Building Alaska

  

When is Building Alaska on?

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)Fri, Aug 17, 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)Mon, Aug 20, 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)Tue, Aug 21, 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)Wed, Aug 22, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins

Snapshots

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)Thu, Aug 16, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaBuilding Alaska, the New Generation: A first-time builder faces some harsh realities, a team fights nature every step of the way, and a father and son take on a floating lodge project. (S7 Ep1)Wed, Aug 15, 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)Tue, Aug 14, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaKnock This Thing Out: As winter barrels down on Alaska, the builders scramble to complete their heating systems. (S8 Ep7)Mon, Aug 13, 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)Fri, Aug 10, 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)Thu, Aug 9, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaRain Gear is Going On: Chappie's team struggles to lift huge rafters onto the cabin's roof. Then, Chris works on drying in his cabin while Jeff begins installing his cabin's windows. (S8 Ep4)Wed, Aug 8, 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)Tue, Aug 7, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaKeeping Morale Up: A 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 Ep1)Fri, Aug 3, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaCrunch Time: It's crunch time as builders race against Mother Nature to finish their cabins. (S4 Ep12)Thu, Aug 2, 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)Tue, Jul 31, 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)Fri, Jul 27, 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)Thu, Jul 26, 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)Wed, Jul 25, 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)Tue, Jul 24, 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)Fri, Jul 20, 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)Thu, Jul 19, 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)Wed, Jul 18, 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)Tue, Jul 17, 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)Mon, Jul 16, 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)Fri, Jul 13, 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)Thu, Jul 12, 6:00 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)Wed, Jul 11, 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)Tue, Jul 10, 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)Mon, Jul 9, 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)Fri, Jul 6, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaMake Do: The three teams continue their builds in unique, remote Alaskan settings. (S6 Ep8)Thu, Jul 5, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaSeasonal Squeeze: The three teams continue their builds in unique, remote Alaskan settings. (S6 Ep7)Wed, Jul 4, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaStormy Weather: The three teams continue their builds in unique, remote Alaskan settings. (S6 Ep6)Tue, Jul 3, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaInto the Wild: The three teams continue their builds in unique, remote Alaskan settings. (S6 Ep5)Mon, Jul 2, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaThe Wrong Stuff: The three build teams continue their builds in unique, remote Alaskan settings. (S6 Ep4)Fri, Jun 29, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaPiece of the Pie: The three build teams continue their builds in unique, remote Alaskan settings. (S6 Ep3)Thu, Jun 28, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaFrom Here to There: The three build teams continue their builds in unique, remote Alaskan settings. (S6 Ep2)Wed, Jun 27, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaGame On: The three build teams kick off their builds in unique, remote Alaskan settings. (S6 Ep1)Tue, Jun 26, 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)Mon, Jun 25, 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)Fri, Jun 22, 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)Thu, Jun 21, 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)Wed, Jun 20, 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)Tue, Jun 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)Mon, Jun 18, 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)Fri, Jun 15, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaBuilding Alaska, the New Generation: A first-time builder faces some harsh realities, a team fights nature every step of the way, and a father and son take on a floating lodge project. (S7 Ep1)Thu, Jun 14, 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)Wed, Jun 13, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaKnock This Thing Out: As winter barrels down on Alaska, the builders scramble to complete their heating systems. (S8 Ep7)Tue, Jun 12, 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)Mon, Jun 11, 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)Fri, Jun 8, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaRain Gear is Going On: Chappie's team struggles to lift huge rafters onto the cabin's roof. Then, Chris works on drying in his cabin while Jeff begins installing his cabin's windows. (S8 Ep4)Thu, Jun 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)Wed, Jun 6, 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)Tue, Jun 5, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins
Building AlaskaKeeping Morale Up: A 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 Ep1)Mon, Jun 4, 6:00 PMTravel Channel60 mins