To strike it rich, gold miners risk it all, and when it goes wrong it can result in an epic fail: flipped rock trucks, a burning washplant, sunken excavators and more. From Hoffman to the Beets and Parker, these are the gold miners biggest screwups.
Nine years ago, a group of men traveled deep into Alaska and the Klondike, risking it all to prospect and strike it rich gold mining. Embed with these crews chasing the American Dream for nearly a decade and see how they got to where they are today.
Tony and his family spend time together looking back through the successes and failures from their year's mining for gold. Tony assesses which of his kids might take over one day.
Parker, Todd, Tony and Rick battle the elements, equipment meltdowns and each other to pull in a staggering $70 million in gold.