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Ultimate Survival Alaska is the latest installment of the popular Ultimate Survival series. The premise of the series is that contestants are placed in a random location away from civilization. The contestants then work to find a way home. In the past, the scenes were typically tropical and wild, like forests and jungles. In Ultimate Survival Alaska, new survival challenges arise as the contestants face a freezing wilderness.

While Ultimate Survival Alaska has no grand prize, it still has a competition mentality. Survival is considered to be a prize; however, many of the competitors have their pride at steak. They are skilled survivalists and many of them have extensive mountain survival experience.

The contestants of Ultimate Survival Alaska include some of the best survivalists alive. The cast includes Austin Manelick, Marty and Matt Raney, Tyler Johnson, Brent Sass and Dallas and Tyrell Seavey. Almost all of the contestants are native-born Alaskans, making them already experienced in the terrain. The contestants also have a diverse age range and skill set.

Some of the issues the crew faces over the course of the show include more than just a rough landscape. The show is as realistic as possible, allowing the contestants to face challenges such as hunger and hostile predators. The weather is also a huge issue as the cold temperatures of Alaska drop at night.

With the National Geographic crew filming their every move, the contestants are recorded doing everything it takes to survive the unknown terrain.

All in all, the show is designed to help people learn how to survive in harsh conditions. Each week presents a new adventure for the crew and new challenges that show the viewer how to adapt to change. These tips can be useful in case of emergencies. This epic competition is an exciting and accurate way to show what it takes to be a real survivalist in the Alaskan wilderness.

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Sunday 9:00 PM et/pt on National Geographic Channel
2 Seasons, 21 Episodes - Currently Airing
Documentary & Biography
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Ultimate Survival Alaska Full Episode Guide

  • It's a cutthroat battle to the top of Mt. Augustine--a 4,000' active volcano in the open ocean. The teams race across 35 mi. of grueling white water rapids and unforgiving seas as the clock runs out. Who will be crowned the Ultimate Alaskan Survivors?

  • In the last battle, the teams must race across an icy glacier, down a whitewater river and across the open ocean to the Mount Augustine volcano.

  • After nine legs, the teams are deteriorating. Luckily, the tenth leg is in the Kodiak where the 3 remaining teams will get to recharge.

  • In an effort to get ahead, the Mountaineers' hit Coal Creek first and decide to cross the risky waters. When Tyler tries to cross, the situation becomes dangerous when he gets swept away.

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