In the face of the economic meltdown, determined men risk everything to strike it rich mining for gold in the wilds of the far north. Todd and Jack Hoffman, the Schnabel family and the Dakota Boys are all in search of the American dream and a new frontier.
Sunday Dec 21 09.00 AM (60Minutes)
Gold Rush Grandpa John This special explores the life of 94 year old mining legend John Schnabel. From the Kansas dustbowl, to his career on an Alaskan gold mine, Grandpa John continues to inspire his grandson Parker to follow in his footsteps.
Friday Dec 26 11.00 AM (120Minutes)
Gold Rush (Season 5) New Blood Young Parker sets an outrageous season goal of 2,000 ounces. Tony Beets, The Viking, buys a 75-year-old gold catching dredge. And Todd Hoffman is left a broken man without a crew and with no plans to mine.
Friday Dec 26 01.00 PM (60Minutes)
Gold Rush (Season 5) From the Ashes Todd gets his washplant stuck in a river, Tony nearly crushes his son beneath a conveyor, and Parker is forced to mine a swamp.
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Zoo CrewThis year, each Hoffman crew member has an animal code name. Can...