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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 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?

Thursday
Jul 16
11pm | 10c
Season 2, Episode 8

After losing a remarkable 150lbs, Gail Forrest is trading N. Virginia for the Northern Lights.

Life is the adventure that you make it, and for Gale Forrest, her new life in Alaska began by losing 150 pounds, getting a dog and making the long journey to the Last Frontier. While engaging in a more active lifestyle, Gail must also find a place that is as exciting as her new surroundings. Adventure awaits her as she embarks on her new life in Alaska.

Wednesday
Aug 5
2:30am | 1:30c
Season 2, Episode 8

After losing a remarkable 150lbs, Gail Forrest is trading N. Virginia for the Northern Lights.

Life is the adventure that you make it, and for Gale Forrest, her new life in Alaska began by losing 150 pounds, getting a dog and making the long journey to the Last Frontier. While engaging in a more active lifestyle, Gail must also find a place that is as exciting as her new surroundings. Adventure awaits her as she embarks on her new life in Alaska.

Thursday
Aug 13
6pm | 5c
Season 3, Episode 7

The Landrum Family Trades Their North Alabama Farm for the Adventure of Galena, AK.

Brian and Jaime Landrum, with their 5 adorable children in tow, move to the remote village of Galena, Alaska to pursue a life of freedom and exploration; and to better connect as a family. Galena is in the center of the Alaskan interior and is one of the more remote places in the United States, being 300 miles from the nearest road. With the help of Galena's Mayor, Jon Korta, the couple searches for their Alaskan dream home.

Tuesday
Sep 29
8pm | 7c
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.

Tuesday
Jan 19
1:30am | 12:30c
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.

Monday
Nov 14
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 28
8pm | 7c
Season 4, Episode 10

Family Trades Surf for Snow in Fairbanks

From sand and surf to snowboarding and skiing, the Greenwood family of seven is making the move from the shores of Hawaii to the snowy mountains of Fairbanks. After a summer trip to Alaska, Mitzi and Rob Greenwood were smitten with the endless sunlight and activities such as river rafting, berry picking and dog mushing. Mitzi's dream Alaska house includes rooms for her five kids, a play area and a hidden kitchen, but Rob is hoping for a rustic cabin that screams Alaska. Will they pick a log cabin with a surprise in the basement, a riverfront property, a cabin in the woods or a modern house with a huge yard?

Monday
Dec 19
9pm | 8c
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
Jan 10
12:30am | 11:30c
Season 2, Episode 2

A jet-setting couple pursues their dream of flying high in Alaska and lands in Eagle River.

Though Marius' work as a neurosurgeon is taking him to Alaska; he's dreamed of living in the Last Frontier since he was a young boy. Lucy has always lived in warm climates all over the world, and has never even seen snow before! Both pilots, this couple is excited to get up in the air and take in all the state has to offer. But first, they have to find a property with enough land for their falcons, their 14 rescue dogs, AND that's within 30 minutes of the Anchorage hospitals Marius oversees.

Tuesday
Jan 24
3am | 2c
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.

Tuesday
Mar 7
12:30am | 11:30c
Season 4, Episode 7

Texas Newlyweds Start a New Chapter on the Last Frontier

Newlyweds Brendon and Kassie have fallen in love with the magnificent mountains, scenery and wildlife of Alaska after his job transferred him to Anchorage. They're looking to find the perfect home they can start a family in that includes great views, a real wood-burning fireplace and extra space for family and friends while enjoying the endless year-round outdoor activities the area has to offer. Their choices include homes that will either put them over budget or require quite a bit of updating. Will one of them be where this new family starts the next chapter of their lives?

Saturday
May 27
10pm | 9c
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?

Saturday
Sep 2
2pm | 1c
Season 4, Episode 2

Couple Trades Hot Arizona Desert for Cold Climate of Anchorage

After Luke and Kassandra met on a first date, they got married and decided to trade the hot Arizona desert for the cool environs of Anchorage, Alaska. Kassandra grew up in the Phillipines, where it's summer year-round, so she's looking forward to experiencing Alaska's four seasons. Luke's a real estate agent who started investing in places around Anchorage, so now with baby Lyle and rescue dog, Mikey, the Higgins are excited to find their Alaska forever home. With a budget of $600,000, the couple is divided on their wish list. She wants a contemporary house with all the modern amenities, but he wants an Alaskan log retreat with income potential. They're both budding artists, so they agree on having a space for an art studio, but will they be able to compromise on style?

