Coyote Peterson

How many of you have seen the famous series on Animal Planet Coyote Peterson: Brave the Wild. The name of the host of the series is Coyote Peterson, and he is best known for his content on YouTube. He is an American YouTuber and wildlife educator. ‘Bullet Ant’ is the most famous series under his name.

Well, how well do you know about Coyote Peterson? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Coyote Peterson’s net worth in 2021, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Coyote Peterson to date.

Biography and Early Life

Coyote was born on 1st September 1981. He produced an interest for animals and exploration at a young age. ‘Sonic the Hedgehog’ used to be his favorite game at that time. He used to go fishing on his backyard pond along with his father. He also went on various trips to different places, which made him even passionate about exploration. Interestingly, from a very young age, he used to catch dangerous animals with his bare hands. He considers Bear Grylls and Steve Irvin as his inspirations.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Coyote Peterson in 2021 and what is his height and weight? Well, Coyote Peterson’s age is 39 years old as of today’s date 2nd August 2021 having been born on 1 September 1981. Though, he is 5′ 11″ in feet and inches and 180 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 165 lbs in Pound and 75 kg in Kilograms.


Coyote attended Notre Dame Cathedral Latin High School for his initial schooling, which was a college prep school. He was then enrolled to Ohio University, where he studied films. He initially wanted to become a famous filmmaker and was very interested in filmmaking and screenwriting. Despite not having any education in biological science or any animal training, he is an animal expert.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Coyote is married and also has a daughter. Unfortunately, not much is known about her wife, just that they married in the mid-2000s. But, the name of his daughter is Pup Peterson, and she has also appeared in many YouTube videos.

Is Coyote Peterson Gay?

No, as per the information available, that does not seem to be the case. Not only is he married, but he also has a daughter. Though, not much information is available about them.

Professional Career

Coyote started his YouTube channel ‘Brave Wilderness’ in 2014 after he was rejected by several directors. His channel is mainly focused on animal-related content. Other than him, his channel also includes his team members Mark Vins and Mario Aldecoa. Animals sting and bite him during his dangerous stunts on the channel.

He hosts some series like an award-winning Breaking Trail, Beyond the Tide, Dragon Tails, Base Camp, Blue Wilderness, On Location, and Coyote’s Backyard. During his videos, he has traveled to various locations like Costa Rica, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Japan, Bahamas, USA. He also featured on Conan and Jeff Goldblum, where he brought some rare animals like the world’s largest slug and bird-eating tarantula.

Many of his videos on the channel have garnered over a million views. From 2018 onwards, the whole Brave Wilderness crew created a TV program along with Animal Planet named ‘Coyote Peterson: Brave the Wild’ and ‘Coyote Peterson: Return to the Wilderness’.

Coyote has also written several books like Coyote Peterson’s Brave Adventures: Wild Animals in a Wild World! (2017), Coyote Peterson: The King of Sting! (2018), Coyote Peterson’s Brave Adventures: Epic Encounters in the Animal Kingdom (2019), Coyote Peterson’s Wildlife Adventures: An Interactive Guide With Facts, Photos, and More! (2019) and Coyote Peterson: The Beast of Bites (2020).


The channel of Coyote Peterson ‘Brave Wilderness’ has garnered over a billion views so far, which is no less than an achievement. Also, his series ‘Breaking Tails’ won an Emmy Award under the youth and teen programs category.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Coyote Peterson in 2021

Coyote has become a star in the world of animal tracking adventures. Not only is he earning decent amounts from his YouTube channel, but also his association with Animal Planet is very successful. As of 2021, Peterson has a whopping net worth of around $3 million, which we all know is huge considering he is a YouTuber.

Coyote Peterson is a famous and successful YouTuber and Wildlife Educator who successfully runs his YouTube channel ‘Brave Wilderness’. From a very early age, he was interested in animals and exploration. He kept on working and nurturing his passion over the years. He could catch some dangerous animals with bare hands from a very young age, and that habit only has developed further today as we see many animals attacking him.

Other than his YouTube content, he has also done many series with Animal Planet. He has earned a lot of recognition both financially and award-wise. He has also written many books describing his stints with the animals. At last, we would like to congratulate him on his successful career and for making our lives so adventurous through his shows. We hope that he keeps on bringing many more such quality content.


Facts of Nathaniel ‘Coyote’ Peterson

  • Gender Male
  • full nameNathaniel ‘Coyote’ Peterson
  • birthplaceNewbury, Ohio
  • Date of Birth January 01, 1970
  • Age 54 years 5 months
  • Horoscope Capricorn
  • Lucky Number 1
  • Lucky Stone
  • Lucky Color
  • Best Match for Marriage
  • nationalityAmerican
  • religionChristianity
  • net worth$3 million
  • professionYouTube personality, Wildlife Educator, Producer, Author
  • weightIn Kilograms – 75 Kg, In Pounds – 165 lbs
  • heightIn Centimetres – 180 cm, In Feet and Inches – 5′11″
  • hair colorBlack
  • eye colorBrown
  • high schoolNotre Dame Cathedral Latin High School

Written by Joel S. Elkins

Dinah Jane

Tristan Thompson