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Back to the beautiful state of Alaska for another reality-documentary series, this one set in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, a protected area home to thousands of native animals... and a handful of people. In 1980, the U.S. government banned human occupation in the refuge, and only residents in seven permitted cabins are allowed to remain. The series depicts the daily rituals of four families living in isolation and contending with bitter weather, frustrating setbacks, and aggressive wildlife in an unspoiled and unforgiving wilderness. The nonconformists include Heimo Korth, the "godfather of the final frontier," and wife Edna; Bob Harte, who has spent 40 years living by his own rules; and young couple Bob and Ashley Selden, who admit that they've survived by trial and error, learning day by day the harsh reality of frontier living.

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Winter loosens its grip on the frozen north and the Last Alaskans celebrate the sun's reappearance on the horizon.
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Charlie scrambles to secure his first big kill and rebuild his trap lines; Heimo's daughter, Krin, and her family arrive in the refuge, but they're tested immediately when their cabin turns out to be uninhabitable; Bob struggles with his health.
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Heimo stalks his best hunting grounds; Tyler tracks caribou as the pressure is on to get a big kill before the harsh Alaskan winter takes hold; Charlie inspects his trap lines but damage from summer wildfires puts his season in jeopardy.
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Heimo and Edna get a surprise from their daughter Krin; Tyler and Ashley get a taste of their future life; Charlie's sister prepares to leave for town.
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Heimo and Edna's fur count is way down and when wolves invade their traplines, Edna takes matters into her own hands.
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Low snowfall slows the Last Alaskans, as snow machines and dogsleds prove useless in such trail conditions.
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With winter fast approaching, the Last Alaskans set out to hunt moose; Heimo and Edna team up together; Tyler follows his gut instinct to stalk an elusive bull; Charlie soon discovers why the area is called Starvation Country.
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The Seldens all pitch in to haul home Tyler's recent moose kill; Heimo and Charlie both worry they might not have meat for the winter months ahead.
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The Last Alaskans gear up for trapping season; Heimo's newest cabin may have been invaded by a marauding bear; Tyler and Ashley are in full swing building a new home for their growing family.
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As the Last Alaskans settle in to their fall routines in preparation for winter's trapping season, several visitors make their way out to the cabins; Heimo and Edna roll out the red carpet for their youngest daughter, Krin, and new grandson, Colby.
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As the Arctic Circle's short summer nears its end, the Last Alaskans begin their preparations for another winter on the trap-line.
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The Last Alaskans are finally home; Heimo and his youngest daughter, Krin, hunt for caribou; the Seldens have helpful visitors and an exciting announcement; Bob arrives back at his cabin.
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An intruder threatens Tyler and Ashley's success; Heimo and Edna bid a final farewell to their oldest cabin; Charlie meticulously builds his first cabin and ponders his future in the bush.
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Scrambling to finish the trapping season, Heimo discovers the best catch of the season, a wolf; Charlie walks in a legend's footsteps as he works the trap lines Bob left him; Tyler gets the hunting cabin ready for next season.
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Heimo tests his trapping skills on both land and water to outsmart one of his favorite catches, beaver; Scott puts lessons learned to the test as he tracks marten; Tyler's plan to run his sled dog team is threatened when the pack turns on each other.
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With no meat for winter, Heimo is desperate to run his trap line, but he has no choice but to hunt for moose; Krin discovers that a wolf pack is hunting on her trap line; Tyler and Ashley work together to make the most of a recent moose kill.
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With temperatures plummeting, Heimo pushes into the Arctic, desperate to get a moose for winter; Charlie and Tyler look to start their trapping seasons but must overcome devastating fire damage on their trap lines.
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The loss of Bob Harte is felt across the Refuge; Heimo boats to Bob's cabin to bring Bob's possessions to his family; Charlie recovers his father's shotgun from a hidden survival cache and hunts small game; Edna prepares caribou head.
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Tracking a caribou herd, Heimo's daughter, Krin, and her husband, Scott, are out to prove they can make it in the refuge; Tyler and Ashley look to make a major improvement by adding running water to their cabin.
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As winter closes in, Tyler is on a desperate hunt to get a moose that can feed his family; with the river freezing over, Heimo and Scott race to get his boat off the water; Bob's daughter and ex-wife return to his cabin to honor his memory.
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Moose season opens; as Charlie looks for a kill, he realizes he's being stalked by a bear; Heimo takes Krin to his best moose territory; Tyler takes to the skies to assess the fire damage.

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