Gold Rush: White Water

10 Worst Episodes of Gold Rush: White Water

Gold miners Dakota Fred and his son Dustin are back – returning to McKinley Creek Alaska, determined to make a fortune no matter the risk. But to find the big gold payout, they'll put their lives on the line by diving deep beneath the raging waters of one of Alaska's wildest creeks.

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#1 - Boulder Battles (Season 1 - Episode 4)

Fred's ex-boss, Todd Hoffman, has invested $50,000 in the Dakota Boy's operation and makes a surprise visit in a chopper.

The episode was rated 7.21 from 289 votes.

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#2 - Gamblin' Man (Season 5 - Episode 7)


In a bid to rescue his season, Dustin plans a daring double dive to get gold. Meanwhile, Kayla's crew struggles to adapt after losing a crew member.

The episode was rated 7.28 from 123 votes.

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#3 - Dredge Down (Season 1 - Episode 3)

The first gold nugget promises a monster payday; Dustin dives into the danger zone, a torrent where the current moves rocks, and a rogue boulder almost costs him his life.

The episode was rated 7.31 from 307 votes.

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#4 - Between Craziness & Insanity (Season 1 - Episode 1)


The Dakota Boys return to McKinley Creek to dive for millions in gold. But the fierce Alaskan winter has destroyed their mining equipment. Their luck changes when Dustin locates the perfect plunge-pool he believes contains a massive pile of nuggets.

The episode was rated 7.32 from 342 votes.

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#5 - Inland Tsunami (Season 1 - Episode 5)

73-year-old Dakota Fred gets married for the fourth time and a landslide upstream threatens to unleash a wall of water that could destroy the dive site and drown the miners.

The episode was rated 7.34 from 235 votes.

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#6 - First Gold (Season 1 - Episode 2)


'The Dakota Boys' launch their gold dredge. Fred dives in the raging white water, and despite running out of air, the 72-year-old veteran succeeds in finding their first gold.

The episode was rated 7.36 from 304 votes.

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#7 - Boiling Point (Season 5 - Episode 6)

Fred celebrates his 78th birthday by diving for gold. Kayla's crew is on a hot streak, but their luck runs out as tensions between crew members reach a boiling point.

The episode was rated 7.41 from 117 votes.

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#8 - The Gold Cave (Season 3 - Episode 6)


Dustin discovers a secret gold cave that could hold millions. Fred and his crew head upstream into a mini-waterfall to find a huge deposit of gold, but first they have to move their 700lb dredge up dangerous rapids.

The episode was rated 7.41 from 147 votes.

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#9 - The Graboid (Season 1 - Episode 7)

The Dakota Boys are digging down to bedrock gold but when they hit the biggest boulder of the season Dustin is forced to rig a new mechanical solution the Graboid.

The episode was rated 7.42 from 233 votes.

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#10 - Groundbreaking Gold (Season 5 - Episode 5)


Fred opens the door to a new site. After a bust-up with Fred, Kayla makes a discovery that will change the course of their entire season.

The episode was rated 7.43 from 131 votes.

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