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Tanana, Alaska, is like the Pacific Northwest's version of Hotel California: You can check out any time you like, but you can never leave. Well, not exactly, but describing the town as remote is akin to saying the winters are chilly. Located at the junction of the Tanana and Yukon rivers deep in the state's interior, the town has no roads in or out, and for its 200-plus residents, survival in the winter is a daily challenge. "Yukon Men" unveils the people of Tanana, who struggle to find food, heat their homes, and ward off predators. But they stick together, a bond that helps them overcome the harsh conditions.

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Charlie Wright seeks help from a local gold miner to repair his bear-ravaged cabin; Stan Zuray struggles to reach the new road with his survival cabin; the Morse's search for salvation turns into a fight for their lives.
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A storm destroys the Morse's supply of food; Charlie Wright leaves Tanana to build a new trapline far from the reach of outsiders; Stan Zuray builds a survival shelter for a dicey stretch of the new road.
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Charlie Wright fights to save Tanana's water supply with help from fellow villager, Stan Zuray; Chris Morse's father, Stuart, returns to the homestead he established 40 years ago to help build a key piece of infrastructure.
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Chris and Jessi use Yukon ingenuity to bring light to the Cosna; Stan goes trapping with his dog team, but his dogs have other plans; Pat and James travel to a distant village to net eels for their dogs.
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Chris and Jessi venture onto thin ice to net whitefish; Stan and Charlie join forces on a perilous hunt for caribou; Pat Moore turns to the town dump to feed his pigs.
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Stan uses Yukon engineering to make a risky repair to his truck; Chris and Jessi enlist their dog, Tozi, to help them haul firewood; Charlie tries to stop a deadly fire.
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When a mom tries teaching her daughter the native ways it becomes a lesson in survival; one local trapper finds his ancestral lands have been invaded.
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As a new road opens Tanana to the outside world, Charlie confronts an outsider in his own family; Tanana native Lorraine recovers after critical surgery.
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Villagers face a new threat as outsiders descend on sacred hunting grounds; Charlie and James track a moose and make a disturbing discovery; Stan races to find a new source of fresh water after a vital spring dries up.
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Villagers scramble to make final preparations for dark days; the Morses encounter a bear; Stan heads for his home on the Tozi; Charlie Wright responds to an emergency call from a village elder.
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Chris and Jessi struggle for each meal and need a new strategy; Charlie falls behind on his own preparations to put the village first; Pat discovers if his gamble will pay off.
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Charlie and James rush to save a home that slid into a creek; Pat's last hope for meat is threatened; racing to rebuild the survival cabin.
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Chris and Jessi struggle to stay warm during winter; Charlie digs deep into his bag of tricks; Stan and Joey build a monster truck to help rebuild Tozi cabin.
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Rebuilding after the fire set everyone back; Charlie will must use all of his native wisdom to supply his family for the winter; Pat Moore trades a prized sled dog for a handful of goats; Stan needs James' lumber to rebuild his cabin.
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A devastating fire forces villagers to alter their traditional techniques in order to survive the winter; a young couple finds a greater challenge than they expected upon arrival at their remote homestead.
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In the wake of the wildfire, the villagers need to adapt their lifestyles; homesteaders embark on a dangerous journey.
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When the largest wildfire in Alaskan history torches the land surrounding the village, the residents must band together and battle the blaze.

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