The Barefoot Bandit
He ran away and lived alone in the wilds of Washington State at the age of seven...was convicted of his first crime at age twelve...before he turned 20 he was suspected in over 100 burglaries throughout the United States and Canada. But it was his daring exploits stealing airplanes and yachts in the Bahamas that finally earned him the nickname the world would follow--"The Barefoot Bandit." Witness the remarkable story of the elusive Colt Harris, his high stakes trail through paradise, and the dramatic showdown with authorities.
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Northwest Washington State was the perfect setting for Colton Harris' crime spree, as he would hide in the woods whenever the police were after him.
Learn about the Barefoot Bandit’s rural beginnings in Washington State.