10 Best Episodes of Alone

Alone is a survival show that first aired on the History channel in 2015. The show follows hardcore survivalists as they are placed alone in the Vancouver Island wilderness to try and survive for as long as possible. The show has now had 10 seasons and there are many great episodes that can be found. Here are some of the best episodes of Alone, each ranked and discussed.

The first episode that comes to mind is season 4 episode 11. This episode focused on an intense fire that broke out in the wilderness and how the contestants had to react to this new challenge. It was one of the most interesting episodes of the show and showed how the contestants managed to handle such a difficult and dangerous situation.

Another great episode is season 8 episode 10. This episode followed the contestants as they explored a deep cave system that was full of mystery and danger. The contestants had to brave the darkness and the unknown as they navigated the cave and tried to make their way out. It was a thrilling episode and showed the contestants' bravery and determination.

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#15 - The Grizzly (Season 8 - Episode 8)

In the gripping episode of Alone, titled "The Grizzly," the remaining competitors brave the Alaskan wilderness, struggling to survive against the elements. As if the harsh conditions weren't enough, wildlife continues to be a relentless threat to the participants, endangering their food and safety. One competitor is forced to confront a grizzly bear, coming dangerously close to their camp in order to secure the safety of their home. Unfamiliar with the land and its inhabitants, this harrowing situation leaves them feeling vulnerable and exposed. Meanwhile, another competitor is caught off-guard when their health takes an unexpected turn for the worse. With no medical help available and miles from civilization, they must rely on their own survival skills to make it through the day and come out unscathed.

This episode of Alone is a testament to the power of the human spirit and the will to survive. With courage and cunning, these competitors face the unknown and dangerous wilderness, testing the limits of their determination and resilience. When their food and safety are threatened, they must find the strength and courage to confront the dangers of the wild and overcome the obstacles that stand in their way. Ultimately, this episode is a thrilling and inspiring story of the human capacity to endure hardship and prevail against all odds.

The episode was rated 7.79 from 183 votes.

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#14 - All In (Season 8 - Episode 10)


The intense survival competition show, Alone, brings viewers to the edge of their seats in the episode "All In". With some of the participants still trying to come up with new strategies to gain calories, while others try to last as long as they can, the challenge of getting food is more real than ever. The threat of being pulled out of the competition is looming, and each participant must give it their all to stay in the competition.

The stakes are higher in this episode and each participant must pull out all the stops to survive and make it to the end. With a combination of intense physical endurance and mental strength, they must battle against the ever-changing environment, and the decreasing food supply, to stay in the game. Viewers can’t help but get immersed in the episode, feeling the tension and excitement of the competition.

The episode was rated 7.80 from 192 votes.

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#13 - The Hunted (Season 8 - Episode 1)

The tenth season of Alone features the show's toughest location yet: Chilko Lake in British Columbia. Ten brave participants are competing for the $500,000 prize, and are in for a daunting challenge.

The episode, titled "The Hunted", follows the participants as they struggle to get the basics going in the harsh environment. The participants must also contend with Chilko Lake's deadliest predator: the grizzly bear. One of the participants is forced to make a life-or-death decision that has viewers on the edges of their seats.

The episode was rated 7.81 from 202 votes.

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#12 - Snared (Season 7 - Episode 7)


The participants of Alone are being challenged by the local predators of their environment and they must use their skills and adaptability to survive. In this episode, one of the participants is faced with a difficult decision when an unexpected catch appears.

Viewers of this season of Alone are enjoying the hardships and challenges that the participants face as they try to survive in their environment. This episode of Alone is sure to include the same level of suspense and intrigue as the participants are forced to make difficult decisions in order to survive.

The episode was rated 7.82 from 209 votes.

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#11 - Surrounded (Season 8 - Episode 7)

The episode "Surrounded" of the show Alone follows the participants as they brave their fourth month in the wild. With winter weather making survival even more challenging, the participants must make difficult decisions to survive. One of the participants is met with a grizzly bear that refuses to leave the area, forcing them to prepare for battle. Meanwhile, another competitor makes a desperate attempt to find food, only to find themselves in a life-threatening situation.

The stakes are high for the participants in this episode, as winter weather is making their lives even more difficult. They must battle the elements and their own physical and mental limitations in order to stay alive. The grizzly bear is a formidable challenge for one of the competitors, and the other's attempt at finding food is a risk that could have dire consequences. This episode of Alone highlights the harshness of the environment and the lengths to which the participants must go in order to survive.

The episode was rated 7.83 from 193 votes.

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#10 - Drop Shock (Season 9 - Episode 1)


This episode of Alone features ten new participants who are sent to Big River, Labrador to test their survival skills. The participants face a unique challenge: avoiding the stalking predator, the Polar bear. This is a dangerous animal that could cause serious harm to the participants if they are not careful. The participants must use their knowledge and skills to outsmart this dangerous animal and survive in this isolated area.

The participants must also use their wits to survive the elements of this harsh environment. In addition to dealing with the Polar bear, the participants must contend with the frigid temperatures, the difficult terrain, and the lack of resources. Despite these challenges, the participants must remain determined and use their wilderness knowledge to stay alive.

The episode was rated 7.84 from 232 votes.

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#9 - The Musk Ox (Season 7 - Episode 6)

In the Alone episode "The Musk Ox," participants are faced with a new challenge when predators raid their hard-won food. As winter moves in, they must adapt in order to survive the cold weather. For those who are prepared, this brings new opportunities, whereas those who are not prepared face new threats.

In a shocking turn of events, one of the contestants is caught stealing from her fellow participants, taking their food caches. This unexpected move has caused a stir among the viewers, with many of them expressing their shock and outrage at her actions. It will be interesting to see what the consequences of this move will be in the future.

