Type
Reality/Game Show
Premiered
Dec. 03, 2010
Status
Returning Series
Runtime
60 min.
Country
USA
Network
Discovery Channel TV Network

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Gold Rush

GOLD RUSH is a new documentary series for Discovery Channel about a group of unemployed men from Oregon who have set out for Alaska in search of GOLD. In a last ditch effort to provide for their families, they’ve sold everything they can and invested in a gold claim and the machinery to mine it.

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AGE: 65
BACKGROUND: Gold Miner, Bush pilot, Ex-Military
HOMETOWN: Sandy, OR

Jack Hoffman is a man on a mission. Twenty-five years ago, he mined for gold in Alaska and came close to losing everything. The experience got under his skin, and now he's getting a second chance to live his dream; and this time he is determined to do it right. Driven by his desire to find gold, Jack has boundless energy and is as tough as they come. He gets up before dawn and works round-the-clock without stopping for food or rest. By his own admission, he'll do whatever it takes — even if it ends up killing him. A self-made man who served in the military and is a pillar of his local church, Jack is a sure shot with a rifle and arguably the most skillful machine operator on the team. Whether he's bow hunting bear or landing a bush plane in zero visibility, there isn't a lot that scares Jack Hoffman. He's happy to take risks and follow his gut instinct, which can cause friction with his son, Todd, who prefers a more methodical approach.



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07x14 - Lifeline
Season 7, Episode 14
03x01 - Million Dollar Season
Season 3, Episode 01
04x31 - The Dirt
Season 4, Episode 31
05x11 - Ship of Fools
Season 5, Episode 11
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