Gold Rush

Gold Rush

This season the miners will take on even greater risks in hopes of finding more gold than ever before. It’s a sad start for Parker after losing his grandfather and mentor and Parker’s leadership will be tested. Meanwhile, Todd Hoffman takes the biggest gamble of his life, moving his entire operation to Oregon.
This season the miners will take on even greater risks in hopes of finding more gold than ever before. It’s a sad start for Parker after losing his grandfather and mentor and Parker’s leadership will be tested. Meanwhile, Todd Hoffman takes the biggest gamble of his life, moving his entire operation to Oregon.

Season 7 (26 episodes)

  • 1. Miracle on the Mountain

    Original air date: 10/14/2016 Runtime: 89:18 min.

    Original air date: 10/14/2016 Runtime: 89:18 min. In the epic 2-hr premiere Todd Hoffman takes the biggest gamble and turns his back on guaranteed gold in the Klondike. Tony Beets expands his empire, buying a huge second dredge. Parker Schnabel starts his new season without his grandfather and mentor.

  • 2. Eye in the Sky

    Original air date: 10/21/2016 Runtime: 44:24 min.

    Original air date: 10/21/2016 Runtime: 44:24 min. Todd Hoffman has his back against the wall when his new Oregon mine fails to deliver. Parker Schnabel's new $600,000 washplant breaks down on its first start-up and Tony Beets takes to the sky to check up on his children.

  • 3. Frankenstein Machinery

    Original air date: 10/28/2016 Runtime: 44:24 min.

    Original air date: 10/28/2016 Runtime: 44:24 min. Todd returns to the Klondike to collect Monster Red while Parker confronts tough negotiator Tony over royalties and receives a shock offer which will change his season.

  • 4. Mutiny

    Original air date: 11/04/2016 Runtime: 44:24 min.

    Original air date: 11/04/2016 Runtime: 44:24 min. Todd finally finds good gold at his new High Bar mine. Parker gives his foreman Rick his own operation and when Tony and Minnie decide to cut the dredge crew's pay, a key crew member calls it quits.

  • 5. Misery on the Mountain

    Original air date: 11/11/2016 Runtime: 43:22 min.

    Original air date: 11/11/2016 Runtime: 43:22 min. Todd battles to get the 50oz of gold he needs to keep his High Bar mine open. Tony brings all his children together to get his Paradise Hill claim up and running. Parker is furious at a series of human errors which cost him thousands of dollars.

  • 6. No Crane, No Gain

    Original air date: 11/18/2016 Runtime: 43:22 min.

    Original air date: 11/18/2016 Runtime: 43:22 min. With added facts and bonus scenes - Todd leaves the High Bar and bets everything on the Buckland. Parker enlists Pump Norris to bail out a flooded Scribner Creek, and Tony's ancient dredge brings in record gold.

  • 7. Watery Grave

    Original air date: 11/25/2016 Runtime: 43:22 min.

    Original air date: 11/25/2016 Runtime: 43:22 min. Tony arrives to find his million-dollar dredge in disaster. While Rick is at his grandpa's funeral, Parker shuts him down by taking his equipment, and the Hoffmans discover that their wash-plant doesn't work in their new mine.

  • 8. Mega Barge & Kid Commando

    Original air date: 12/02/2016 Runtime: 41:35 min.

    Original air date: 12/02/2016 Runtime: 41:35 min. Todd Hoffman digs deeper than ever in a desperate search for gold. Tony Beets hauls a monster down the Yukon River. Parker Schnabel's $600,000 wash-plant starts to shake itself apart.

  • 9. Record Gold

    Original air date: 12/09/2016 Runtime: 41:35 min.

    Original air date: 12/09/2016 Runtime: 41:35 min. In this mega-packed episode, Tony Beets breaks records with the biggest gold haul in Gold Rush history. Parker Schnabel battles to save his dream washplant, and after seven weeks at the Buckland, Todd Hoffman's finally on the gold.

  • 10. Go Down Fighting

    Original air date: 12/16/2016 Runtime: 41:35 min.

    Original air date: 12/16/2016 Runtime: 41:35 min. Todd Hoffman hits rock bottom when, after seven seasons, a key crew member quits. Tony Beets transforms some rusty relics into a monster power barge, and a troubled Parker Schnabel misses his own birthday party.

  • 11. Game Over

    Original air date: 12/30/2016 Runtime: 41:35 min.

    Original air date: 12/30/2016 Runtime: 41:35 min. With no paycheck for five weeks, Todd Hoffman's close-knit team turn on each other. Parker's gamble to run his washplant without protection from rocks proves costly. Tony builds a $10,000 mega-trailer to move his barge – but gets his measurements wrong.

  • 12. Abandonment

    Original air date: 01/06/2017 Runtime: 41:35 min.

    Original air date: 01/06/2017 Runtime: 41:35 min. Todd Hoffman's crew has quit, and he desperately tries to keep mining with a skeleton team. Parker Schnabel carelessly breaks his truck's air hoses while transporting his washplant, and Tony Beets discovers his dredge is blowing gold out of the sluices.

