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Each year adventurers make Alaska's mighty Yukon River their home for five weeks. They float downstream on homemade log rafts to sell firewood and other supplies to remote villages. The reality-documentary "Yukon River Run" presents hourlong episodes tracking the progress of various crews. As harsh winter months approach and threaten both safety and success, stakes are heightened as rafters endeavor to cash out and escape from the cold.

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aired 40 days ago
The two remaining rafts are struggling to navigate the treacherous Yukon River six weeks into their journey.
aired 40 days ago
Crews arrive at Galena, 300 miles down the Yukon, hoping to cash in and end their journeys; Neil and his crew sell their supplies before the winter becomes unbearable.
aired 52 days ago
The crews have reached a crossroads and need to decide if they should push on for profit or cash out and leave the Yukon behind.
aired 59 days ago
Crews prepare to winterize their rafts for the freeze; Scotty's crew uses dry moss and collects firewood they hope to sell.
aired 66 days ago
All three crews have protein and cash on their minds; veteran rafter Neil takes his son hunting, but with no luck they resort to an old fishnet trick.
aired 73 days ago
Scotty and crew stop in Rampart, desperate to find a boat and motor to help steer their raft; Andrew and Josh get trapped on a sandbar.
aired 80 days ago
Three crews begin preparations for a trek downstream to sell goods to native villages; rafts will serve as their home and profit for the next five weeks.
airs in 4 days
Neil and Lauro take their dogsled team to try to reach their winter cabin; surviving in the snow-covered wild will take skill and courage.

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