About The Show

Dakota Fred and his son Dustin risk their lives to find a fortune in gold nuggets, taking them deep beneath the waters of one of Alaska’s wildest creeks.


Episode 1

Roll Of The Ice

Dustin takes the biggest gamble of his life, but will doubling his crew mean double the reward or double the danger? Meanwhile, Fred drops a bombshell on Dustin.

Episode 1

Never Back Down

After two months of uncertainty, Dustin and his crew return to the Chilkat Mountains. Dustin is willing to risk it all to get back on the gold trail.

Episode 2

Fresh Blood

Dustin puts his money and reputation on the line, doubling down on two claims. He brings in fresh recruits who quickly learn the dangers of mining in white water.

Episode 2

Blood Runs Thicker Than Water

Fred and Dustin open up about the highs and lows of their father-son relationship, including the moment that could have torn them apart forever.

Episode 3

Shake Up

Under pressure to get his first gold of the season, Dustin pushes both crews to their limits. It gets even more intense when the dangerous mine site is rocked by...

Episode 4

Who's The Boss

Dustin makes a surprise announcement that divides the crew. Fred returns to McKinley Creek with a lead on new ground, rumoured to be the home to a fortune in gold.

Episode 5

Groundbreaking Gold

Fred opens the door to a new site. After a bust-up with Fred, Kayla makes a discovery that will change the course of their entire season.

Episode 6

Boiling Point

Fred celebrates his 78th birthday by diving for gold. Kayla's crew is on a hot streak, but their luck runs out as tensions between crew members reach a boiling point.

Episode 7

Gamblin' Man

In a bid to rescue his season, Dustin plans a daring double dive to get gold. Meanwhile, Kayla's crew struggles to adapt after losing a crew member.

Episode 8

Hard Times At House Rock

In an act of sheer desperation, Dustin Hurt gambles his entire future on a dangerous mining strategy. Will the risk lead to reward or ruin?

Episode 9

Cut And Run

Dustin makes a controversial decision that changes the course of the entire season. Kayla makes a desperate attempt at uncovering a life-changing pile of gold.

Episode 10

Robbery At House Rock

Kayla's two dredge operation is on track to hit paydirt, but Dustin is forced to jeopardize her success for the greater good of Dustin's expanding empire.

Episode 11

Curse Of The Gold Gods

With just a month left of the season, both crews are closing in on gold. But a life-threatening accident at Dustin's site forces his crew out of the water.

Episode 12


Just inches from bedrock and a potential life-changing payday at the Chute, Dustin and his crew are forced to dive in the most dangerous conditions they've ever faced.

Episode 13

The Motherload

Dustin is within inches of bedrock gold at the Chute, but intense pressure causes one crew member to crack. Kayla battles the mammoth dive site at House Rock.

Episode 14

Risk Vs Reward

Dustin banks on a big pay day with a bold move to a treacherous plunge pool up creek. Meanwhile, Kayla races against winter, desperate to save her season.

Episode 15

A Golden Opportunity

A rare chance to purchase gold-rich ground means Dustin must leave the claim at the worst time. Fred leads the crews left behind as the creek rages.

Episode 16

The Last Stand

Dustin's return inspires a final push to get a life-changing pile of gold from McKinley Creek before winter freezes them out. Plus, Kayla reaches her breaking point.

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