Todd Hoffman and his crew head to South America, putting all their lives on the line, braving malaria, poisonous snakes and quicksand to set up a mining operation in a patch of hostile jungle deep in Guyana. Meanwhile, Parker Schnabel takes the biggest decision of his life at just 18, he's putting his $160,000 college fund on the line for a shot at the big time with the big boys in the Klondike.
Exclusive access into the miner’s world. The cast and crew discuss their highs and lows of the latest gold mining season and offer their thoughts on previous episodes. Plus, there’s a truckload of behind-the-scenes footage