Saturday
Sep 2
2:30pm | 1:30c
Season 4, Episode 3

The Best of Land and Sea

After living in Cincinnati their entire lives, Brittany and Jake started yearning for a more adventurous life. So when Brittany landed a job in Ketchikan, Alaska, the couple jumped at the opportunity to live in a place they had never visited. Once they experienced the rainforest, mountains and ocean of southeastern Alaska, it was love at first sight. While Brittany prefers ocean living, Jake is a mountain man at heart, and Ketchikan offers the best of both worlds. With a $450,000 budget, they're hoping to find a place with amazing views, modern amenities and a boat dock. They'll tour everything from an island house and waterfront fixer-upper to a house on a hill right in downtown.

Saturday
Sep 2
3pm | 2c
Season 4, Episode 4

Urchin Divers Move Their Family Business to Alaska

Adam, Autumn and their two sons are looking to move their family sea urchin diving business from northern California to the cold waters of southeast Alaska. They're hoping to find their new home and business location near the rugged coastline of Ketchikan because it provides deep ocean waters great for harvesting sea urchins and has a slower pace of life with many camping and hiking adventures. With their budget set, they'll be looking at everything from an island house with an extra cabin to a downtown house stacked on top of a mother-in-law suite. Will one of these places be the Alaskan dream home they're looking for?

Saturday
Sep 2
3:30pm | 2:30c
Season 4, Episode 5

Leaving Washington, DC, for New Adventures in Juneau, Alaska

Mike and Alicia are always looking for the next big adventure for their family and find it when Mike's government job in Washington, DC, offers to move them to Juneau, AK. Excited about the lifestyle change that will include boating, whale watching, hiking and camping, the family tour waterfront houses near the Alaska Marine Highway and Douglas Island hoping to find a waterfront property with views of the Gastineau Channel or nearby Mendenhall Glacier. They want enough space for the family to spread out, but will they find a place on the water that checks off everything on their wish list?

Saturday
Sep 2
4pm | 3c
Season 4, Episode 6

From Colorado to Juneau

Garrison and Brooke Field took one look at southeast Alaska's jagged coastal mountain range, fell in love with it and decided to move from Colorado to Juneau to raise their two young children. They're looking forward to hiking and fishing along the coast and are searching for a house that's close to town and all its activities. Brooke hopes to find a home that's move-in ready and has a large kitchen, but Garrison would be happy with a fixer-upper with unique Alaskan architecture. Will Juneau provide them a compromise so they can both have their Alaskan dream home?

Saturday
Sep 2
4:30pm | 3:30c
Season 4, Episode 7

Texas Newlyweds Start a New Chapter on the Last Frontier

Newlyweds Brendon and Kassie have fallen in love with the magnificent mountains, scenery and wildlife of Alaska after his job transferred him to Anchorage. They're looking to find the perfect home they can start a family in that includes great views, a real wood-burning fireplace and extra space for family and friends while enjoying the endless year-round outdoor activities the area has to offer. Their choices include homes that will either put them over budget or require quite a bit of updating. Will one of them be where this new family starts the next chapter of their lives?

Saturday
Sep 2
5pm | 4c
Season 4, Episode 8

Fishing For an Alaskan Home

Stewart Cogswell received a job offer in Alaska and is eager to move his wife De Anna and their four teenagers out of their hometown of Marinette, WI, and into an Alaskan dream home. Sharing a love for all things outdoors from fishing to riding ATVs, the Cogswells leave their Wisconsin ranch for the mountainous wilderness of Eagle River. They're hoping to find a home on a river or lake with two living spaces -- one for the teenagers and one for the parents -- and enough room for their chickens and other livestock but they're are also open to places closer to Anchorage. Will they be able to find a house with enough space in Eagle River or will they need to rethink their location?

Saturday
Sep 2
5:30pm | 4:30c
Season 4, Episode 9

Backyard Bears in Palmer

Luke and Amy Bushatz are excited to make a life-changing move to Palmer, AK, while Luke attends graduate school. They can't wait to show their children all the activities Alaska has to offer and are looking for a home with a traditional Alaskan rustic look in a remote location with plenty of room for guests and a large yard. One topic of concern, however, is backyard bears and the couple wonders how they'll deal with this aspect of everyday life in Alaska. Will they be able to find the perfect remote house or will the wildlife be too much for them to handle?

Saturday
Sep 2
6pm | 5c
Season 4, Episode 10

Family Trades Surf for Snow in Fairbanks

From sand and surf to snowboarding and skiing, the Greenwood family of seven is making the move from the shores of Hawaii to the snowy mountains of Fairbanks. After a summer trip to Alaska, Mitzi and Rob Greenwood were smitten with the endless sunlight and activities such as river rafting, berry picking and dog mushing. Mitzi's dream Alaska house includes rooms for her five kids, a play area and a hidden kitchen, but Rob is hoping for a rustic cabin that screams Alaska. Will they pick a log cabin with a surprise in the basement, a riverfront property, a cabin in the woods or a modern house with a huge yard?

Saturday
Sep 2
6:30pm | 5:30c

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