Executive Producer Les Stroud to sell epic river adventure 100 DAYS to Outdoor Life Network (OLN).

Posted on http://lesstroud.ca/news/les-stroud-to-sell-100-days-to-oln

100 DAYS is the first-hand account of Explorer’s Club member and Survivorman-alumni Brett Rogers’ four-month rafting expedition down the Yukon River from Whitehorse, Yukon to the Bering Sea. Navigating nearly 1,800 miles of one of the world’s greatest, big wild rivers without burning a single tank of gas, the story that unfolds could never have been scripted – an Indian Chief’s funeral, an unsuccessful attempt at mutiny, a helicopter rescue for an injured teammate, and the discovery of a dead body in the middle of the Alaskan night.

Narrated by Les Stroud and Edited by Max Attwood, it’s taken more than five years since Rogers started planning the expedition to see 100 DAYS to completion. Rogers says, “It feels good to finally see the project complete. It’s been a long road, but one that I am glad I went down. I am excited to see how the doc is received.”

Brett has led expeditions on the Mackenzie, Yukon and Mississippi Rivers. The Mississippi expedition is Attwood and Rogers’ next release, entitled Old Man River, which is currently in post-production.

100 DAYS will air May 2011 on the Outdoor Life Network (OLN).

15 thoughts on “Executive Producer Les Stroud to sell epic river adventure 100 DAYS to Outdoor Life Network (OLN).
  1. Brett congratulations on completing 100 Days and selling it to OLN!!!
    I will be telling everybody I know (and don’t know) to watch it in May!!!
    Love Mom

  2. WOW –good for you Brett –it goes to show that persistence pays off! I am proud of you for following your dreams and making them come true.

  3. Congratulations Brett and crew. Can’t wait to see the Old Man River expedition. Any idea when that might be coming out? Chad Pregracke, Living lands and Waters was asking about you the other day. Chad says hi. Take care my friend.

  4. Congratulations Brett. We at Grand Riverkeeper Labrador will be watching. All the best. Clarice

  5. note our web site is .ca NOT .org
    Sorry about that

  6. For those of us who may not get the Outdoor Life Network, do you plan on selling DVD’s of the show? Would love to have my own copy because my husband is planning to kayak the Yukon in 3-4 years.

  7. Great news Brett. Congratulations. All your hard work is starting to pay off. Hopefully you send out a reminder just before it airs. Would love to see it.

  8. Firefighters of St Cloud Minnesota on the Mississippi

    Hi Brett

    Old man river project, Fire fighters from St Cloud Mn, it was so cool hanging out with that Sunday Morning, Great to hear all is well, we keep following your adventures< I am looking forward to seeing your final shows.
    Our adventure at Fire Station 3 on October 29 2010
    was waking up in the morning at the fire station to smoke alarms. The fire Truck that we had at Annie's base camp started on fire in the Fire station and it was about an $800,000 dollar fire.


  9. Been following your adventures…where can I buy the DVD for 100 days? I am currently residing in the USA. Googled a lot but cudn’t find where to buy it. Wud love to join your one of your expeditions.

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