Season twelve features a diverse set of pioneers with unique skills, knowledge and expertise. From trapping and hunting to building shelters and crafting essential tools, these individuals possess an unrivaled connection to nature.
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- S12 E1 - UnbreakableAugust 23, 20231 h 3 minEustace hunts for his winter meat in the pre-dawn hours. Jake harvests a deer with bow and arrow and Tom helps his friend Paul prepare for trapping season.Available to buy
- S12 E2 - First KillAugust 30, 20231 h 3 minTom instructs young Hank on some essential Mountain Man skills. Newlyweds Jake and Anika hunt elk in the bone chilling cold; Paul takes on an infestation of nuisance badgers.Available to buy
- S12 E3 - Gunpowder and LeadSeptember 6, 20231 h 2 minTom packs a traditional muzzleloader on a winter deer hunt with Sean and Hank. Jake and Anika complete a successful elk hunt with a backbreaking pack out.Available to buy
- S12 E4 - Breaking WildSeptember 13, 20231 h 2 minEustace and his neighbor train a stubborn stallion. Jake and his team of dogs successfully run off their first mountain lion of the season. Paul tracks and kills a young buck.Available to buy
- S12 E5 - Lion AlleySeptember 20, 20231 h 3 minTom and Nancy make a special buckskin vest for Hank. Jake's snowmobile breaks down in the heart of Lion Alley. Paul takes on a neighbor's beaver and muskrat problem.Available to buy
- S12 E6 - Ice ColdOctober 4, 20231 h 3 minJake spends the night in the mountains after his snowmobile breaks down. Paul traps for mink and pine marten. Eustace helps a friend buy and assemble an antique sawmill.Available to buy
- S12 E7 - Mountain MarathonOctober 11, 20231 h 3 minTom begins the countdown to his 80th birthday. Jake and Anika tow a broken snowmobile down the mountain but run into fresh lion tracks and are back on the hunt.Available to buy
- S12 E8 - Backcountry BattleOctober 18, 20231 h 3 minKidd and Harry traverse through intense whitewater to reach the spawning grounds of steelhead trout. Jake loses his dogs after they follow lion tracks into unfamiliar territory.Available to buy
- S12 E9 - UntetheredOctober 25, 20231 h 2 minJake and his dogs tree three cats in one day. Paul prepares his haul of winter fur for market, and explores a new piece of land to call his own.Available to buy
- S12 E10 - King of the MountainNovember 1, 20231 h 3 minOn his 80th birthday Tom builds a teepee, while Nancy plans him a surprise party. Jake runs a mountain lion off the highway during calving season.Available to buy
- S12 E11 - Alaska: Land of PromiseNovember 8, 20231 h 2 minMarty returns to his trap line to find it destroyed by wildfire. Mike hunts an elusive herd of Kodiak elk.Available to buy
- S12 E12 - Alaska: Flying HighNovember 15, 20231 h 3 minMarty instructs his teenage daughter, Noah, as she pilots the bush plane. Mike hunts a herd of Kodiak bison, and donates the meat to friends in town.Available to buy