Race for Survival
Some of Africa’s most recognizable animals are in trouble as they increasingly come into contact with man. So today, Jack and his family are visiting a few of the special people that are doing their part to make a difference. From protecting the world’s largest land mammal to the fastest… check out the story of the Knysna Elephant Park and Cheetah Outreach Center.
Pride of Sanbona
In Africa, the Lion is king! But at South Africa’s Sanbona Wildlife Reserve they are much more than that. This is the only place on the planet where white lions roam free. Join Jack as he searches for Big Cats and Big Adventure in the unique arid landscape of Sanbona!
Africa’s Big Five
South Africa is the place for seeing the biggest and most recognizable animals in all of Africa. So today, Jack is heading straight to the famous Shamwari Game Reserve for up-close encounters with elephants, rhino, lions and the rest of the Big Five!
Shamwari: Soul of the Earth
Jack is headed to South Africa to explore one of the most ground-breaking reserves on the continent – Shamwari. What once was old farming land, is now a meticulously restored eco-system brimming with wildlife and adventure. And Jack and his family don’t miss a beat, getting up close and personal with Hippos, Cheetah and much more!
The Cape of Good Hope
Travel with Jack, and his wife Sue, to beautiful Cape Town as they discover how South Africa’s wildlife is faring in the big city! They’re literally stopping traffic to protect a troop of travelling Baboons. Then they hit the beach to hang out with a breeding colony of African Penguins -- a species on the road to recovery after being threatened by an oil spill a decade ago. Join Jack for this unforgettable adventure beneath majestic Table Mountain!
Ranger Jack: Back to School
Jack has always dreamed of becoming a game ranger in Africa, but actually doing it was another story until today’s adventure to the Shamwari Game Reserve in South Africa! Join Jack and his daughter Suzanne as they put their skills to the test at Shamwari’s Ranger School where they must experience everything from driving a 4x4, to tracking animals on foot, including a very up-close look at a pride of hungry Lions and a rare encounter with the elusive Leopard!
Sanbona Wildlife Reserve
Join Jack and his family as they head to South Africa’s Western Cape to discover the Sanbona Wildlife Reserve! This distinctive land where the San people once lived is home to loads of unique animal experiences, from an up-close look at a trio of cheetah on the hunt, and a family of cliff-dwelling Baboons to Lions on the prowl. Don’t miss this adventure into the seldom-seen eco-systems of Sanbona.
Shamwari’s Wild Vets
Jungle Jack is lending a hand to Shamwari’s world-renowned veterinarians and anti-poaching unit as they work on the front lines of conservation in South Africa. Using cutting-edge technology, the team is doing everything from protecting rhinos from increasingly bold poachers, to caring for orphaned animals in need of a second chance. This is one adventure you won’t want to miss!
Join Jack and Sue as they head to southern tip of Chile to explore the untamed region of Patagonia! The land beneath the towering Andes Mountains is home to Condors, Guanacos and some of the most beautiful Glaciers in the world – and Jack even learns what it takes to be a South American cowboy!
Best of South Africa
Join Jack for an adventure into the wilds of South Africa! From the bustling city of Cape Town to the wild eco-systems in the African bush, Jack and his family discover how wildlife is faring in this beautiful country and meet the conservationists dedicated to protecting it all.
The Driest Place on Earth
The Atacama Desert in northern Chile is known as the highest and driest desert in the world, and it’s also home to some of the rarest wildlife on the planet. Jack wants to explore it all…from colorful flamingos to rare cats and even a newly discovered species. This is one adventure you won’t want to miss!
Best of Malaysia
Join Jack and his family for an unforgettable journey from Borneo to Kuala Lampur! See how conservation work on the front lines is protecting Malaysia’s unique and diverse wildlife – like adorable orangutans, slithering snakes and two species of elephants!
This adventure has Jungle Jack written all over it! Join in as we head deep into the Peruvian Amazon Rainforest get a rare look at Giant River Otters, Pre-Historic Birds, Caimans and much more!
Manatees of the Amazon
Come along with Jack and his family as they immerse themselves in the jungles of Peru. First stop, lending a hand to a remarkable rescue effort saving Amazonian Manatees – the smallest and only freshwater Manatees in the world. Then they board a boat to discover why the Amazon is called the River of Life – uncovering everything from rarely seen insects to incredible mammals.
Best of Alberta
Join Jack and his family for an unforgettable adventure through Alberta, Canada! Jack kicks off his journey in Waterton – home to the world’s first international peace park – before heading into the Canadian Rockies in search of moose, and along the way spotting a big horn sheep and a gang of travelling elk. Then he gets down and dirty, uncovering animals of the past, at Dinosaur Provincial Park.
Exploring the driest place on Earth has its challenges even for ole’ Jungle Jack! Check out this adventure to the Atacama Desert in Chile, where Jack searches for wildlife in the most unlikely of places, and gets a first hand look at what it’s like to live in this harsh yet beautiful environment.
Deep in the Amazon River basin of Peru, Jack discovers a group of young conservationists working to save orphaned and injured animals at Taricaya Rescue Center. Jack and his family lend a helping hand, as the center works to rehabilitate spider monkeys, macaws, tapirs, turtles, a jaguar, an extremely rare short-eared dog and a very fast river otter!
Best of Montana
Join Jack in a place that’s near and dear to his heart, in the Big Sky state of Montana! Get a glimpse of life on the Hanna’s farm, before Jack ventures out helping wildlife officials trap and release a grizzly bear that raided a family’s farm near Glacier National Park. Then he and Sue meet a couple that have dedicated their lives to providing a home for disabled dogs, cats and horses. And, Jack heads to the eastern front of the Rocky Mountains for an old-fashioned cattle drive!
Jungle Jack’s taking a Jungle Cruise through the Amazon as he searches for elusive pink river dolphins. But, along the way, Jack gets a lot more than he bargained for… from a sloth to giant river otters and even anacondas! This is one adventure you won’t want to miss.
Jack visits a local market in a Peruvian jungle town to get a first-hand look at how the illegal pet trade is threatening many native species. Then he and Sue meet a man who’s making a big difference for hundreds of primates on Monkey Island. From woolly monkeys, to howler monkeys to sakis, this is an adventure that will truly touch your heart.
Penguins of Magdalena Island
Jack’s heading to the end of the Earth to bring you this adventure, from the southern tip of Chile! Kicking off this trip in a town that pays serious homage to the famous explorer Magellan, Jack boards a boat for Magdalena Island home to a breeding colony of Magellanic Penguins, where he gets a first hand look at the life of these fascinating birds. Then Jack has a rare up-close encounter with a puma and an adorable baby chinchilla.
Conservation in Chile
Just outside the bustling city of Santiago, Chile there are people working to conserve and protect their native wildlife. Join Jack and Sue as they meet up with a family who started out taking in abandoned pets and ended up running a rehab center for rescued primates right in their backyard. Then Jack visits a veterinarian running a center to rehabilitate and release extremely rare Andean condors.