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Klondike: Quest for Gold is a living history documentary series that chronicles the adventures of four men and one woman who set out to experience the route traveled by tens of thousands of would-be prospectors during the Klondike Gold Rush. These five adventures complete the arduous journey in the same conditions and with the same equipment as would have been common in 1897.
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The team manages to get back on course and continues down the Yukon River. Despite food storages, they arrive in Dawson and enjoy their first bath in over 2 months.
The team arrives at the town site of Bennett and assemble the knockdown canoe they carried over the trail and start their trip up the Yukon River.
The arduous task of rowing the York boat to the Hudson Bay begins under a searing, hot summer sun. The crew makes a number of bad decisions which jeopardize the quest, but they finally arrive at the top of Lake Winnipeg.
Episode one features a brief history of the Klondike Gold Rush in 1897-98 and an introduction to our team. They arrive in Skagway, Alaska and makes the appropriate final preparations to depart from the trailhead at the historic town site of Dyea.