Building Alaska

  

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Building AlaskaHome Stretch: Jere and Ben's progress comes to a halt when they run out of stain and nails, and Nick works to finish the sleeping loft. (S7 Ep7)Sun, Dec 16, 1:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaPlan B: The teams deal with an emotional struggle after a bear attack, a cement mixer meltdown and a special sky delivery. (S4 Ep5)Mon, Dec 17, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaIndependence Day: Rich and his team race to stay ahead of the helicopter drops. Is a new builder on Tom's site a friend or foe? Plus, an earthquake leaves Creig's build on shaky ground. (S4 Ep6)Tue, Dec 18, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaDon't Try This at Home: The danger of working alone in extreme Alaska is no joke, and using old-school tricks can work out well. (S4 Ep7)Wed, Dec 19, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaIt's Getting Awkward: Rich's build is down to two workers, making it tough to reach their milestones, and nothing but trouble may cause Tom's build to come tumbling down. (S4 Ep8)Thu, Dec 20, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaMuscle Power: Remote building often means no machines, but that's no problem as Rich's team uses brute strength to muscle up the 800lb mainframe beam. (S4 Ep9)Fri, Dec 21, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins

Snapshots

Building AlaskaBear Attack: Creig's camp is stunned after a bear attack, high winds wreak havoc and cause delays at Tom's build, and Rich goes underwater to save his dock. (S4 Ep4)Fri, Dec 14, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaRock Around the Build: Rich's island build is literally between a rock and a hard place, Tom gets a lesson in logging, and Creig feels the sting of remote building and shoddy materials. (S4 Ep3)Thu, Dec 13, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaThe Beast is Dead: Engine issues stall Tom's build, a welder battles the wind on the boardwalk at Rich's island retreat, and Creig brings the heat to his bear lodge. (S4 Ep2)Wed, Dec 12, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaWe're Back: Extreme building is back in Alaska. Three men risk it all to build a remote hunting cabin, an off-the-grid bear lodge and an island retreat. (S4 Ep1)Tue, Dec 11, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaThe Final Push: Lee is down to just a crew of three as he races to finish the interior of the cabin before the lake freezes over and prevents their floatplane from landing. (S3 Ep12)Mon, Dec 10, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaHoney Bucket: Nick and Kent design and build a 'honey bucket,' also known as an Alaskan toilet. Meanwhile, Brannon and his team haul a wooden stove to their cabin. (S7 Ep6)Sun, Dec 9, 1:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaThe Finest Moment: Lee and his crew install a new wood stove to dry out the drywall mud and tape. While he's waiting, Lee takes time to enjoy everything Alaska has to offer. (S3 Ep11)Fri, Dec 7, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaHeads Up: The drama at Derek's cliffside build near Valdez escalates after rain saturates the region and an accident on the roof almost takes out a crew member. (S3 Ep10)Thu, Dec 6, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaGame Day: Just as Derek and his band of buddies are about to give up on their dream of a cliffside ski hut, Alaska hands them a miracle that turns a down day into game day. (S3 Ep9)Wed, Dec 5, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaDangerous Delays: Tony's log cabin getaway is shut down after heavy rains make work too dangerous to continue, while a miscalculation at Lee's house on Bulchitna Lake has the crew enraged. (S3 Ep4)Wed, Nov 28, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaDestructive Forces: Tony's crew outside of Haines, Alaska, get a visit from a hungry bear. (S3 Ep3)Tue, Nov 27, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaA Thousand-Dollar Mistake: The challenges of building homes in remote Alaska continues, as Lee orchestrates a massive 18-load helicopter drop to deliver the equipment. (S3 Ep2)Mon, Nov 26, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaStuck in Shelikof: Nick hunts for driftwood to use for building and realises how dangerous it is to live in Alaska, while Jere and Ben's barge begins its journey to the water. (S7 Ep4)Sun, Nov 25, 1:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaReturn of Winter: The return of spring in Alaska means the race is on for Derek, Tony and Lee. They begin constructing homes in the wilderness before the return of winter shuts them down. (S3 Ep1)Fri, Nov 23, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaThe End Game: Winter has arrived and the race is over. It's time for the builders to come to terms with their end games as they pack up and head home for the season. (S2 Ep8)Thu, Nov 22, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaDownward Slide: As the days get shorter and colder the builders frantically race to get their homes sealed in. (S2 Ep7)Wed, Nov 21, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaTempers Flare: Winter is fast approaching, and the three builders find themselves with less help to finish the massive tasks at hand - leading to frayed tempers. (S2 Ep6)Tue, Nov 20, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaA Long Hard Slog: After the tragedy of losing his right-hand man, Ryan Beachy, Chuck Gerwig is back and ready to finish the job that he and Ryan started months earlier. (S2 Ep5)Mon, Nov 19, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaNoah's Barge: Jere, Ben and Tim struggle to get their 112-foot barge on a trailer, and hurricane-force winds delay the launch. (S7 Ep3)Sun, Nov 18, 1:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaRyan's Song: While it's full steam ahead for Lee Raymond as he finally finds some much-welcomed sun, Jim Wagner and his family begin the long process of starting over. (S2 Ep4)Fri, Nov 16, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaChicken or Bust: The three builders each face their own forms of adversity: bad weather, the start of the fishing season, and an arduous 500-mile transport. (S2 Ep3)Thu, Nov 15, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaGrip It and Rip It: As the summer season starts to thaw out Alaska, the builders get under way - but their planning is far from perfect. (S2 Ep2)Wed, Nov 14, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaThe Race Is On: the Builders Set Their Course: Lee Raymond, Chuck Gerwig and Jim Wagner set out to build three cabins in remote areas of the Alaskan frontier. (S2 Ep1)Tue, Nov 13, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaA new season of builders struggle with a cliffside build, missing materials and foundation challenges as they brave the Alaskan elements to construct off-grid cabins. (S8 Ep8)Mon, Nov 12, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaHard Work Beats Talent: Reality sets in for Nick as, fighting the tides, he tries to retrieve pylons for his foundation, while Brannon's team gets stuck on the muddy trail. (S7 Ep2)Sun, Nov 11, 1:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaKnock This Thing Out: As winter barrels down on Alaska, the builders scramble to complete their heating systems. (S8 Ep7)Fri, Nov 9, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaA Toy Set for Big Kids: Chris gets help from family to work on his interior, a floatplane with engine problems brings Chappie's build site to a standstill, and Jeff makes a critical error. (S8 Ep6)Thu, Nov 8, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaGame Changer: Jeff struggles with his front deck, Chappie's team finds a major error while building the exterior insulation, and Chris Sewell runs out of building materials. (S8 Ep5)Wed, Nov 7, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaGoing Vertical: Chappie's team runs into bears and sinking boats while hauling scaffolding materials, and Jeff carefully begins to construct his slippery roof. (S8 Ep3)Mon, Nov 5, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaProgress is Messy: A SkyCrane helicopter delivers materials for Chris' cabin kit, while Jeff fights rain and cold temperatures to stay on schedule. (S8 Ep2)Fri, Nov 2, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaGrand Finale: Nick's mum is amazed by the completed cabin. Brannon's client and his family admire their newly finished lodge, and the first guests arrive at Jere and Ben's floating lodge. (S7 Ep8)Wed, Oct 31, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaHome Stretch: Jere and Ben's progress comes to a halt when they run out of stain and nails, and Nick works to finish the sleeping loft. (S7 Ep7)Tue, Oct 30, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaRain, Rain, Go Away: Rain and a muddy trail continue to slow down Brannon's cabin build, but despite their dampened spirits, the gang is able to haul the windows across the two-mile trail. (S7 Ep5)Fri, Oct 26, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaStuck in Shelikof: Nick hunts for driftwood to use for building and realises how dangerous it is to live in Alaska, while Jere and Ben's barge begins its journey to the water. (S7 Ep4)Thu, Oct 25, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaMake Do: The three teams continue their builds in unique, remote Alaskan settings. (S6 Ep8)Fri, Oct 19, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaSeasonal Squeeze: The three teams continue their builds in unique, remote Alaskan settings. (S6 Ep7)Thu, Oct 18, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaInto the Wild: The three teams continue their builds in unique, remote Alaskan settings. (S6 Ep5)Tue, Oct 16, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaThe Wrong Stuff: The three build teams continue their builds in unique, remote Alaskan settings. (S6 Ep4)Mon, Oct 15, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaPiece of the Pie: The three build teams continue their builds in unique, remote Alaskan settings. (S6 Ep3)Fri, Oct 12, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaFrom Here to There: The three build teams continue their builds in unique, remote Alaskan settings. (S6 Ep2)Thu, Oct 11, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaSparks Fly: Sparks fly at Tom's camp as a worker showdown threatens the project. Different sparks at Rich's camp bring power to the people, and bear attacks leave Jodi on edge. (S4 Ep11)Mon, Oct 8, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaNo Quit: While two builders battle gale-force winds and rain, it's a whale of a good time at the third site. (S4 Ep10)Fri, Oct 5, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaMuscle Power: Remote building often means no machines, but that's no problem as Rich's team uses brute strength to muscle up the 800lb mainframe beam. (S4 Ep9)Thu, Oct 4, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaIt's Getting Awkward: Rich's build is down to two workers, making it tough to reach their milestones, and nothing but trouble may cause Tom's build to come tumbling down. (S4 Ep8)Wed, Oct 3, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaDon't Try This at Home: The danger of working alone in extreme Alaska is no joke, and using old-school tricks can work out well. (S4 Ep7)Tue, Oct 2, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaIndependence Day: Rich and his team race to stay ahead of the helicopter drops. Is a new builder on Tom's site a friend or foe? Plus, an earthquake leaves Creig's build on shaky ground. (S4 Ep6)Mon, Oct 1, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaPlan B: The teams deal with an emotional struggle after a bear attack, a cement mixer meltdown and a special sky delivery. (S4 Ep5)Fri, Sep 28, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaWe're Back: Extreme building is back in Alaska. Three men risk it all to build a remote hunting cabin, an off-the-grid bear lodge and an island retreat. (S4 Ep1)Mon, Sep 24, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaWe're Back: Extreme building is back in Alaska. Three men risk it all to build a remote hunting cabin, an off-the-grid bear lodge and an island retreat. (S4 Ep1)Mon, Sep 24, 10:15 AMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaThe Final Push: Lee is down to just a crew of three as he races to finish the interior of the cabin before the lake freezes over and prevents their floatplane from landing. (S3 Ep12)Fri, Sep 21, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins