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Winter’s Warning

The residents of Alaska's remote territories rely on natural resources for sustenance. When the freeze comes, this natural bounty of nourishment becomes harder to access. For Andy, fishing for chum salmon is an essential source of food, feeding the family every day of the year.

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It's been six years since Sue Aikens was attacked by a grizzly bear, and now it's time for her to face her fears and take on the challenge. She heads into the tundra, and after spotting a grizzly in the distance, takes aim. In Eagle, Andy and Kate Bassich have just fed the last of their fish to their sled dogs. Chip and Agnes Hailstone's whitefishing in Noorvik is being disrupted by a late freeze. And Erik Salitan returns this season, having just finished the guiding season a southern village.