Dark Winter Nights: True Stories from Alaska
Summary: True stories from Alaska told by the Alaskans who experienced them.
One woman tries to teach her mother a lesson and gets taught one herself and another woman follows her mom to Alaska to find her living a wild life unlike anything she could have imagined.
Alaskans try to get themselves out of trouble with some no-so-mad MacGuyver skills.
One man recounts running for his life from a bear as a child and another man is rescued from a bear in a very matter-of-fact way.
A woman talks about her religious upbringing and how moving to Alaska led her to question everything she had been taught.
One scientist finds himself unexpectedly naked with a prominent foreign scientist and another narrowly avoids a flood with a well timed pee break.
A woman drives a busload of tourists through a massive blizzard on the Haul Road and none of them are sure they’re going to make it.
One scientist takes on a polar bear and another falls asleep on the job with hilarious repercussions.
Host Rob Prince goes over to inspect the home of his recluse neighbor and discovers something that makes headlines across Alaska.
A guy and his friend try an ambitious winter hike around Denali in the 1980’s and only survive multiple near death experiences thanks to help from above.
A pair of Alaskan women show off their courage and strength fending off a bear while helping to rescue a pair of men while dip netting and another Alaskan woman toughs her way through an unconventional birthing experience.
Hailey McCaig learns what a huge pain it is to have to babysit someone on a back country canoe trip when her and her friend wrap their canoe around a huge boulder.
A pair of Alaskans escape from a burning airplane only to have to walk miles in frigid temperatures to get rescued and a teenager nearly dies from hypothermia when he decides to take a very dangerous nap under a tree.
Alaskans try to prank each other and sometimes it backfires…literally.
Alaskan have epic bad days at work, from a theatrical disaster to a hilarious bear encounter.
One man learns what it’s like to run with the pack and a woman has to deal with an uninvited house guest.