Writer, Speaker, Wilderness Instructor


Sam Larson is a wilderness skills instructor and author from Nebraska. As a young man Sam travelled throughout North America, living out of a backpack while exploring wilderness areas and learning from seasoned instructors. He is best known for his time on HISTORY's hit survival series ALONE. During the show Sam lived completely alone for a total of 115 days in British Columbia, and Mongolia, with just 10 survival items. As an instructor Sam is dedicated to sharing his skills with beginners and spreading survival skills throughout the world. He is the founder of Woodsong, a wilderness education company. He spends all of his spare time with his wife, and kids.