Even in the world of survival, there are celebrities and legends. From legendary adventures and soldiers who overcame frankly unbelievable odds, to everyday people who found themselves embroiled in a fight for their very lives, the people on this list run the gamut when it comes to experience and expertise.
Many are professionals who have passed on their skills to others in books, survival shows and even face-to-face through their schools and courses.
All of them have stories worth knowing, and no matter where you are in your survival journey, there are bound to be at least a few that can help you get to where you want to go.
Below is a list of 21 famous survivalists that you’ll want to know about, but more importantly, to study and learn from…