  • 13. Lifeline

    Original air date: 01/13/2017 Runtime: 41:35 min.

    Original air date: 01/13/2017 Runtime: 41:35 min. The remnants of the Hoffman crew are at their lowest, but someone brings Todd good news. Tony Beets fires his barge captain, then runs aground up the mighty Yukon River. Rick Ness finally gets Parker Schnabel's second operation up and running.

  • 14. Parker vs. Rick

    Original air date: 01/20/2017 Runtime: 41:35 min.

    Original air date: 01/20/2017 Runtime: 41:35 min. Rick outperforms Parker on his new Indian River claim. Tony's dredge suffers a catastrophic failure, threatening his season. Todd Hoffman's skeleton crew finally sees good gold at their new mine in Colorado.

  • 15. Excavator Down

    Original air date: 01/27/2017 Runtime: 41:35 min.

    Original air date: 01/27/2017 Runtime: 41:35 min. Todd Hoffman eats humble pie when he begs his old crew to return, Parker Schnabel loses an excavator in a swamp and Tony Beets gives his daughter Monica her own operation.

  • 16. Double Trouble

    Original air date: 02/03/2017 Runtime: 41:35 min.

    Original air date: 02/03/2017 Runtime: 41:35 min. The Hoffman crew opens a second mine in Colorado, Parker Schnabel tries out a new mechanic who fails to get approval from Mitch. Tony Beets sets sail in a power-barge up the mighty Yukon river.

  • 17. Cruelest Cut

    Original air date: 02/10/2017 Runtime: 41:35 min.

    Original air date: 02/10/2017 Runtime: 41:35 min. Parker Schnabel is forced to call his dad in to help his struggling operation, Todd Hoffman has the best clean-up of the season and Tony Beets' daughter Monica starts bringing home the gold.

  • 18. Miners vs. Beavers

    Original air date: 02/17/2017 Runtime: 41:35 min.

    Original air date: 02/17/2017 Runtime: 41:35 min. Todd's whole operation is brought to a halt when a beaver dams his water supply, Parker's plant move turns into an excavator nightmare and a massive fix means Tony can finally get his broken dredge up and running.

  • 19. Dredge vs. Washplant

    Original air date: 02/24/2017 Runtime: 41:35 min.

    Original air date: 02/24/2017 Runtime: 41:35 min. Todd finds monster nuggets on the top of a mountain; Parker and Rick struggle with a conveyor; Tony pits Monica against Kevin to see if the dredge is more efficient than a modern washplant.

  • 20. Viking Voyage

    Original air date: 03/03/2017 Runtime: 41:35 min.

    Original air date: 03/03/2017 Runtime: 41:35 min. Todd uses dynamite to blast monster boulders and get to the gold, Parker has to overcome a flood to get to a record gold count and Tony heads up the freezing Yukon River in his massive power barge.

  • 21. Final Fury

    Original air date: 03/10/2017 Runtime: 62:23 min.

    Original air date: 03/10/2017 Runtime: 62:23 min. A fist fight on the Hoffman claim ends in a resignation; Tony's plan to relocate his dredge hits a brick wall; Parker records the biggest gold weigh of his life and teases his next big adventure.

  • 22. War and Peace

    Original air date: 03/17/2017 Runtime: 41:39 min.

    Original air date: 03/17/2017 Runtime: 41:39 min. The miners reveal the secrets of the gold mining season: the life and death issues on Parker's claim, how Tony Beets was defeated by a piece of paper and how a fight on the Hoffman claim brought about the end of a seven-year veteran.

  • 23. Before the Trail

    Original air date: 03/24/2017 Runtime: 41:37 min.

    Original air date: 03/24/2017 Runtime: 41:37 min. Parker Schnabel and three friends are about to attempt the Klondike trail of 1897. It's 600 miles of mountains, lakes, rivers and frozen wilderness. But first, we get to the know the team behind this expedition and find out why they're doing this.

  • 24. Parker's Trail: Footsteps of Legends

    Original air date: 03/31/2017 Runtime: 41:35 min.

    Original air date: 03/31/2017 Runtime: 41:35 min. Parker Schnabel and his friends pay tribute to the legends before them and attempt the Klondike Trail of 1897.

  • 25. Parker's Trail: Racing the Freeze

    Original air date: 04/07/2017 Runtime: 41:35 min.

    Original air date: 04/07/2017 Runtime: 41:35 min. Parker and his crew advance only 50 miles into the daunting 600-mile trek on the Klondike Trail, with water quickly freezing and food sources running low.

  • 26. Parker's Trail: Hypothermia

    Original air date: 04/14/2017 Runtime: 83:08 min.

    Original air date: 04/14/2017 Runtime: 83:08 min. Parker falls into freezing water and jeopardizes the entire expedition; the crew relives what happened on the trail and shares untold stories.