Life Below Zero

Life Below Zero

Preparations for the brutal Alaskan winter dominate life for the hardy characters of Life Below Zero as this awe-inspiring series returns with an icy vengeance. It takes a special kind of mental and physical strength to cope with the extreme test of isolation and unending work needed to survive Alaska's long months of winter, living miles from the nearest road in this merciless territory.

In the weeks just before freeze up, our four households are focused on last ditch efforts to bring in enough meat and supplies to enable them to make it through winter. But hungry grizzly bears and unpredictable weather pose a constant threat – and soon bone-chilling cold will add to their minute-by-minute test of survival.

Among the many adventures featured in this series, Chip and his family embark on long treks in the blistering cold of the Arctic in their search for remote new hunting grounds, Sue navigates a new all-terrain vehicle back to her remote outpost home across 100 miles of desolate tundra in the dark and -45C temperatures, while Andy and Kate take on the task of teaching a newcomer how to survive life off the grid.

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Series 4, Episode 4

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With the freeze underway, Alaskans must scramble to secure their livelihoods in the bush. In Noorvik, Chip and Carol Hailstone plan to take advantage of the newly flourishing rabbit…

Series 4, Episode 5

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The Arctic's late freeze presents unique challenges for Alaskans as they attempt to gather food and resources for survival.

Series 2, Episode 4

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In Eagle, deadly river conditions mean that Andy and Kate must cut a new trail through dense forest to access vital resources. In Kavik, Sue is waiting for a life-saving fuel delivery…

Series 2, Episode 4

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In Eagle, deadly river conditions mean that Andy and Kate must cut a new trail through dense forest to access vital resources. In Kavik, Sue is waiting for a life-saving fuel delivery…

Series 4, Episode 5

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The Arctic's late freeze presents unique challenges for Alaskans as they attempt to gather food and resources for survival.

Series 4, Episode 6

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Alaskans struggle to get through the everyday grind as dark winter looms ahead. In Kavik, Sue Aikens secures camp with a blizzard heading toward her camp.

Series 4, Episode 20

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Series 4, Episode 20

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Series 4, Episode 6

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Alaskans struggle to get through the everyday grind as dark winter looms ahead. In Kavik, Sue Aikens secures camp with a blizzard heading toward her camp.

Series 4, Episode 7

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The looming arrival of dark winter forces Alaskans to tackle various obstacles to ensure a prosperous season. Andy hunts in order to replenish his meat supply. Sue confronts her greatest…

Series 4, Episode 7

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The looming arrival of dark winter forces Alaskans to tackle various obstacles to ensure a prosperous season. Andy hunts in order to replenish his meat supply. Sue confronts her greatest…

Series 4, Episode 8

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In the dead of winter, Alaskans travel high, far, and wide to obtain resources for survival. Glenn Villeneuve pursues caribou high in the mountains of the Brooks Range.

Series 4, Episode 8

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In the dead of winter, Alaskans travel high, far, and wide to obtain resources for survival. Glenn Villeneuve pursues caribou high in the mountains of the Brooks Range.

Series 4, Episode 9

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Alaskans must trap and hunt for essential food and fur to survive dark winter. In Kavik, Sue Aikens hunts for caribou and ptarmigan on the tundra.

Series 4, Episode 9

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Alaskans must trap and hunt for essential food and fur to survive dark winter. In Kavik, Sue Aikens hunts for caribou and ptarmigan on the tundra.

Series 4, Episode 10

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Alaskans pursue scarce resources in anticipation of the coming spring. In Kiwalik, Chip and Agnes Hailstone set up camp for future resource gathering.

Series 2, Episode 5

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In Eagle, a newcomer to the bush struggles to master the basic essentials of staying alive. In Noorvik, the Hailstones battle thick ice and elusive prey to bring home essential food…

Series 2, Episode 5

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In Eagle, a newcomer to the bush struggles to master the basic essentials of staying alive. In Noorvik, the Hailstones battle thick ice and elusive prey to bring home essential food…

Series 4, Episode 10

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Alaskans pursue scarce resources in anticipation of the coming spring. In Kiwalik, Chip and Agnes Hailstone set up camp for future resource gathering.

Series 4, Episode 11

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On the cusp of springtime, Alaskans encounter unexpected roadblocks in their struggle for survival. Andy Bassich discovers a valuable lynx on his final day of the trapping season.

Series 1, Episode 1

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In Noorvik, Chip and Agnes Hailstone race against Mother Nature in a dangerous quest to set whitefish nets on thin ice and haul in the last catch of the season.

Series 1, Episode 1

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In Noorvik, Chip and Agnes Hailstone race against Mother Nature in a dangerous quest to set whitefish nets on thin ice and haul in the last catch of the season.

Series 4, Episode 11

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On the cusp of springtime, Alaskans encounter unexpected roadblocks in their struggle for survival. Andy Bassich discovers a valuable lynx on his final day of the trapping season.

Series 4, Episode 12

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As winter comes to a close, there are no shortcuts for Alaskans as they wrap up the long season. In Kavik, Sue waits for her loader to arrive. In Chandalar, Glenn hikes up a mountain…

Series 4, Episode 12

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As winter comes to a close, there are no shortcuts for Alaskans as they wrap up the long season. In Kavik, Sue waits for her loader to arrive. In Chandalar, Glenn hikes up a mountain…

Series 4, Episode 13

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Series 4, Episode 13

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Series 4, Episode 14

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Series 4, Episode 14

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Series 4, Episode 15

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