When a particularly rainy growing season in Walnut Grove destroys any hope of a harvest the Ingalls and the Edwards families set out on a 400 mile trip to the Dakota gold fields, hoping to pan enough gold to see them through the cold Minnesota winter. There they meet other families with similar hopes and dreams as well as those who will stop at nothing to acquire the wealth they desire. Can Charles and Isaiah keep their families safe and reach their goal in this wild and dangerous country? Written by
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The morning after the rain stopped, Charles jumps out of the wagon. The grass is dry and appears not to even have any ill effects of the two-month long rain. See more
Listen here, I got this little bit of money here. I can take it in there and double it up. It wouldn't take me more than ten minutes.
It wouldn't take you more than ten minutes to loose it.
Oh, at least let's go in and take a look around.
Oh, you go ahead. I'll tell Grace where you are. She'll be happy to hear about it.
Oh no. Hold it, hold it... Maybe it wasn't such a good idea after all.