Since their arrival on the homestead, the Kilchers have relied on fast, decisive, out-of-the-box thinking to maintain their wild way of life. No matter how big, little, or crazy the idea a little homestead ingenuity always gets the job done.
The Kilchers share eight years worth of homestead living lessons.
Traveling to parts both known and unknown is a part of the Kilcher lifestyle that goes all the way back to Yule and Ruth's time in Switzerland. Now, the family reveals how venturing off the homestead is still necessary for survival and adventure.
The Kilchers reveal the gnarliest, hairiest and downright dirtiest moments from their nine seasons on the homestead. And a "Behind the Blast" bonus scene depicts the family's most earth-shattering, havoc-filled explosion.
Surviving and thriving in the Alaskan wilderness requires a keen understanding of earth, wind and fire. The Kilchers demonstrate their prowess of each and explain how the elements can either lead to success or cause devastation.