Chip Hailstone is an American reality television star who currently lives a nomadic life in the harsh conditions of Alaska. He is best known for his appearance in the National Geographic channel's reality television show Life Below Zero, which also features his wife Agnes Hailstone.
Chip Hailstone's early life
Chip Hailstone was born in the year 1969 as Edward V Hailstone in Kalispell, Montana. He is the son of parents Mary Lois Hailstone and Daniel Franklin Hailstone. Hailstone is of white-American ethnicity and holds an American nationality.
CAPTION: Chip Hailstone in Life Below Zero.
During his childhood, Chip Hailstone used to hunt and go for fishing in his hometown Kalispell and there is no information in context to his educational background.
Chip Hailstone's career
At the age of 25, Chip Hailstone came to visit Alaska Kalispell, but he never returned back to his birthplace. Chip didn't plan to stay in Hailstone, but he got chances to hunt and craft there which forced him to stay there.
Hailstone is one of the skilled hunters and uses his antique rifle as well as rocks to hunt in this remote area. Chip Hailstone has been hunting, gathering raw material, fishing, harvesting, skinning, tanning, and crafting for more than two decades.
Chip Hailstone has also appeared on the reality television show, Life Below Zero, which also features Sue Aikens and Glenn Villeneuve, and was aired on the National Geographic Channel. The show is based on his stays in a remote area of Alaska; Andy Bassich has also appeared in the show.
Chip Hailstone's personal life
Chip Hailstone first met his girlfriend in Alaska when he moved there from Kalispell, Montana. He lives a traditional Inupiaq subsistence lifestyle in Noorvik, along with his wife and children and there are no rumors of divorce between this couple.
He involves in hunting bear, caribou, bison, wolf, wolverine, fox, walrus, fish, whale, waterfowl, and seal along with his family.
He married his longtime girlfriend, Agnes Hailstone, after dating her for sometimes. The couple has all-together seven children among them five daughters; Tinmiaq Hailstone, Mary Hailstone, Iriqtaq Hailstone, Carolina Hailstone, Quran Hailstone and two sons Douglas Hailstone and Jon Hailstone.
Chip Hailstone's net worth
Chip Hailstone is one of a popular reality television star who has appeared on the National Geographic channel.
He uses parts of the animals like skin, teeth, and bones to make arts and crafts to sell from which he also receives a chunk of money.
According to some source, Chip's current net worth is estimated to be $100,000. His annual salary is $45,000 which Chip Hailstone receives from the reality show, Life Below Zero.