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About The Show

Do you have what it takes to live in Alaska? Follow couples as they search for their new homes, learn what to look for and decide whether Living Alaska is right for them. From Juneau to Anchorage to The Kodiak Islands to Halibut Cove, get a glimpse of Alaska's endless treasures.
Season 2, Episode 4

The Bailey family is leaving the flatlands of Delaware for the peaks of Alaska.

Kristine and Eric Bailey have moved eight times in the past eight years for their jobs in the military. When they got the call that they were finally being transferred to their #1 dream location of Alaska, they were ecstatic! The couple packed up their four kids and made the 4300-mile drive from Delaware to Eagle River. This family of six is ready to enjoy the great outdoor adventures of Alaska, but first they have to find their dream home. Kristine's caveat: the house must have a picturesque view.

Friday
May 29
1am | 12c
Season 2, Episode 7

Chris McKnight & Rebecca Brown are flying high above the frontier in search of a hanger home.

Aviators Chris McKnight & Rebecca Brown are trading their Rocky Mountain high for the elevations of Denali and the Alaskan Range. Their aspirations came with a friendly caveat, in lieu of an engagement ring, Rebecca had to have a hanger home complete with what else? A plane. And although Chris is all in, his wings are clipped by the fact that his job as a rescue pilot demands close proximity to the local AFB. Will their perfect hanger be a major hang-up?

Tuesday
Aug 4
10pm | 9c
Season 2, Episode 7

Chris McKnight & Rebecca Brown are flying high above the frontier in search of a hanger home.

Aviators Chris McKnight & Rebecca Brown are trading their Rocky Mountain high for the elevations of Denali and the Alaskan Range. Their aspirations came with a friendly caveat, in lieu of an engagement ring, Rebecca had to have a hanger home complete with what else? A plane. And although Chris is all in, his wings are clipped by the fact that his job as a rescue pilot demands close proximity to the local AFB. Will their perfect hanger be a major hang-up?

Saturday
Aug 22
6:30pm | 5:30c
Season 3, Episode 3

Brian Wolf and Jake Hamburg are casting off Seattle, Washington and reeling in Willow, Alaska.

Wanting to get away from the materialism and fast-paced lifestyle of the lower 48, Brian Wolf and Jake Hamburg are ready to unwind in Alaska. With the help of their real estate agent, Amy Neuharth, they take on the adventure of finding their forever home. Brian is dead set on having a waterfront property, and Jake would love a wood-burning stove. Both agree they want a log cabin, set apart from neighbors. Will this amazing couple be able to find a home that fits their criteria?

Tuesday
Sep 8
7:30pm | 6:30c
Season 3, Episode 5

The Funes/Ewing clan hunts for a house and a new life in Alaska

Michael Funes with reluctant wife, Jessica Ewing and their adorable daughter, Mia make the 4,000 mile move from Delaware to put down roots in Alaska. With the help of their real estate agent, Gerald Pestrikoff, they search for a home that is remote, but not too remote, in the Mat-Su Valley.

Tuesday
Nov 10
7:30pm | 6:30c
Season 3, Episode 2

With their kids grown, Brad and Paula leave behind the lower 48 to check AK off their bucket list.

With 2,000 miles between them and the Last Frontier, Brad Langdorf and Paula Myers are leaving Oklahoma in the dust and setting their sights on Sitka, Alaska. Only accessible by air or by sea, this island lies at the heart of the largest temperate rainforest in the world. The couple, with the help of their real estate agent, Travis Vaughan, will search by land and by sea to find their Alaskan dream home. Brad wants a home that encapsulates Alaska and gives them the scenic views that surround Sitka, and Paula wants a wood-burning stove and modern plumbing. As the empty-nesters embark on their new chapter, will they find a home that has everything on their wish list?

Saturday
Apr 23
4pm | 3c
Season 1, Episode 13

A couple leaves Seattle to help their family open a brewery in Fairbanks.

Sick of the hustle and bustle of Seattle, Karen Wilken and her husband Paul Johnson are moving back to Karen's hometown of Fairbanks. Karen's been gone for nearly a decade, but has longed to get back to her family. Now that her brother is opening a brewery and in need of their help, she's convinced Paul the time is right to make the move. He's definitely excited about leaving their 500 sq. ft. condo and enjoying the great outdoors, but when their realtor shares one of the property's $1700 monthly heating bills, Paul starts to wonder just how much Alaska they can afford.

Monday
May 9
6pm | 5c
Season 3, Episode 4

Texas newlyweds Todd and Carrie Otte search for a vacation home in Sitka, Alaska

Busy executives Todd and Carrie Otte believe that Southeast Alaska is the perfect place for a vacation home where they can totally unplug from the rat race. These city slickers have enlisted the help of their friend and local real estate agent, Travis Vaughan to help them find a scenic property in Alaska's First City, Sitka.

