If you consider yourself any measure of a backcountry kinda guy, then you harbor at least a secret admiration for Survivor Man. Or Man vs. Wild. Or Dirty Jobs. Or any of those guys who -- at least in reality-TV fashion -- put their self-reliance and so-called skills out there for all to see tried and tested.
But for most of us, this is probably more like our true backcounty bad-assedness: The Wildeman.