Dave Whipple (Bushradical) Age, Wife, Net Worth, Wiki & More

Dave Whipple is a popular YouTuber, Outdoorsman, and also a Reality TV Show star, who has appeared in a reality tv show namely “Alone“. Dave and her wife Brooke both participated in the TV Show in which the cast members have to survive alone in the wild places. Dave Whipple also owns a YouTube channel namely Bushradical.

Dave mostly posts vlog videos, making an off-grid home, off-grid cabin, living outside in a wild area or in the woods, etc. Basically, he shows his off-the-grid lifestyle where have to do everything himself. He is also engaged in creating and selling off-grid homes and cabins.


Dave Whipple was born on 8 February 1976, in the Michigan, the United States. His real name is David Whipple, and he holds American nationality.


Dave Whipple Wiki/Bio

Dave Whipple Age
Real NameDave Whipple
ProfessionYouTuber, Outdoorsman
Date Of Birth8 February 1976
Age47 Years Old (As of 2023)
Place Of BirthMichigan, the United States
HometownMichigan, the United States
Birth SignNot Known

Family & Relationship

Dave Whipple Wife
BrotherRyan Whipple
Sister1 Sister
Marital StatusMarried
WifeBrooke Whipple
Child(s)Mickey (Son)
Belle (Daughter)

Dave Whipple was brought up in the middle of lower rural Michigan amongst Amish. He has two siblings, a brother namely Ryan Whipple, and a sister. Ryan Whipple is also engaged in living outdoors, building off-grid homes, and surviving in the wild, and not only this, he has a YouTube channel with the title “Bushradical” where he uploads vlog videos.

Dave Whipple is married and his wife’s name is Brooke Whipple. The couple got married on 12 October 1998 on a beach in Jamaica. The couple is blessed with a son namely Mickey and a daughter namely Belle. Dave and Brooke first met at Ferris State University where Dave is the guitarist in a rock band, and Brooke was the lead singer of a band namely Dive, which is a different brand. They fell in love with each other, dated together, and finally married. Also, read about Leah Shutkever.

Physical Appearance

Dave Whipple is a physically fit guy as he is engaged in creating off-grid homes and cabins, he has to do all his work by himself. Dave has a fit body and he stands at a height of around 6 feet and 2 inches which is 187 cm. However, in 2006, when Dave was around 30 years old, he suffered from several stomach pain and was admitted to the hospital. That time, Dave was diagnosed with Crohn’s disease.


But later, in 2008, he notice that he lost a lot of his weight and then got to know through a CT scan that he is suffering from scar tissue bowel obstruction. After, the surgery at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, he recovered from this disease. Also, read about Sydney Worgan.

Education & Qualifications

SchoolMorley Stanwood High School
College / UniversityFerris State University


After passing out from college, Dave Whipple started working as a concrete tradesman, and cement finisher. Not only this, but Dave also worked as a cement contractor and was engaged in the foundation and slabs. Apart from this, Dave has also flipped several musical instruments. From the initial stage of his career, he was engaged in creating homes and cabins.

Well, in 1999 he worked as a caretaker at the Starrigavan Campground in Sitka, Alaska. Later he worked as a Remote Caretaker of a remote homestead on the Aleutian Islands in Alaska for around seven months. After that in 2000, Dave and Brooke got the opportunity to work at the log raft, which was the 40 by 70-foot long log raft at Yukon river operated by Neil Eklund.


After that, in 2001, when Dave was working at cement finisher in Fairbanks, Alaska, and Brooke working as a Recreation Director at Chena Hot Springs Resort in Fairbanks, together created a cabin outside of Fairbanks, Alaska, on their two acres of property. The cabin was around 12ft x 12ft and they created it with timber logs.

Dave and Brooke created the cabin in a time period of around three months and the total cost of making a cabin and land was around $7,970. They lived there for around 2.5 years. After they purchased several lands and created off-grid cabins and homes.

In 2016, Dave and Brooke together participated in the tv series namely “Alone” in season 4 aired on the History television network. They have to survive in the wild and they lasted for around 49 days but they didn’t win, however, both Dave and Brooke played very well.


On 27 Jan 2017, Brooke created a Youtube channel namely Bushradical and started uploading his vlog videos related to making off grid cabins, homes, and videos related to living in wild. Basically, Dave’s channel is all about Rustic Living. Several of her videos went viral on YouTube and he got millions of views and likes.

Currently, Dave’s YouTube channel has 900k+ subscribers and increasing day by day just because of his amazing videos.

Net Worth

Dave Whipple is a popular personality on the internet as he has thousands of subscribers on his Bushradical youtube channel. Not only this, but several people liked him when he participated in the reality tv show called “Alive”,


There are several sources of earning Dave have, so it is difficult to calculate his income and net worth. According to the internet, Dave Whippl’s net worth is $1M+ (approx.)

Contacts & Social Media

YouTube@Bushradical (900k+ Followers)

Some Videos Of Bushradical

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