Dave Turin and his crew kick off an epic new mining season in the historic hills of Montana. After a freak accident nearly derails their expedition from the start, they rally and find the first big gold of the season.
After a great start, thick clay in the pay dirt clogs the sluice, forcing Dave Turin and his crew to quickly troubleshoot the land and get the operation back on the gold.
Tensions and suspicions mount when the crew is failing to see the gold they know they should be capturing. A deeper look in the gold room leads to an incredible revelation that eases the team's fears and gets them back on track.
Dave's crew is hunting for better ground and behind on their gold target. To turn their season around, Dave calls on a mining legend for help searching for gold at the historic Birdseye mine in Montana.
Dave Turin and his crew turn their trommel up to double speed hoping to get the most gold from Montana's historic Birdseye mine. Dirty water and ground that's not producing challenge the crew, forcing Dave to call an audible at the last minute.
On the scent of big gold, Turin and his crew test the limits of the landowner's patience when they cut a fence to access ground on his cattle grazing land. Dave investigates another promising hard rock mine.
Chris makes an incredible discovery that sets the team up on the best gold all season. As winter starts to close in, Dave gets a hot tip that takes him 2,500 miles north to a mine where he pans the biggest nugget of his career.
In the season finale, it's a race against mother nature at the Blue Room Cut to capitalize on a short weather window before winter closes Team Turin out of Montana. Overcoming early mechanical setbacks, the team perseveres to a surprising end.