In Nome, Alaska, miners risk their lives mining below the ice on the frozen Bering Sea for a fortune in gold. "Mr. Gold" Shawn Pomrenke is back on the hunt for a payday with his megadredge The Shamrock. Emily Riedel has her sights set on being the best, and as one veteran hits his biggest payday ever, another nearly loses his life.
Nome, Alaska. The hard reality of the winter season begins to set in. Partnerships become strained as tempers and egos flare. On the Miss Nomer, Glen LeBaron gripes and Zeke Tenhoff faces the judge. On the Reaper, a discussion about money turns ugly. Emily Riedel snaps over frozen equipment, and on The Wild Ranger, Jason starts to rub everyone the wrong way.
Gold From The Deep
In Nome, Alaska, the dangers of working under the ice are becoming glaringly apparent to the fleet's greenhorns and veterans. Zeke and Glen move to an area of deep sea and become concerned with nitrogen poisoning, and on the Shamrock, Cody Moen gets a little too big for his britches.
The Champagne Kiss Off
Nome, Alaska. It's getting late in the ice mining season and the challenges of finding gold are wearing on the miners. Vernon Adkison has a heated confrontation with a crew member. The Kelly's welcome a new diver with potentially fatal consequences. Emily Riedel faces her demons, while the crew of The Misnomer has conflicting gold-finding strategies.
Ground For Divorce
In Nome, Alaska, gold fever is on the rise as the fleet races to find fortune before season's end. One miner turns treacherous by leaking valuable information to the competition. Zeke Tenhoff battles nitrogen poisoning and a toxic partnership, while Emily Riedel suspects her "Dragon Slayer" maybe sinking the business.
Let The Gold War Begin
In Nome, Alaska the tides are turning. As competition continues to build throughout the fleet, a turf war has started on the tomcod claim. With the season coming to a close friendships have crumbled and relationships are near collapse, and it's all for the lure of gold.