The fifth season of National Geographic Channel’s Alaska State Troopers is dedicated to the memory of Trooper Tage Toll and Trooper Pilot Mel Nading, who plucked victims of a floatplane crash off an iceberg on the Kenai Peninsula, helped haul a snowmobile rider out of a crevasse in the Chugach Mountains, rescued injured mountain climbers, and retrieved lost hikers.
With more stories of unwavering heroism, determination under fire and ever-present risks patrolling hundreds of miles of rugged terrain in bone-chilling temperatures, Season 5 of Alaska State Troopers captures the raw nature and criminal activity throughout the frigid wilderness, its cities and remote villages. Responding by land, air and seawith backup sometimes days awaythe Troopers face danger to protect the people and wildlife of Alaska.
Season 5 episodes include Trail of Blood, Loaded for Bear, Bear Aware, Smell of Death, Burglars & Bears, Lock ’N Load Neighbors, Hammered on the Holiday, Battling Demons, and Shotgun Standoff, Carnival Chaos.
Airplanes are the lifeblood of Alaska, transporting critical
supplies and rescuing the lost and injured in areas where roads don't reach. But violent weather and extreme terrain make these the most dangerous skies in the country, and bush pilots often ...