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Gold Rush: White Water

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Back where their gold-mining adventures began, "Gold Rush" alumni Dakota Fred and son Justin persevere in the face of long odds, risking their lives for a fortune they may never realize. Assisted by a team of intrepid divers, mountaineers and bush mechanics, the Dakota Boys explore the white water rapids of McKinley Creek in Alaska, diving deep in raging torrents with a suction dredge. Not only could one wrong move prove deadly, but the guys also face wild animals, extreme temperatures and hypothermia.

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Fred and Dustin Hurt decide to split up in their hunt for gold in the raging waters of Alaska's Chilkat Range; while Fred has an ideal spot picked out, Dustin has a big decision to make about his location.
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Dustin's crew finds an ideal claim to mine, but to get down to the gold they have to make it through the waterfall's pound zone; Fred brings in a new miner, only to have his path to bedrock gold blocked by massive boulders.
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Digging deeper than ever, the crew sees no sign of the promised bedrock gold; just when the crew starts to question Dustin's leadership, his determination pays off.
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A flash flood racing down McKinley Creek threatens to kill the crew members and destroy their operation, but the Dakota Boys still manage to find more gold.
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The Dakota Boys hit the biggest boulder of the season, forcing Dustin to rig a new mechanical solution known as The Graboid.
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The Dakota Boys' desperate bid to hit bedrock gold is thwarted when 73-year-old Fred's heating system fails mid-dive and he is overcome by the glacial Alaskan water.
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At 73-years-old, Dakota Fred gets married for the fourth time; a landslide threatens to unleash a wall of water that could destroy the dive site and kill the miners.
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Fred's ex-boss, Todd Hoffman, has invested $50,000 in the Dakota Boy's operation and makes a surprise visit in a chopper.
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In the Dakota Boys' second year dredging for gold in McKinley Creek, the father-and-son team face extreme conditions diving for a big payday; when Dustin finds a hot spot, it forces him to re-evaluate everything.
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Dustin's crew is devastated after a landslide wipes out months of hard work in mere minutes; later, Dustin's perseverance is put to the test when his promising new site doesn't produce, causing his crew to question his leadership abilities.
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With winter quickly approaching, the Dakota Boys take on a creek-mining operation hoping to strike a pile of bedrock that will change their lives forever; later, the crew decides whether it's worth their while to continue mining next season.
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When the Dakota Boys dig down to bedrock, they hit the biggest boulder of the season; Dustin is forced to rig a new mechanical solution called the Graboid; a flash flood threatens to kill the crew and destroy their operation.
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The first gold nugget promises a monster payday; Dustin dives into the danger zone, a torrent where the current moves rocks, and a rogue boulder almost costs him his life.
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The Dakota Boys launch their gold dredge; Fred dives in the raging white water, and despite running out of air, succeeds in finding their first gold.
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The crew cleans up and does a final gold weigh-in for the season; Dustin leads them to a new mine site he's had his eye on that proves to have massive gold potential.
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The Dakota boys are dredging towards a nugget trap they believe holds a life-changing jackpot of gold; they dredge the width of the creek and bring up more gold than ever.
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After being rescued from the water, Dustin is forced to look for a new mine site due to the flood, but he soon finds out that the McKinley site may not be a lost cause after all.
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Finding their biggest gold nugget of the season is a great sign, but soon enough heavy rain means flooding, and, despite the danger, the Dakota Boys still go out and dive.
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The Dakota Boys finally discover a rich nugget trap but inadvertently risk the life of a crew member.
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The Dakota Boys move massive boulders with new equipment.
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Fred and his crew return to the glory hole to complete unfinished business; Dustin's crew members strike gold, but they are blocked by massive boulders and must engineer an insane system of winches and pulleys to go deeper and get down to bedrock.

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