The Best Episodes of 'Naked and Afraid'

Over 500 Ranker voters have come together to rank this list of The Best Episodes of 'Naked and Afraid'
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There are so many wild episodes of Naked and Afraid that keep you on the edge of your seat, but which ones really stand out? Do you like "The Jungle Curse" the best, or is "Breaking Borneo" your favorite episode of Naked and Afraid? To determine once and for all what the best episodes of Naked and Afraid are, let's rank every Naked and Afraid episode from best to worst.

Naked and Afraid is an American survival reality show that chronicles the lives of two survivalists, one man and one woman, as they are given the task of surviving a stay in the wilderness without any clothing or tools except for one helpful item. Naked and Afraid premiered on Discovery Channel on June 23rd, 2013. The series has received positive reviews and has a spin-off in Naked and Afraid XL, however there have been questions rasied into the authenticity of the show's reality as presented.

Vote up your favorite episodes of Naked and Afraid, and vote down any bad episodes that you really didn't enjoy, despite how much you love the series as a whole. It can be tough to put one Naked and Afraid episode over the other when there are so many good ones, which is why you can vote on however many episodes you like.

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  • Frozen and Afraid
    March 3, 2019
    293 votes
    • Season: 10
    • Episode Number: 1
    • Episode Description: Dropped onto a frozen Alaskan glacier, all-star survivalists Laura Zerra and Steven Hall scramble to stave off frostbite and hypothermia; moose and porcupines are both a threat and a potential food source for the survivalists.
  • Don't Cave In
    May 10, 2020
    51 votes
    • Season: 11
    • Episode Number: 24
    • Episode Description: In the relentless Colombian jungle, a mom and National Guard vet teams with a firefighter; violent storms and hypothermic conditions force them to huddle in bat-infested caves; a special bond develops between a survivalist and a wild monkey.
  • In Too Deep
    March 22, 2020
    152 votes
    • Season: 11
    • Episode Number: 17
    • Episode Description: On the edge of the Bermuda Triangle, an Army veteran dive master and a Cajun boat captain take on relentless thunderstorms and battle dehydration as they try navigate more than 20 miles of open ocean in the ultimate test of sink or swim.
  • Twinning
    February 23, 2020
    98 votes
    • Season: 11
    • Episode Number: 9
    • Episode Description: In an unprecedented Naked and Afraid challenge, identical twin sisters Amber and Serena, as well as brothers Warren and Thomas, are dropped in the African savannah; they take on rhinos, hyenas and a territorial leopard stalking their camp.
  • Bite Club
    March 31, 2019
    102 votes
    • Season: 10
    • Episode Number: 5
    • Episode Description: A survivor of rattlesnake, shark and bear attacks teams up with Matt Wright's wife, Brooke, in a vicious African feeding ground; a haunted Colombian jungle tests survivalists with threats from predators and the supernatural.
  • Beware the Bayou
    July 28, 2013
    70 votes
    • Season: 1
    • Episode Number: 6
    • Episode Description: Billy Berger and Ky Furneaux survive in the swamps of Louisiana alongside dangerous snakes and alligators.