Premise: Tanana, Alaska, is like the Pacific Northwest's version of Hotel California: You can check out any time you like, but you can never leave. Well, not exactly, but describing the town as remote is akin to saying the winters are chilly. Located at the junction of the Tanana and Yukon rivers deep in the state's interior, the town has no roads in or out, and for its 200-plus residents, survival in the winter is a daily challenge. ``Yukon Men'' unveils the people of Tanana, who struggle to find food, heat their homes, and ward off predators. But they stick together, a bond that helps them overcome the harsh conditions.
S01, E07 (First Aired: Oct. 5, 2012)
Its driftwood logging season and there's a brief window of opportunity to harvest the firewood out of local rivers.
S01, E08 (First Aired: Oct. 12, 2012)
The people of Tanana rush to stock up on salmon for the winter.