Railroad Alaska Season 2

Episode 1
Episode 2
Episode 3
Episode 4
Episode 5
Episode 6
Episode 7
Episode 8
Episode 9
Episode 10
Episode 10 - The Train From Hell

It’s spring in Alaska, and the warm weather brings a new set of challenges for the off grid homesteaders, as they carry out essential repairs and tend their land.  J.T. Evans and Kip Boers come to the aid of Felicia Tooth as she tries to construct a water pulley system. Whilst the Dynes family are on a mission to buy bees and livestock for their homestead. On the railroad Bill, Wanda and George are preparing one of the most dangerous freight trains of the year. The train is loaded with tons of high explosives for a rock quarry, and millions of dollars of mining equipment.

Track crew Darin and Walt are scrambled to clear a mass of rocks that threaten the tracks but with minutes to spare their excavator has sprung a hydraulic leak. While the railroad Police are called in to deal with a 4-wheel trespasser stuck on the line ahead of the speeding train – can they get it off the tracks in time?



Episode 1 - Bear Attack Off gridder Ron Hudson and his daughter Ashley face a bear attack

Episode 2 - Mountain Danger In a remote homestead near Curry, Offgridder Dan Mawhinney is in a race to airlift his stranded snow machine out of the frozen tundra

Episode 3 -Collision Course Overnight a snow storm has dumped 20 inches of snow on Alaska Railroad’s Anchorage headquarters, threatening to shut down the entire railroad operation

Episode 4 - into the Avalanche Zone After heavy snowfall in the Chugach Mountains, Railroad section-chief, Bruce Gough is forced to bring out the big guns

Episode 5 - The Big Freeze The ice storm has also wreaked havoc on the railroad, leaving track crews struggling to keep the trains rolling

Episode 6 - Ice Hell On the railroad, an arctic storm has pummelled the tracks up and down the line

Episode 7 -A Bridge Too Far On the railroad an emergency crew battle to clear blocked bridges, to make way for a shipment of military equipment worth two million dollars

Episode 8 - Earth Quake In central Alaska, a magnitude-4.2 earthquake is causing mayhem on the railroad

Episode 9 - Ice Attack The entire railroad is on high alert, Freight crew George, Bill and Wanda must race equipment and bulldozers north to protect the tracks from the onslaught

Episode 10 - The Train From Hell It’s spring in Alaska, and the warm weather brings a new set of challenges for the off grid homesteaders, as they carry out essential repairs and tend their land

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for Destination America