2020 04 06 19 00
Nika's little brother Daylen gets in the way; when his main sluicing water pump stops, Big Al is shut down; Ken and Guillaume’s two sluice plant plan turns into a disaster; Karl and his crew go to a charity golf tournament.
2020 04 07 19 00
Old Timers’ Revenge
Big Al revives an old passive “push-in sluice box” in a last-ditch effort to keep sluicing; Karl brings in help to hit his goal; Chris and Nika get help from Chris’ family when they check their gold haul. Bernie finds extensive Gold Rush-era mine shafts under his claim, ending his season.
2020 04 08 19 00
Race to the Finish
Big Al risks his health to break even; Nika’s brother Daylen makes a surprising decision; Ken and Guillaume dig deep; Karl tries to top his goal.
2020 04 09 19 00
Grit, Guts & Glory
A special retrospective episode of the previous four seasons featuring all six crews. Includes some scenes never before broadcast.
2020 04 10 19 00
Strike While the Iron Is Hot
After an early setback, Big Al questions his instincts; Ed and Riley struggle to transport a sluice plant to their remote mine site; bad weather causes a roadblock for P.J. and Andy.
2020 04 12 1 00
Big Al’s health declines; Chris St. Jean deals with a rookie mine hand; P.J. and Andy face floods and breakdowns.
2020 04 12 2 00
The Hiro Curse
Hiro’s Curse returns for Big Al; unstable ground shuts down Chris and Nika.
2020 04 13 19 00
Chris risks his season on a new cut; Andy tries to manage the mine alone while P.J. heads south to visit his family; Ed and Riley go hunting, but head back to their claim when their sluice plant’s bearings act up.
2020 04 14 19 00
No Backing Down
Desperate, Big Al pushes Hiro to his limit; Chris looks to salvage his season; P.J. and Andy’s camp experiences a mini-revolt.
2020 04 15 19 00
The Cost of Gold
Big Al’s plans are thwarted by no-show staff; P.J.’s wife has concerns regarding mining and their family; Ed and Riley run out of fuel.