Bering Sea Gold

Tuesdays, 9:00 PM ET on Discovery Channel

60 minutes

In the frontier town of Nome, Alaska, there's a gold rush on. But you've never seen gold mining like this before -- here, the precious metal isn't found in the ground. It's sitting in the most unlikely of places: the bottom of the frigid, unpredictable Bering Sea. And there are a handful of people willing to risk it all to bring it to the surface. For two million years, glaciers have been melting into the Bering Sea and depositing sediments rich with gold into its waters. As Nome's ice pack melts during the summer, the isolated, ramshackle town of eccentrics and outcasts booms with excitement, as pioneer gold seekers rush to get out onto the water. Miners dive and dredge to scour the bottom of the sea from custom built, barely seaworthy rigs -- in a race to haul in as much gold as possible before the waters become too frigid to dive.

Tuesdays, 9:00 PM ET on Discovery Channel

60 minutes

In the frontier town of Nome, Alaska, there's a gold rush on. But you've never seen gold mining like this before -- here, the precious metal isn't found in the ground. It's sitting in the most unlikely of places: the bottom of the frigid, unpredictable Bering Sea. And there are a handful of people willing to risk it all to bring it to the surface. For two million years, glaciers have been melting into the Bering Sea and depositing sediments rich with gold into its waters. As Nome's ice pack melts during the summer, the isolated, ramshackle town of eccentrics and outcasts booms with excitement, as pioneer gold seekers rush to get out onto the water. Miners dive and dredge to scour the bottom of the sea from custom built, barely seaworthy rigs -- in a race to haul in as much gold as possible before the waters become too frigid to dive.

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Watch Bering Sea Gold Season 11 Episode 12 - Pay the Piper

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s11e12 Pay the Piper
November 12, 2019
Mining the Bering Sea's golden depths takes nearly super-human mental and physical stamina. With exclusive content, the miners provide new insight on the season and Nome's two titans come face to face to settle the score on the richest season ever.
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Watch Bering Sea Gold Season 1 Episode 1 - Paydirt

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s1e1 Paydirt
January 27, 2012
The premiere episode introduces viewers to four of Nome's gold seekers: The Christine Rose, a huge barge equipped with an excavator arm and run by experienced and successful father and son gold seekers; The Wild Ranger, a converted sailing catamaran beginning its first season run by a rookie captain with an explosive personality and greenhorn deckhands with authority issues; The Clark, operated by two young Alaska natives who have been friends since childhood, one of which has serious hospital bills to pay, and the other a greenhorn diver trying to get to opera school in Vienna; and The Sluicey, a small, barely-seaworthy vessel built and operated by a former social worker whose season is already off to a terrible start. The one thing they all have in common? The real –and sometimes desperate — need to find gold to support their very existence.
Series Premiere
Watch Bering Sea Gold Season 10 Episode 9 - Closing the Gap
s10e9 Closing the Gap
May 25, 2018
May 25, 2018
Closing the Gap
Watch Bering Sea Gold Season 10 Episode 11 - King of Nome
s10e11 King of Nome
June 8, 2018
June 8, 2018
King of Nome
Watch Bering Sea Gold Season 10 Episode 12 - Bigger & Badder
s10e12 Bigger & Badder
June 15, 2018
June 15, 2018
Bigger & Badder
Season Finale
Watch Bering Sea Gold Season 11 Episode 1 - Double Down
s11e1 Double Down
September 17, 2019
September 17, 2019
Double Down
Season Premiere
Watch Bering Sea Gold Season 11 Episode 2 - Unleash the Beast
s11e2 Unleash the Beast
September 24, 2019
September 24, 2019
Unleash the Beast
Watch Bering Sea Gold Season 11 Episode 3 - Clash of the Titans
s11e3 Clash of the Titans
October 1, 2019
October 1, 2019
Clash of the Titans
Watch Bering Sea Gold Season 11 Episode 4 - The Sound of Money
s11e4 The Sound of Money
October 8, 2019
October 8, 2019
The Sound of Money
Watch Bering Sea Gold Season 11 Episode 5 - Storm Ravaged
s11e5 Storm Ravaged
October 15, 2019
October 15, 2019
Storm Ravaged
Watch Bering Sea Gold Season 11 Episode 6 - Guts and Gravel
s11e6 Guts and Gravel
October 22, 2019
October 22, 2019
Guts and Gravel
Watch Bering Sea Gold Season 11 Episode 7 - Gold Blooded
s11e7 Gold Blooded
October 29, 2019
October 29, 2019
Gold Blooded
Watch Bering Sea Gold Season 11 Episode 8 - Missing in Action
s11e8 Missing in Action
November 5, 2019
November 5, 2019
Missing in Action
Watch Bering Sea Gold Season 11 Episode 9 - Battle Plan
s11e9 Battle Plan
November 5, 2019
November 5, 2019
Battle Plan
Watch Bering Sea Gold Season 11 Episode 10 - Friend or Foe
s11e10 Friend or Foe
November 12, 2019
November 12, 2019
Friend or Foe
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Watch Bering Sea Gold Season 11 Episode 11 - Race the Storm
s11e11 Race the Storm
November 12, 2019
November 12, 2019
Race the Storm
Season Finale
Watch Bering Sea Gold Season 11 Episode 12 - Pay the Piper
s11e12 Pay the Piper
November 12, 2019
November 12, 2019
Pay the Piper
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