Alone: Sam, the Leech Eater (Season 5, Episode 7) | History

Clip (5:4) Sam's choice to use mice as bait in his trap backfires when leeches are the only thing he catches in this clip from Season 5, Episode 7, "Desperate Measures". #AloneShow Subscribe for more from Alone and other great HISTORY shows: Find out more about the show and watch full episodes on our site: What gear are the participants equipped with? Want to be on the next season of Alone? Check out exclusive HISTORY content: Website - Facebook - Twitter - Google+ - In "Alone," ten people enter the Vancouver Island wilderness solo, each carrying only what they can fit in a small backpack. In unforgiving terrain, they will endure extreme isolation and psychological distress while documenting the experience themselves. No camera crew, no producers: It's the ultimate test of human will in the wild. HISTORY, now reaching more than 98 million homes, is the leading destination for award-winning original series and specials that connect viewers with history in an informative, immersive, and entertaining manner across all platforms. The network's all-original programming slate features a roster of hit series, epic miniseries, and scripted event programming. Visit us at for more info.