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Money and goods mean nothing to the people in "Live Free or Die." The series depicts a trend called "rewilding" -- the undomestication of humans -- and follows those who've rejected a mainstream existence to live off the land, in simple homes without electricity or running water. Being self-sufficient is a constant challenge, as obstacles like brutal weather and depleted food stocks require quick, innovative solutions. Modern pioneers include Colbert, a former financial adviser now living in a Georgia swamp; Gabriel, whose California lifestyle alternates between the mountains and the sea; and Tony and Amelia, who turned a hillside in the Blue Ridge Mountains into a garden.

Latest episodes

aired 18 days ago
Thorn takes Delia hunting; Tony and Amelia deal with unruly pigs.
aired 18 days ago
Thorn and Matt hunt, whilst Colbert, Tony and Amelia deal with issues at their respective homesteads.
aired 18 days ago
Colbert and Thorn fish; Amelia and Tony construct a turbine; Matt gets the lay of land.
aired 18 days ago
Frontiersmen have a hard time bringing the modern world into their technology-free lifestyle.
aired 18 days ago
The homesteaders encounter challenges preserving meat and finding resources to survive.
aired 18 days ago
Re-wilders must store meat and stay warm in order to survive the coming winter.
aired 18 days ago
With deer hunting season coming to a close, the re-wilders must find food fast to survive.
aired 18 days ago
The re-wilders must get creative to gather enough resources to survive through winter.
aired 18 days ago
Following five individuals living in the backwoods and swamps of America.
aired 25 days ago
A fire burns out of control; a mule gets out of the corral; Colbert works through an injury.
aired 25 days ago
Colbert must leave a fishing expedition; Derik fixes his roof; Thorn goes on a night hunt; Tobias's water source is vanishing.
aired 25 days ago
Colbert and Thorn both battle leaks; Tobias needs food; Tony and Amelia have their hearts set on a truck.
aired 25 days ago
Failed attempts at catching a rabbit; making crawdad traps; using blacksmithing skills to make a deal; an overabundance of rabbits leaves a tough job to be done.
aired 25 days ago
Tony and Amelia race to save their bees; Thorn tries to control a fire; Colbert works on his cabin; Tobias builds a new shelter.
aired 25 days ago
Colbert tries to escape a plague of mosquitos; Thorn stalks an elusive turkey; Tony and Amelia try to stop their chickens from destroying the garden.
aired 25 days ago
A motorcycle spooks Derik's mule; Tony and Amelia want to try turkey hunting; Tobias struggles to find water; Colbert plans to meet up with a friend.
aired 25 days ago
Tobias journeys through the Arizona Desert; Colbert is on the scent of a feral hog; Thorn visits an area known for beaver hunting; Derik is ready to hit the road.
aired 25 days ago
Colbert captures pelts for trading; Thorn builds a fishing vessel; Tony and Amelia make sycamore syrup; Tobias travels to establish a new base camp.
aired 25 days ago
Colbert begins rebuilding his cabin; Thorn works to transform his camp into a forest homestead; Tony and Amelia work on an indoor rocket mass heater for their livestock; Derik is thrown from the saddle attempting to bring his mules back home.
aired 101 days ago
Tony and Amelia celebrate an anniversary and admire their garden; Thorn goes off to find medicine for his daughter; Colbert's family helps him start the foundation of his new cabin; Gabriel brings a fresh catch home to his fiancee, Luna.
aired 101 days ago
Projects continue in the wild, from a rabbit hutch to a new home; Colbert must figure out a way to transport materials for his home up the river.

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