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?
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 to make the leap from Michigan to Alaska. 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.
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.
The Abbousleman family leaves the Nevada desert in the dust as they begin a new chapter in Kodiak, Alaska. They're excited to show their two adorable daughters all the outdoor adventures of the Last Frontier. They are beyond ready to fish, hunt and ride ATVs. But will they be able to find everything they are looking for in a home?
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.
Living in Alaska was never a dream for the Eames, but when Wendell got a job offer from a hospital in Fairbanks, he knew the only person he needed to convince was his wife, Juliet. With all the beauty and fun the state presents, it wasn't a hard sell. The couple knew it would be an amazing place to raise their five kids. So they packed everything up and headed north, to start their adventure in the Last Frontier.
This Chicago girl and Texas boy have been in a long-distance relationship the entire time they've been dating. Sick of living apart in the lower 48, Jenny Zeszutko and Kris Harrison are packing their bags and setting their sights on the Last Frontier to start a new life together. You can take the girl out of the city, but can Alaska take the city out of the girl?
USAF SSGs Lucas & Heidi Wacker, Alaska was ops on their dream sheet. So when they got their orders and saw it was Anchorage, they knew they had hit the lottery. After jamming 12,000 lbs into a 30-foot trailer, they set out with their 2 year old to The Last Frontier. 11 days, 3600 miles, 1 unfortunate deer encounter, and 1 truck repair later, they finally made it, but that was only half the journey. Now they have to find the perfect place, with the shortest commute, in a very limited time. Certainly not for the faint of heart, and the Wacker's are more than up for the challenge.
Megan and Mike Hajworonsky love the outdoors and all the adventure that nature brings. Mike wants to be able to hunt from their backyard, and a shop to store and work on his Alaskan toys. Megan wants to feel secluded, but still have a reasonable commute to work. The mission for this awesome military family? Find a home that fits all their wants and needs so they can get settled and get outside!
Robert and Debbie had never dreamed of moving to Alaska until they started seeing the Last Frontier showcased on television. Then they became obsessed with finding the perfect vacation home. With the help of their real estate agent, Travis Vaughan, will they find everything they are looking for? If they find an island home, they're going to need to also find a boat!
Busy executives Todd and Carrie 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.
Angie and Sharon are ready for a new life and new adventure in Alaska. Helping them find their perfect Alaskan home is their friend and real estate agent, Traci Schacle. This hilarious couple, with their three pups, are looking to embrace all that Alaska offers -- except for the bears.
Michael, his reluctant wife, Jessica, and their adorable daughter 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.
Holiday Special! Dec. 16, 10p|9c