Monday
Jun 6
11pm | 10c
Season 4, Episode 1

Old Familiar Frontier

Five moves in 12 years landed Emily and her husband Matt in England, but Emily has always dreamed of raising her kids in her native home of Alaska. So when Matt got a job promotion in Anchorage, the family of five was excited to move 4,000 miles to set down roots and experience all the adventures Alaska has to offer. During their house search, they soon realize their budget of $375,000 doesn't go as far as they thought in Anchorage, so they increase their budget to $500,000 and look at houses in towns around Anchorage. Emily wants a house near good schools for her young kids and Matt wants the rustic Alaskan look, but will they be able to find a place that checks all their wish list boxes?

Monday
Feb 6
6:30pm | 5:30c
Season 3, Episode 5

The Funes/Ewing clan hunts for a house and a new life in Alaska

Michael Funes with reluctant wife, Jessica Ewing and their adorable daughter, Mia make the 4,000 mile move from Delaware to put down roots in Alaska. With the help of their real estate agent, Gerald Pestrikoff, they search for a home that is remote, but not too remote, in the Mat-Su Valley.

Sunday
Feb 19
1pm | 12c
Season 3, Episode 11

Andy Burton and Ali Ziegler trade the Great Lakes for the Last Frontier

After spending a summer working in Alaska as a teenager, Andy Burton knew he wanted to someday return. Serendipitously, Andy's girlfriend, Ali Ziegler was recently offered a job as a professor teaching at University of Alaska-Southeast in Ketchikan. They are jumping at the opportunity, and are making the leap from Michigan to Ketchikan. They want a home with a view, a yard for their new puppy, and enough room for Andy's adorable and hilarious daughter, Avalon, when she comes to stay with them.

Monday
Mar 6
8:30pm | 7:30c
Season 1, Episode 5

The Matlocks: Eagle River

Nathan and Monica Matlock decide to make the big move from Minnesota to Alaska. Both avid outdoor adventurers, they are extremely excited for this new life and hope to find a place close to fishing, hunting and hiking areas, and a home big enough to start a family. And Nathan's already started growing the Alaskan Bushman Beard to fit in with the locals.

Tuesday
Oct 17
3:30am | 2:30c
Season 5, Episode 6

Small Town State of Mind

A couple moves to Ketchikan to take advantage of the town's charm and raw beauty. While they agree they both want Alaskan views, she wants to be close to work and town, but he's interested in a property off the grid.

Monday
Oct 30
9pm | 8c
Season 1, Episode 3

The Van De Grifts leave Hawaii for their Soldatna, Alaska Paradise

Michael and Amy Van De Grift and their 4 children (ranging in age from 2 to 17) are moving from Oahu, Hawaii, to Soldotna, Alaska. Despite its tropical allure, Hawaii was not the perfect fit for the Van De Grits: their neighbors were too close, and there wasn't a yard for their beloved dog, D.O.G., in Hawaii. So this family of 6 is chomping at the bit to buy their forever "true paradise" Alaskan home. It's an extra plus that their desired Alaskan destination has some of the best nationally-ranked schools in the state AND a wonderful place for kids to thrive and play outdoors and experience all four seasons.

Monday
Nov 27
6pm | 5c
Season 1, Episode 4

The Kellers move from Oregon to rainy Prince of Wales Island

Oregon attorneys Matt and Deneen Keller have been dreaming of buying a waterfront getaway cabin in Alaska for years. They both love the sense of freedom, the incredible wildlife and all of the outdoor activities that the state has to offer: ocean fishing, river fishing, crabbing, shrimping, hiking, exlploring, etc. When Deneen received a breast cancer diagnosis, the couple realized that life is too short to be spent working behind a desk. They decided there was no better time than the present to get to Alaska, and their home search commenced. Matt wanted to find something completely off the grid and remote - he really wanted to own his own island! They looked in several locations, most only accessible by floatplane or boat - the best way to check out oceanfront properties.

Monday
Nov 27
6:30pm | 5:30c
Season 1, Episode 5

The Matlocks: Eagle River

Nathan and Monica Matlock decide to make the big move from Minnesota to Alaska. Both avid outdoor adventurers, they are extremely excited for this new life and hope to find a place close to fishing, hunting and hiking areas, and a home big enough to start a family. And Nathan's already started growing the Alaskan Bushman Beard to fit in with the locals.

Monday
Nov 27
7pm | 6c
Season 1, Episode 6

The Waite's move from Panama City, Florida to a place they love, Talkeetna, Alaska.

Shelley and David Waite are headed back to the place they first fell in love. After some time inFlorida for a family health concern, they are heading back to the place they wanted to call home. But what seemed like an easy choice is proving to be a bit more complicated then they thought. As avid outdoorsmen, they're looking for a rustic cabin but - as a modern couple - having pizza delivered has its perks as well.

Monday
Nov 27
7:30pm | 6:30c
Season 1, Episode 7

The Coker's leave Arkansas to start a new life in Fairbanks, Alaska.

There aren't a lot of couples that would consider a bear hunt in Alaska the perfect honeymoon but, then again, Sheri and Trey Coker are not your average couple. This Arkansas duo, after tragically losing her parents and his dad, realized life was too short to sit idly by. So they packed up their belongings and four dogs, and set out for Alaska. Camping along the way, they endured extremes of suffocating heat and bitter cold. Now, with Trey starting a new job at the University of Alaska Fairbanks in a week, and winter fast approaching, camping is no longer an option. They're in a race against the clock to find the perfect place to call home.

