Ice Road Truckers
Thumbnail for episode: Ready to Roll (#1)
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Ready to Roll (#1)

Aired on Jun 17, 200744m

Crews begin building a unique passage—a 350-mile highway of ice—as truckers from across North America journey to Yellowknife, Canada, for their chance at some quick cash.

Crews begin building a unique passage—a 350-mile highway of ice—as truckers from across North America journey to Yellowknife, Canada, for their chance at some quick cash.

Thumbnail for episode: Destination Diamond Mine (#2)
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Destination Diamond Mine (#2)

Aired on Jun 24, 200744m

Jay hauls a 17-ton water tank to the De Beers mine; Hugh and Rick’s rivalry heats up; the season’s first spin out on “Charlies’ Hill” causes a major traffic jam on the ice.

Jay hauls a 17-ton water tank to the De Beers mine; Hugh and Rick’s rivalry heats up; the season’s first spin out on “Charlies’ Hill” causes a major traffic jam on the ice.

Thumbnail for episode: Dash for the Cash (#3)
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Dash for the Cash (#3)

Aired on Jul 01, 200743m

An artic storm closes roads, as Alex hauls a 44,000-lb diamond ore crusher to the BHP mine and brutal, dangerous -40 degree temperatures start to take their toll on the truckers.

An artic storm closes roads, as Alex hauls a 44,000-lb diamond ore crusher to the BHP mine and brutal, dangerous -40 degree temperatures start to take their toll on the truckers.

Thumbnail for episode: The Big Chill
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The Big Chill

Aired on Jul 08, 200743m

Jay hauls a 30-ton load that stresses the ice; Drew is back in Lee’s garage after a rough trip damaged his truck; TJ battles subzero temperatures in a truck that’s waterproofed with duct tape.

Jay hauls a 30-ton load that stresses the ice; Drew is back in Lee’s garage after a rough trip damaged his truck; TJ battles subzero temperatures in a truck that’s waterproofed with duct tape.

Thumbnail for episode: Midseason Mayhem
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Midseason Mayhem

Aired on Jul 15, 200744m

Everyday roadblocks threaten progress; blowouts appear; trucks come to a standstill on Ingraham Trail; rescue crew try to prevent a diesel spill from contaminating Yellowknife River.

Everyday roadblocks threaten progress; blowouts appear; trucks come to a standstill on Ingraham Trail; rescue crew try to prevent a diesel spill from contaminating Yellowknife River.

Thumbnail for episode: Driving on Thin Ice
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Driving on Thin Ice

Aired on Jul 22, 200743m

Jay hauls a 95,00-lb diamond scrubber to the De Beers mine; T.J. is investigated for driver negligence; Rick continues to make long hauls with no hea.

Jay hauls a 95,00-lb diamond scrubber to the De Beers mine; T.J. is investigated for driver negligence; Rick continues to make long hauls with no hea.

Thumbnail for episode: The Rookie Challenge
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The Rookie Challenge

Aired on Jul 29, 200743m

Alex sets out on the new road to Colmac gold mine; Hugh races to pick up his 17th load; Drew runs out of gas near Yellowknife and call his wife for a pep talk; T.J. suffers an abdominal injury.

Alex sets out on the new road to Colmac gold mine; Hugh races to pick up his 17th load; Drew runs out of gas near Yellowknife and call his wife for a pep talk; T.J. suffers an abdominal injury.

Thumbnail for episode: Into the Whiteout
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Into the Whiteout

Aired on Aug 05, 200743m

Rick organizes a special convoy amid an arctic storm, which leaves T.J. separated while the rest make it through; Hugh struggles with having lost two of his drivers this season.

Rick organizes a special convoy amid an arctic storm, which leaves T.J. separated while the rest make it through; Hugh struggles with having lost two of his drivers this season.

Thumbnail for episode: The Big Melt
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The Big Melt

Aired on Aug 12, 200743m

Alex makes a last push to deliver critical loads; Rick makes a tough decision driving in 40 below with no heat; Rookie T.J. feels like a veteran as he heads out on his 18th load.

Alex makes a last push to deliver critical loads; Rick makes a tough decision driving in 40 below with no heat; Rookie T.J. feels like a veteran as he heads out on his 18th load.

Thumbnail for episode: The Final Run
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The Final Run

Aired on Aug 19, 200744m

The road is nearly empty as the big melt begins. Alex, Hugh, Jay and T.J. race to the finish, hauling in the big bucks and paving the way for the most successful ice road season in history.

The road is nearly empty as the big melt begins. Alex, Hugh, Jay and T.J. race to the finish, hauling in the big bucks and paving the way for the most successful ice road season in history.

Thumbnail for episode: Then and Now
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Then and Now

Aired on Aug 26, 200743m

This special explores the history of Yellowknife, from the indigenous Eskimos who have lived there for centuries to the emergence of the ice roads and mining industry in the last 75 years.

This special explores the history of Yellowknife, from the indigenous Eskimos who have lived there for centuries to the emergence of the ice roads and mining industry in the last 75 years.

Thumbnail for episode: Off the Ice
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Off the Ice

Aired on Sep 02, 200744m

Tensions run high between Rick, Drew and Hugh; T.J. decides if he’ll return to the ice roads; Alex and Jay discuss Yellowknife’s reaction to the series.

Tensions run high between Rick, Drew and Hugh; T.J. decides if he’ll return to the ice roads; Alex and Jay discuss Yellowknife’s reaction to the series.

Thumbnail for episode: On The Edge
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On The Edge

Aired on Sep 09, 200744m

Alex, Hugh, Drew, Rick, TJ and Jay gather around the table again to go another round off the ice. Hugh and Rick confront the issue that everybody wants to know about. Karen MacDougall drops by for a visit to talk about being a woman on the ice road.

Alex, Hugh, Drew, Rick, TJ and Jay gather around the table again to go another round off the ice. Hugh and Rick confront the issue that everybody wants to know about. Karen MacDougall drops by for a visit to talk about being a woman on the ice road.