Juan Ibarra and Freddy Dodge Hero shot.

Freddy Dodge Reaches Legendary Status with a New Show

By: The Return of Freddy Dodge

The Gold Rush favorite is striking out on his own in a new show coming to Discovery's new streaming service discovery+.

December 08, 2020

A gold mining veteran with more than 40 years of mining under his belt, Freddy Dodge has earned the name “Gold Guru.”

After proving himself to be an invaluable gold recovery expert on GOLD RUSH, Freddy is taking his tool belt on the road to stop struggling mine owners from striking out in the all-new series GOLD RUSH: FREDDY DODGE’S MINE RESCUE premiering Monday, January 4, on discovery+.

Freddy is a secret weapon in the gold mining world. In each episode, Freddy Dodge will reveal hard-earned practical knowledge about where to look for gold as well as insider tips on mining and making money.

To kick things up another notch, Freddy is bringing along expert mechanic and fellow GOLD RUSH miner Juan Ibarra. At each claim, the mining duo will combine their knowledge of geology, prospecting, drilling and testing to find paydirt.

Watch and learn from Freddy and Juan as they share never-before-seen gold recovery techniques to level up any operation.



Freddy Dodge and Juan Ibarra measuring up in a notebook.

In addition to watching GOLD RUSH: FREDDY DODGE’S MINE RESCUE on discovery+, viewers can join the conversation on social media by using #GOLDRUSH and following Discovery on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

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