Reality TV show Alaska: The Last Frontier's host Atz Lee is a survivor. Despite serious injuries after a mysterious hiking accident, the star resurrected himself and got back on his heels. Atz Lee is known for leading an interesting life. His lifestyle, surviving the harsh conditions of Alaska, has helped him grab extra attention from the world outside.
His life is an achievement in its own self. Today, we will discuss the mysterious accident, his career and the net worth he has collected for himself.
Atz Lee is well-known for being the host of the reality show “Alaska: The Last Frontier”. In the show, he reveals to the world how the Kilcher family survives the harsh climatic conditions of Alaska. He focuses on showcasing a lifestyle without modern tools and equipment.
Atz Lee Mysterious Hiking accident
If you are a viewer of the Discovery Channel show Alaska: The Last Frontier, then you would know that Atz Lee suffered severe injuries from a fatal fall that almost took his life.
According to the news, Lee walked right off the cliff while he was hiking with his friend in Kachemak Bay Area. The fall almost took the celeb’s life; his wounds were so severe he had evacuated in a medic helicopter.
Atz Lee holds the Otter Cave Resort responsible for his accident and even fired a lawsuit against the resort. He has stated that the resort didn’t warn him of the dangerous cliff nearby. ggggggggggg
The resort denied Atz's accusations and responded to Kilcher’s lawsuit on October 27 and according to the documents, they “deny any liability, responsibility, or negligence”. They have told the court that the accident was completely lee’s own faults.
They told the court that Atz Lee had been informed about the risks associated with his recreational activity and claimed that the mishap was clearly because of his own negligence.
His injuries included a fractured left shoulder, two collapsed lungs, multiple rib fractures, ankle sprains and fractures, and also a right scapular fracture.
Atz Lee's Career & Achievements
Atz Lee considers himself to be the black sheep of the family. Twenty years ago, he left his subsistence life back in Alaska looking for a modernized life in Europe. Atz Lee has a deep passion for music. He went around the country playing his guitar and making friends.
He later decided to get back to his home where his roots belong. So, he moved back to his hometown, Alaska, built a cabin for himself, and hasn't left since. Atz Lee is all about the reality show Alaska: The Last Frontier, where he lets the world know how he survives the harsh lifestyle conditions in Alaska. People have even wondered if Atz Lee has a life outside his show
He has not won any awards individually, but his television series has won the Award of Distinction in the 2013 Communicator Awards, and also the 2013 Telly Award.
Atz Lee Earnings and Net Worth
Lee has made loads of money from his reality show. The Discovery show is the main source of his entire income. So far, he is reported to have made a net worth around $5 million, which includes his self-earned worth of around $2 million.
Likewise, the hunter has also inherited a lot of wealth from his parents. His inherited wealth includes real estate properties worth around $3.5 million. He also has 207 acres of land to his name.