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.
Gold Rush Season 3 (2012-2013)
|3x01 Million Dollar Season |
This season someone hits the mother lode. Todd doubles down with two claims, twice the crew and twice the gear. Dakota Fred’s glory hole is thought to contain millions in gold. Parker ...
|Oct. 26, 2012|
|3x02 The Wrong Claim |
Dave faces disaster when his new claim cannot be mined; Todd is thousands of dollars in the hole; the Dakota boys face the threat of floods; Parker needs new ground.
|Nov. 02, 2012|
|3x03 Secret Weapons |
Todd does a deal on a new gold-rich claim to get Dave’s crew back in action.The Dakota boys hire new miners and one is quickly terminated. Todd junks his old wash plant, and replaces ...
|Nov. 09, 2012|
|3x04 Battle of the Bridge |
Todd’s chief investor arrives unannounced and threatens to pull the plug after he finds the mine at a standstill. Team Turin is plagued by melted permafrost and a broken dozer. ...
|Nov. 16, 2012|
|3x05 The Ultimatum |
Todd’s chief investor demands to see 100 ounces of gold in the next three weeks. Parker’s crew goes into meltdown when he forces them to replace a bridge and Fred attempts to make ...
|Nov. 23, 2012|
|3x06 Game Changer |
Todd finally takes delivery of the Turbo Trommel. Dave’s mine at Indian River could close if they can’t improve on their disastrous first clean up. The Dakota boys are forced ...
|Nov. 30, 2012|
|3x07 Road to Gold |
Todd and his crew finally get to test the new Turbo Trommel. Dave pushes his crew to double their last clean out. The Dakota Boys receive a visit from an inspector with the power to ...
|Dec. 07, 2012|
|3x08 Up Smith Creek |
Todd Hoffman faces closure if he fails to get 100 ounces of gold for his investor. The Dakota Boys believe they’ve finally found the elusive Glory Hole. Parker Schnabel uncovers ...
|Dec. 14, 2012|
|3x09 Behind The Scenes |
Exclusive behind the scenes footage capturing the production of the first half of Gold Rush season 3 is revealed. Film crews battle the wilderness in Klondike and Alaska to film every ...
|Dec. 21, 2012|
|3x10 The Dirt - Bio Special |
Executive Producer Christo Doyle digs deeper into the personal lives of the miners while their wives offer up secrets about their early years. Also included is a special sneak peek ...
|Dec. 28, 2012|
|3x11 Leprechaun Gold |
Parker finds out about the fate of his Grandpa. Todd has to rebuild his turbo trammel, Indian River faces a shutdown and the Dakota boys investigate whether the Glory Hole is truly ...
|Jan. 04, 2013|
|3x12 Dozer Wars |
Todd and Dave go to war over the dozer they both need to keep mining and Todd banks on finding virgin ground beneath a pile of dredge tailings. Parker faces a crew rebellion and Dakota ...
|Jan. 11, 2013|
|3x13 The Nightshift |
Tensions mount between the day shift and night shift as Todd pushes his men harder than ever. Parker battles his ancient washplant and the treacherous road from Discovery Claim while ...
|Feb. 01, 2013|
|3x14 The Merger |
Todd forces his crew and Dave’s crew to merge into one team. The Dakota Boys use their new equipment to get back down to the bottom of the Glory Hole. Parker risks his life to get ...
|Jan. 25, 2013|
|3x15 Redemption Road |
Todd concocts a risky plan; Fred sustains an injury.
|Feb. 15, 2013|
|3x16 The Motherlode |
Winter strikes and the miners wage the final battle for the mother lode. The Hoffmans pull out a secret weapon to thaw frozen gold-rich paydirt. Dustin plunges into the freezing waters ...
|Feb. 22, 2013|
|TV Special: South America - Peruvian Gold |
Turf wars with local miners present challenges in the Season 4 premiere.
|Aug. 02, 2013|
|TV Special: The Dirt |
Todd talks about the challenges of Guyana and his appreciation for Peruvian culture; the Dakota boys have plans for Cahoon Creek Parker’s start in the Klondike.
|Oct. 25, 2013|
|TV Special: South America - Chilean Gold |
The crew prospect on a remote beach in Chile.
|Aug. 09, 2013|
|TV Special: South America - Guyanese Gold |
After striking out in Chile and Peru, the Hoffman crew, short on time and money, set their sights on finding gold in Guyana’s jungles.
|Aug. 16, 2013|
|TV Special: South America - The Frozen North |
Parker Schnabel leaves home to start his own operation; in Alaska, the Dakota boys look for the source of the gold in Porcupine Creek.
|Aug. 23, 2013|
|TV Special: South America - Ends of the Earth |
The production crew goes to extremes as they follow the miner’s epic quest for gold. During the journey they suffer dangerous mountain passes, unstable riverboats and an upturned ...
|Aug. 30, 2013|
|TV Special: Miners Cribs |
Executive Producer Christo Doyle and the miners take us behind the scenes of Gold Rush with a never-before-seen look into camp life, recaps of the previous two episodes and interview ...
|Nov. 23, 2012|
|TV Special: The Dirt: Chicks with Guns |
Executive Producer, Christo Doyle, welcomes Parker, Fred, Dustin, Tony and Freddy Dodge back to the set to discuss their ongoing quest for gold. Also, the miners’ wives disclose ...
|Feb. 01, 2013|
|TV Special: The Bromance |
Executive producer Christo Doyle sits down with wash plant designer, Freddy Dodge, and mining legend, Tony Beets. Also, Parker comes clean about recent mistakes and the Dakota boys ...
|Jan. 18, 2013|
|TV Special: The Long Road |
Relive the most heart pounding and heart breaking moments of Gold Rush as the Hoffman crew and their rivals Parker Schnabel and 'Dakota’ Fred fight Mother Nature, mining machines ...
|Oct. 19, 2012|
|TV Special: Do Or Die |
Hosted by Christo Doyle and the miners, this special unveils what happened as the miners returned home and prepared for the upcoming season. This episode includes new stories, exclusive ...
|Oct. 26, 2012|
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