (2010) and Live and Deadly.