Episode 7 -A Bridge Too Far
For off gridders it’s a constant battle to survive in the Alaskan wilderness. Jim and Nancy James are left without electricity when a porcupine eats through their generator cable. But, the ever resourceful Jim has a plan for the porcupine to pay for the damage.
Whilst in a remote homestead near Ferry Dave Weems has plans to give his city living nieces’ a real taste of off grid life, and sends them off to hunt for the supper. Whilst on the railroad an emergency crew battle to clear blocked bridges, to make way for a shipment of military equipment worth two million dollars. It’s one of the most expensive and important freight loads of the year, and the pressure is on for the train crew.