Monday
Nov 27
8pm | 7c
Season 1, Episode 8

The Casiano family moves from North Carolina to get a fresh start in Fairbanks, Alaska.

Newlyweds Rayette and Angel Casiano cannot wait to begin their Alaskan adventure. This self-proclaimed modern day Brady Bunch couple, with their six kids ranging in age from 12-19, weren't necessarily looking for destiny when it found them. Disguised as a job opportunity for physician Rayette, they quickly realized this was the perfect excuse to start over as a family. To build the home they wanted together. And the kids are beyond excited to be leaving behind their shared bedrooms and small town, for the shot at their own rooms and, what could be better, a Walmart right around the corner.

Monday
Nov 27
8:30pm | 7:30c
Season 5, Episode 9

Finding Heaven in Homer

After traveling across three continents, a couple is ready to leave their jetsetter lifestyle behind and settle down in Homer, Alaska. She's hoping for a house on the water with amazing views and close proximity to work, while he wants a big chef's kitchen with all the bells and whistles.

Monday
Nov 27
9pm | 8c
Season 1, Episode 9

The Hammershoy's, an avid outdoors couple from Connecticut, find a waterfront Halibut Cove property

After vacationing in Alaska for the past decade, Marja and Chris Hammershoy are ready to call the magical Last Frontier home, but it won't be easy. A whopping 12-hour flight from their current place in bustling Connecticut, they're looking for their Shangri-La in Halibut Cove. This island off the Kenai Peninsula is only accessible by plane or boat. And with a full-time population of only 76, there are no roads, no convenience stores, and residents get their mail from one of the only floating post offices in the world! They'll have to move fast if they want to grab one of the few waterfront listings that have just come on the market.

Monday
Nov 27
9:30pm | 8:30c
Season 1, Episode 10

The McElroy's move from Oklahoma to put down roots in Fairbanks, Alaska.

Ryan and Anduin McElroy have moved eight times in the past eight years for Ryan's job. With a toddler and plans to continue growing their family, Anduin is ready to put down some roots. So they packed their dogs and the rest of their things and trekked 3700-miles away from the heat of Oklahoma to the icy chill of Fairbanks in search of the perfect place to settle down. Now they're in a pinch to find their Alaskan dream home before Ryan starts his job in a few weeks. With so many great choices, the pressure is on to determine whether they want to be closer to the city in suburbia, or closer to Ryan's job in an area appropriately called the North Pole.

Monday
Nov 27
10pm | 9c
Season 1, Episode 11

The Berington twins leave Wisconsin to pursue their dog mushing dreams.

Twin sisters Anna and Kristy Berington have been chomping at the bit to move to Alaska and pursue their dream of becoming world-class dog mushers. So, they're packing up their pups and leaving friends and family behind in Wisconsin, to find the perfect property on the Kenai Peninsula. Known for being a dog-mushing mecca, the Kenai is home to the Tustumena 200, one of the biggest qualifiers for the Iditarod, and this is exactly where the twins want to be. The caveat, they must find a property big enough to accommodate their sixteen sled dogs, with access to trails as well. And although the dog's come first, it would also be nice to have running water and in-door plumbing.

Monday
Nov 27
10:30pm | 9:30c
Season 1, Episode 7

The Coker's leave Arkansas to start a new life in Fairbanks, Alaska.

There aren't a lot of couples that would consider a bear hunt in Alaska the perfect honeymoon but, then again, Sheri and Trey Coker are not your average couple. This Arkansas duo, after tragically losing her parents and his dad, realized life was too short to sit idly by. So they packed up their belongings and four dogs, and set out for Alaska. Camping along the way, they endured extremes of suffocating heat and bitter cold. Now, with Trey starting a new job at the University of Alaska Fairbanks in a week, and winter fast approaching, camping is no longer an option. They're in a race against the clock to find the perfect place to call home.

Tuesday
Nov 28
12am | 11c
Season 1, Episode 8

The Casiano family moves from North Carolina to get a fresh start in Fairbanks, Alaska.

Newlyweds Rayette and Angel Casiano cannot wait to begin their Alaskan adventure. This self-proclaimed modern day Brady Bunch couple, with their six kids ranging in age from 12-19, weren't necessarily looking for destiny when it found them. Disguised as a job opportunity for physician Rayette, they quickly realized this was the perfect excuse to start over as a family. To build the home they wanted together. And the kids are beyond excited to be leaving behind their shared bedrooms and small town, for the shot at their own rooms and, what could be better, a Walmart right around the corner.

Tuesday
Nov 28
12:30am | 11:30c
Season 5, Episode 9

Finding Heaven in Homer

After traveling across three continents, a couple is ready to leave their jetsetter lifestyle behind and settle down in Homer, Alaska. She's hoping for a house on the water with amazing views and close proximity to work, while he wants a big chef's kitchen with all the bells and whistles.

Tuesday
Nov 28
1am | 12c

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