Going Wild

Watch Going Wild

  • TV-G
  • 2014
  • 1 Season
  • 8.2  (43)

Going Wild was a thrilling wildlife adventure series that aired on the NAT GEO WILD channel from 1997 to 1999. The show stars Jeff Corwin, a wildlife biologist, and conservationist who takes viewers on a journey to explore the world's most remote and exotic locations.

The show features Corwin diving with sharks, swimming with crocodiles, and walking amidst a herd of elephants. Corwin travels to different parts of the world and interacts with some of the most dangerous and unique animals to show their beauty and importance to the ecosystem.

Going Wild was dedicated to educating viewers about the benefits of conserving wildlife, protecting their habitats while showcasing the beauty of the environment. The show highlights the importance of conservation by offering practical ways that viewers could help with wildlife conservation. Through his interactions with animals, Corwin emphasizes the need to preserve the environment, with the belief that all creatures, regardless of how small, have a role to play in keeping the ecosystem balanced.

The show has a format that combines live-action footage with narratives from Corwin, who often highlights the biological and ecological aspects of the animals he encounters. He also alerts viewers of the dangers various animals pose if they're not well protected. Corwin often introduces his personal experiences with animals to showcase their unique characteristics, their preferences, and their value in the ecosystem.

One of the most memorable episodes of Going Wild is where Corwin encounters the fearsome crocodile while sitting on a floating device. The episode documents the thrilling and treacherous experience Corwin has while his team of photographers documents it all on camera. He discovers the parallel between the animal kingdom and the human world, highlighting that crocodiles, like humans, have distinct personalities and temperaments. The episode also provides the audience with useful information on how to avoid a crocodile attack, as Corwin continuously emphasizes the importance of respecting the animal's significant role in the ecosystem.

In another episode, Corwin travels to the heart of the Australian outback to interact with the deadly snakes of the region. As he bravely moves closer to these venomous reptiles, he offers insights into the various species and educates the audience on the importance of these often misunderstood creatures. He showcases how snakes play important roles in keeping rodent populations under control, thus contributing to preserving the environment's natural balance.

Going Wild is not just a show for animal lovers or wildlife enthusiasts. It is a show that reminds us of our role in protecting the environment and the creatures we share our planet with. The show is an eye-opener that highlights the significance of wildlife conservation, protecting delicate ecosystems, and respecting the planet's natural resources.

In conclusion, Going Wild is an excellent wildlife show that educates and entertains its audience. Jeff Corwin's wit, humor, and knowledge keep the audience captivated while showcasing the beauty of the natural world. The show is a must-watch for anyone who cares about wildlife, conservation, and the environment. Though the show aired more than two decades ago, its message is still relevant today, reminding us that we must stand up for the animals to advocate for a better and safer world for all of us.

Going Wild is a series that is currently running and has 1 seasons (3 episodes). The series first aired on March 3, 2014.

Filter by Source

Do you have Hulu?
What are you waiting for?
Nice! Browse Hulu with Yidio.
Ad Info - This show may not be available on Hulu
No Place to Hide
3. No Place to Hide
March 3, 2014
After more than a decade of giving everything of herself to others, Michelle has no goals or sense of self-worth. To help Michelle find the fighter hidden deep inside, Tim leads her on an excruciating trip through the unforgiving desert of Moab, Utah. Michelle admits she's only afraid of three things: heights, deep water and snakes. Unfortunately for her, she's about to face all of them head on!
Trial by Fire
2. Trial by Fire
March 3, 2014
Tim is hoping Mount St. Helens is the perfect place to put Kris' life back on solid ground. Kris lost his sister eight years ago and the pain has pushed him to drink every night, pulling him away from his family. Loaded with gear and armed with a knife, Kris must endure an expedition that's designed to push him physically and mentally -- all without a drop of alcohol for the first time in years. We'll see him reach his own personal summit and finally release the pain of his sister's death.
On the Rocks (Pilot)
1. On the Rocks (Pilot)
March 3, 2014
Troubled couple Kym and Michael come to Tim with an open mind to save them from going through divorce once again. Tim leads them on a canyoneering expedition in the Owyhee Canyon lands where they're forced to rely on each other and, hopefully, learn to love one another once more. To survive for the next three days they'll have to communicate, cooperate and put their lives in each other's hands. What might be the toughest three days these two have spent together might be exactly what they need.
Where to Watch Going Wild
Going Wild is available for streaming on the NAT GEO WILD website, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Going Wild on demand at Amazon, Vudu, Google Play and Apple TV.
  • Premiere Date
    March 3, 2014
  • IMDB Rating
    8.2  (43)