Alaska: The Last Frontier

10 Worst Episodes of Alaska: The Last Frontier

Following the Kilchers provides a look into life off the grid, where going without running water and electricity and having limited contact with the outside world is part of the daily routine. While capturing the spirit of pioneer living is never easy, Alaska: The Last Frontier transports you to a place where day-to-day life is truly different from what we know.

Written by Sophie and last updated on feb 08, 2023.

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Alaska: The Last Frontier - S1E2

#10 - Fueling the Fire (Season 1 - Episode 2)

The first storm of winter approaches as the family races to finish preparing for the next eight months; Atz herds cattle across flooded glacial rivers.

The episode was rated 7.37 from 134 votes.

Alaska: The Last Frontier - S2E1

#9 - Till the Cows Come Home (Season 2 - Episode 1)


Late fall. Half the herd returns early from the summer grazing grounds so the Kilchers drive the rest home across icy rivers. The family rushes to finish other winter prep work but still makes time for a beach-scavenged gourmet picnic.

The episode was rated 7.37 from 118 votes.

Alaska: The Last Frontier - S1E3

#8 - Snow, Cold and Darkness (Season 1 - Episode 3)

The early winter storms have left the entire homestead unprepared. A desperate search for a newborn calf and its mother forces Otto's wife and their youngest son into a night snowstorm while Otto is away building shelter for his herd.

The episode was rated 7.37 from 115 votes.

Alaska: The Last Frontier - S9E16

#7 - Legacies Live On (Season 9 - Episode 16)


Eivin and Eve build an epic homestead-style treehouse. Atz Lee, Jane and Etienne stock their freezers with trout while Otto and August refurbish an old tractor.

The episode was rated 7.36 from 22 votes.

Alaska: The Last Frontier - S5E6

#6 - One Small Flush for Man (Season 5 - Episode 6)

As spring draws to a close, Otto and August dig into a monumental plumbing project. Included: Eivin attempts to help, but loses control of his truck; Atz Sr. searches for two predators threatening the Kilcher property; Atz Lee and Jane give Shane a hand with his cabin.

The episode was rated 7.35 from 84 votes.

Alaska: The Last Frontier - S3E12

#5 - Circle of Life (Season 3 - Episode 12)


Atz Lee and Eivin take a bushplane and brave bears on a remote island to hunt deer. Charlotte scrambles to save a cow that went down during birthing. A very pregnant Eve struggles with the chores while Eivin is away. Atz cleans his chimney Kilcher style.

The episode was rated 7.28 from 57 votes.

Alaska: The Last Frontier - S4E13

#4 - A Hunt Above the Clouds (Season 4 - Episode 13)

Atz and Bonnie battle the sea; Otto, Charlotte and August face off with brown bears.

The episode was rated 7.27 from 44 votes.

Alaska: The Last Frontier - S5E13

#3 - Recovery Road (Season 5 - Episode 13)


As fall comes to a close, Atz Lee confronts the reality of recovering from his accident. To feed their families, Eivin and Jane venture miles at sea in search of massive halibut. The rush to complete the fall harvest puts Eve and Otto in harm's way.

The episode was rated 7.22 from 103 votes.

Alaska: The Last Frontier - S5E15

#2 - Do or Die (Season 5 - Episode 15)

The Kilchers find themselves unprepared for winter's arrival. Led by Otto & Charlotte, the family's cattle trek a cold & deadly path. Shane risks losing a year's progress on his unfinished cabin, while the family embarks in two massive hunts.

The episode was rated 7.20 from 99 votes.

Alaska: The Last Frontier - S5E7

#1 - The Lost Episode (Season 5 - Episode 7)


The challenges of living on the remote and rugged Kilcher homestead are sometimes unforgiving. Life in this raw, untamed wilderness means keeping family close and firearms closer. This episode uses existing footage from previous shows, with the last few minutes devoted to previewing the rest of Season 5.

The episode was rated 7.15 from 87 votes.

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