The episode was rated 7.84 from 208 votes.

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#8 - Day 87 (Season 3 - Episode 10)


The pressure is on for the remaining contestants in the 87th day of Alone, the hit survival show. With only one contestant taking home the grand prize of $500,000, the competition is intense. The contenders are short on food and face the risk of death in their attempt to win. With Patagonia’s unforgiving wilds around them, the contestants must do whatever it takes to make it to the end.

The stakes are high in this episode of Alone. The participants have endured 87 days of extreme conditions and have only one chance to make it to the finish line. They must confront their fears and use all of their strength and courage to come out on top. It will be a difficult challenge, but the winner will be rewarded with the ultimate prize.

The episode was rated 7.91 from 628 votes.

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#7 - Cold War (Season 5 - Episode 10)

The season finale of the hit show Alone is upon us, and it's time for the remaining participants to prove their mettle and compete for the $500,000 prize. In this episode, the contestants face the onslaught of Mongolia's brutal winter. Relentless hunger and savage cold test them like never before, pushing their physical and mental limits to the brink.

The stakes are high and the challenges are daunting, but these brave souls are determined to outlast their opponents and cross the finish line. As the competition heats up, the battle for survival is on. Who will prevail? Who will walk away with the prize? Tune in to find out!

The episode was rated 7.97 from 289 votes.

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#6 - The End Game (Season 2 - Episode 13)


The show Alone reaches its conclusion in the season 2 finale, "The End Game". After months of physical and mental strain, the remaining participants make one last push to secure the grand prize of $500,000. In a grueling test of survival, one will come out on top and be crowned the winner.

Despite the promise of a thrilling conclusion, some viewers found this season to be a disappointment overall. While the challenges were just as intense, the contestants seemed to lack the charm of previous seasons. Rather than being inspired by the contestants' courage, viewers found themselves disinterested in their stories and found many of them to be quite unlikeable.

The episode was rated 7.98 from 562 votes.

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#5 - The Reckoning (Season 8 - Episode 11)

The Reckoning is the final episode of the hit show Alone. With only three participants remaining, the competition for the grand prize of $500,000 is reaching its climax. The participants are struggling to stay motivated and keep going despite the physical and mental exhaustion. To make matters worse, a new predator threatens one of the survivalist's longevity.

The viewers were rooting for Biko, but he didn't quite make it to the end. One of the major issues he faced was his weak ankle, which made it difficult to move around and complete tasks safely. He could have used stones and wood to create steps or a ladder in order to make it easier and safer, but it appears he didn't think of that. He also didn't attempt to set snares or traps to try and catch food, and he didn't hunt for any game. In the end, Clay was the one to win the competition and take home the grand prize. Congratulations to Clay!

The episode was rated 7.98 from 183 votes.

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#4 - Triumph (Season 1 - Episode 11)


In the Triumph episode of Alone, two remaining participants battle through the harsh elements of Vancouver Island. With a storm of the year upon them, they struggle to stay on the island against the relentless isolation and starvation. Despite the challenges, they fight to make it to the end.

The Triumph episode is a testament to the strength of the human spirit. The participants must dig deep to push past the boundaries of their mental and physical limits, and prove that they can survive in even the most adverse conditions. Despite their determination, in the end only one can remain, as the other is forced to retire from the challenge.

The episode was rated 8.07 from 560 votes.

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#3 - By Any Means (Season 10 - Episode 11)

In this intense episode of Alone, titled "By Any Means," the three remaining survivalists are gearing up for the ultimate showdown. With the finish line in sight, they know that the stakes have never been higher.

As the harsh winter conditions continue to take their toll, one participant finds themselves struggling to stay warm. Battling against the biting cold becomes a formidable challenge, testing their resourcefulness and determination. Will they be able to find a solution and persevere in the face of adversity?

Meanwhile, others are willing to go to great lengths to secure their chance at victory. Venturing out onto the treacherous ice, these brave individuals put everything on the line. With so much at stake, every decision becomes a calculated risk. Who will emerge victorious and claim the coveted $500,000 prize? Tune in to find out in this thrilling episode of Alone.

The episode was rated 8.08 from 130 votes.

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#2 - Over the Edge (Season 7 - Episode 11)


The finale of the hit show Alone has finally arrived. After 100 days of isolation, three survivalists remain in the race for the million-dollar prize. With below zero temperatures and their mental demons to overcome, these brave souls face a treacherous journey to reach their goal. What will come of their battle with the harsh environment and their own physical and mental limitations?

In the final episode of Alone, fans got to witness the incredible courage and determination of the three remaining contestants. With each facing their own challenges, they faced the cold and their inner demons until the very end. It was a gripping watch and a testament to their strength and commitment. After 100 days, the winner of the million-dollar prize was declared, leaving a lasting impression of their journey.

The episode was rated 8.30 from 207 votes.

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#1 - Fire and Ice (Season 6 - Episode 11)

The final three survivalists in the Alone TV show season continue to fight the elements and predators of the Arctic to win the grand prize of $500,000. The bitter cold and lack of food makes their journey all the harder and a devastating event causes one participant to lose everything. Despite all of the challenges, the remaining survivalists do not give up and push onward. In the end, only one of them succeeds in conquering the Arctic and is crowned the winner.

The winner of this season of Alone is undoubtedly deserving of the title. They persevered through extreme temperatures and fought off predators to reach the end of their journey. They endured the worst the Arctic had to offer and came out on top, proving themselves to be an incredible survivalist. The winner of this season of Alone exemplifies what it takes to be a true survivor.

The episode was rated 8.35 from 242 votes.

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