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Saturday 21st September at 9:00 pm

Discovery Channel

About The Show

Crab fishing remains one of the most dangerous jobs in the world, and only the bravest, toughest individuals can navigate the turbulent waters of the Bering Sea.

Deep in these frigid waters lurks the highly lucrative, and yet often elusive, king crab; and the crews of Alaskan fishermen at Dutch Harbour are ready to hit the open waves. Fishing empires are built up as young upstarts rise to oust the veterans once and for all.

Hours before king season, a new boat enters the harbour and is rumoured to know the spot where over a fortune in king crabs are located. In the most competitive season yet, the fleet races to find the hoard as the captains battle each other and the treacherous Bering Sea to claim their share of the bounty.

Episodes

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Episode 1

Unfinished Business

The fishermen look back at their previous ventures, discussing the highs and lows of each voyage into the Bering sea in search of valuable king crabs.

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Battle Of Kings

Hours before king season, a huge new boat with a renegade captain finds the crab are all in one spot. The fleet races to find the hoard and fight for...

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Episode 2

Swarm Chasers

An old rivalry heats up between Harley and Keith while the fleet chases the king crab super swarm. Rookie captain Mandy hopes to guide the Northwestern to success.

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Strategy And Deception

Being a crab boat captain requires unexpected skills. The captains look back at some of the times they had to be cautious or deceptive with information.

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Episode 3

Rival Survival

Amid the heaviest competition in years, Mandy holds a steady course and hits the king crab jackpot. Jake aims for bigger bounty despite continuous mechanical issues.

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Episode 3

Join the crews of the Northwestern, Seabrooke, Time Bandit, Wizard, Kodiak and Ramblin' Rose as they return to the perilous, icy waters of the Bering Sea.

3:50 am

21 Sep

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Episode 4

Knife In The Ribs

The first arctic storm of the season arrives and Saga's deck boss takes a knife to the ribs. Bill tries out a new management style to motivate a lazy greenhorn.

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Episode 4

Clip Show 3

One of the deadliest jobs in the world is that of the Alaskan crab fisherman. They brave the treacherous waves of the Bering sea in search of valuable king crabs.

4:40 am

21 Sep

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Episode 5

Single Point Of Failure

With Mandy alone at the helm, a freak accident threatens the Northwestern crew. And, Harley's launcher snaps at the worst possible moment.

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Episode 5

Clip Show 4

The fishermen look back at their previous ventures, discussing the highs and lows of each voyage into the Bering sea in search of valuable king crabs.

3:50 am

24 Sep

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Episode 6

Shifting Stack

In the biggest storm of the season, Jake faces a life and death decision. Sig and Mandy haul through angry seas, while Josh and Casey gamble on quota.

3:50 am

25 Sep

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Episode 7

Blood In The Water

Jake must confront his disorderly crew, forcing him to make a tough decision. Meanwhile, Keith deals with a knife injury to one of his deckhands.

3:50 am

26 Sep

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Episode 8

Winter Is Here

The coldest weather in nearly a decade threatens to crush hulls and freeze the sea. Meanwhile, a shocking mishap leaves one of the Hansens grasping for their life.

3:50 am

27 Sep

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Episode 9

Tough Inheritance

With winter intensifying, Sean faces an engine room fire. Plus, Harley offers his nephew a job as a deckhand, but the rest of the crew are not impressed.

4:40 am

27 Sep

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Episode 10

Russian Roulette

Cornelia co-captains, Josh and Casey, risk a 500-mile trek north to the Russian line. Meanwhile, captain Keith struggles with a broken boat and a broken heart.

3:50 am

28 Sep

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Episode 11

Curse Of The Russian Line

The winter season strikes the fleet with brutal Storm Elsa. And, Josh and Casey haul their all-time biggest pots, starting a gold rush to the Russian Line.

4:40 am

28 Sep

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Episode 12

Hell Hath No Fury

The wrath of Arctic storm Elsa hits the Cornelia hardest as a breakaway pot thrashes Josh and Casey's crew. And, the icy blasts threaten to capsize the Wizard.

3:50 am

1 Oct

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Episode 13

Sixty Foot Monster

As arctic superstorm Elsa intensifies, a rare forecast warns of huge waves. Trapped in the crab-rich northern grounds, one boat faces a 60-foot monster.

4:40 am

1 Oct

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Episode 14

Crane Wreck

During an artic storm, Cornelia Marie's crane comes off the rails causing injury and damaging equipment. But, this pales into insignificance when Sig gets a phone call.

3:50 am

2 Oct

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Episode 15

Devil's Cut

A Cornelia Marie deckhand suffers a devastating blow that requires emergency surgery at sea by Casey. Meanwhile, Captain Sig is left behind awaiting news from home.

4:40 am

2 Oct

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Episode 16

Unbreakable

The fleet deal with back-to-back unrelenting storms on the Bering Sea. Freddy attempts surgery on himself and the Summer Bay Crew receives news on Nick's future.

3:50 am

3 Oct

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Episode 17

Hell Or High Water

Another powerful winter storm hits as Monte returns to the Wizard after dealing with his dad's funeral arrangements. Plus, Jake is faced with a tough decision.

4:40 am

3 Oct

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Episode 18

Unholy Alliance

With the winter crabbing season ending, the fleet battles monster waves. Then, veterans Sig and Steve form an unlikely alliance and Freddy suffers a bloody injury!

9:00 pm

21 Sep

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Episode 19

Dark Ship

As smoke fills the Wizard, the Colburns face a dark ship nightmare. And, the storm and towering breakers shatter Jake's steel anchor, threatening the crew.

9:00 pm

24 Sep

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Episode 20

Time And Tide Wait For No Man

Winter unleashes its fury on the Summer Bay. A rookie mistake leaves Captain Bill a deckhand short, and Sean finds a fatal flaw in his crab count.

9:00 pm

1 Oct

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Episode 21

Dead Or Alive

Each skipper's next move determines who survives the final winter dash. Winds put the Wizard on a collision course and Jake taps a Hillstrand to save the Saga.