A Global Odyssey Beyond Your Wildest Imagination! -- The call of the wild beckons with over seven hours of spectacular footage of unspoiled places, unexpected landscapes, and unforgettable wildfire. Escape again and again to dramatically varied landscapes at their seasonal best. Awaken your senses with treks to the world's last uncharted lands miles - and centuries - away from the modern world!
Disc 1: Across the Great Divide Discover the Canadian wilderness' unique spirit as you venture west, across the Great Plains into the Rocky Mountains, and on through forbidding canyons to the Pacific Ocean. Uncover rich deposits of dinosaur fossils beneath the valleys of the Badlands, hear the echo of clashing bighorn sheep, and explore Queen Charlotte Islands, where richly carved totem poles still stand as a testament to an ancient artistic tradition.
Disc 2: Land of Extremes Venture deep into the heart of the majestic north to marvel at the world's largest freshwater delta, host to a million and a half birds in migration every year, visit a family of peregrine falcons as they raise their young on exposed cliff ledges, gaze in awe upon the spectacular Virginia Falls, and discover why polar bears gather at the Hudson Bay's shoreline each winter.
Disc 3: The Wild Shore You'll brave treacherous waters off Anticosti Island, 'the graveyard of the gulf', cruise Quebec's spectacular St. Lawrence River, immerse yourself in the Bruce Peninsula's virgin forests, and join the largest caribou herd in the world on an instinctive journey across lakes, rivers, and mountains.
Disc 4: Splendors of Nature and Wonders of Nature Around the globe, the changing seasons set a stage for which extraordinary landscapes and magnificent wildlife interact. Snow monkeys in Shiga Heights, known as the Japanese Alps, take refuge from the grueling winter in mineral-rich hot springs. A massive herd of caribou embarks on the summer migration across the vast Alaskan tundra. You'll also explore such 'wonders of nature' as the Grand Canyon, the Serengeti, Iguazu Falls, and Ayers Rock.
Disc 5: Scenic Wonders of America Parts I &II Go west to experience some of America's most magnificent scenic highlights, including the Badlands in South Dakota, Devil's Tower in Wyoming, Glacier National Park in Montana, Yellowstone National Park, and Bryce and Zion Canyons in Utah. America's Eastern coast thrives with wonders of indescribable beauty, including Mammoth Cave in Kentucky, Florida's Everglades, and the Great Smoky Mountains.
Disc 6: Scenic Wonders of America Part III From dramatic crashing waves and a densely lush rainforest to icy glaciers, spend an enthralling hour touring America's Pacific frontiers, including Death Valley, Glacier Bay National Park, Big Sur, Yosemite National Park, Mount Ranier, and Hawaii's Haleakala National Park, where rare never birds take shelter in the crater of a dormant volcano.