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Slippery Slopes: 5 Things You Missed On Ultimate Survival Alaska

If you’re racing across Alaska, you better know how to ski. That’s a lesson the four Ultimate Survival Alaska teams learn the hard way when they’re dropped at the top of a nearly-vertical, 7000-foot mountain teams and handed skies, snowboards and climbing rope. The mission for Endurance, Military, Alaskans and Lower 48 is simple: descend the…

5 Things You Missed: Ultimate Survival Alaska’s Season 3 Premiere

Welcome back to Alaska. Ultimate Survival Alaska returns for a third season of competition and survival, challenging four teams of the world’s toughest outdoorsmen in a head-to-head race across America’s most unforgiving terrain. The rules are the same: four teams racing to complete each leg from start to finish in only 60 hours, using nothing but the gear in…

Ultimate Survival Alaska Team Spotlight: #USALower48

As you may guess from their name, Team Lower 48 represent the lower 48 states. The rookie team may have cut their teeth elsewhere from the Northern wilderness, but that doesn’t mean they won’t be fierce competitors. The oldest of the group, legendary mountain climber James Sweeney, brings decades of experience from scaling the world’s highest…

Ultimate Survival Alaska Team Spotlight: #USAEndurance

The reigning champions of Ultimate Survival Alaska return, hoping to claim the prize for the second year in a row. Once again at the helm of Team Endurance, veteran champion Dallas Seavey leads his new teammates who, while new to the competition, are far from rookies when it comes to cold-weather survival. But Dallas will need more than…

Ultimate Survival Alaska Team Spotlight: #USAMilitary

After narrowly losing to Team Endurance last year, Team Military is out for revenge. With their eyes on the prize, two Ultimate Survival Alaska veterans, former Green Beret Grady Powell and former Navy SEAL Jared Ogden, lead season newbie Daniel Dean, a former Marine scout sniper, in their quest to capture the prize for good this…

Ultimate Survival Alaska Team Spotlight: #USAAlaskans

For Team Alaskans, trekking across the backcountry is what they do. These savvy mountain veterans are in their element at high elevations and treacherous terrain. Armed with ice axes and climbing ropes, the highest peaks can’t keep these expert climbers from flourishing in their environment, seeking out direct routes to win challenges as fast as they can.…

Now Streaming Free: “Ultimate Survival Alaska” Season 3 Premiere

One of the toughest competitions in the world is back for round three as 12 of the world’s toughest outdoorsmen face off against each other, Mother Nature, and their own will to survive. This fight to the finish isn’t about money or a prize, it’s about pushing the limits of human endurance. It’s a dangerous…

Congratulations, Dallas Seavey!

Just when we thought Dallas Seavey couldn’t get any more hardcore, he went ahead and one-up’d himself winning the legendary Alaskan Iditarod Race (again). Let’s hear it for Dallas!!! Early this morning, the Ultimate Survival Alaska star Dallas Seavey coasted across the finish line of what is said to be “the last great race on earth.”…

Want to Know Who Won Ultimate Survival Alaska? A Fight to the Finish Recap

As the eleventh leg of Ultimate Survival Alaska wraps, the three remaining teams are still fighting to be the winner. The score is tied up and the teams are giving it all they’ve got. They will all battle 20 miles of deadly white water rapids to reach the Cook Inlet where they will paddle kayaks…

Which Team Will Prevail? Don’t Miss The Season Finale Of Ultimate Survival Alaska

With three teams left competing for the win, Ultimate Survival Alaska concludes tonight with a race to the top of  Mt. Augustine – a 4,000-foot active volcano in the middle of the open ocean. The journey to reach Augustine is nearly as difficult as summiting the mountain, as the teams race across 35 miles of punishing…