Scoping Out the Route

Clip: Season 1 Episode 6 | 2m 59s | Video has closed captioning.

Steve is joined by whitewater kayakers Darren Clarkson-King, Sal Montgomery, James Bebbington and Chencho Drukpa, to help ensure a safe passage through Bhutan’s intense rapids. Before beginning their expedition, they survey their route by land to get a better sense of what they might encounter along their journey, including dangerous “stoppers" which can pull kayakers underwater.

Aired: 02/19/20

Rating: TV-PG

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