Levison Wood is a British explorer, writer & photographer whose work has featured around the world. His latest expedition walking 1800 miles along the length of Central America from Mexico to Colombia, including the notorious Darien Gap, recently aired as a 4 x 60' documentary series on Channel 4. Lev's forthcoming book 'Walking The Americas' will be published by Hodder & Stoughton on February 23rd 2017. You can pre-order a signed copy of the book when buying tickets for Lev's 2017 theatre tour. Click on the tour link below for more info.

In 2015, Lev walked the length of the Himalayas, a six-month journey of over 1700 miles from Afghanistan to Bhutan, which was televised on Channel 4 as a five part documentary series, airing throughout January 2016. His accompanying book 'Walking The Himalayas' has been published in the UK, US, Canada, South Africa, Australia, New Zealand and India, amongst others. From 2013-2014, Lev also walked the length of the river Nile - an expedition of 4,000 miles that took nine months and was also documented to critical acclaim. His book ‘Walking the Nile’ was a Sunday Times bestseller.

Lev's work has taken him around the world leading expeditions on five continents and he is an elected Fellow of both the Royal Geographical Society and the Explorers Club. 


About Lev

Find out more about Lev and his expeditions. Lev is also a writer, photographer and public speaker

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In February & March 2017, Lev will be embarking on a national theatre tour sharing his adventures from the Nile, Himalayas and Americas.  

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