A reality TV show that follows a crew who mines the gold placer deposits of Alaska.
Did You Know?
2,623 hours of footage was shot for Season 3 - about 184 hours for each hour of television. See more
There are several suggestions as to "who hit the mother lode" but no such mother lode has ever been found in Alaska or the Yukon. They have only been found in California. See more
Spin-off Gold Rush: The Dirt