Current Discovery Channel Shows

Gold Rush

  • Discovery Channel
  • 9 seasons
  • Action, Adventure, Documentary, History, Reality TV

In the face of the economic meltdown, six men will risk everything to strike it rich mining for gold in the wilds of Alaska. Todd Hoffman of Sandy, Oregon, along with his father, are leading a group of greenhorn miners in search of the American dream and a new frontier. Gold fever is back, and the rush is on.

First aired December 3, 2010.

Alaskan Bush People

  • Discovery Channel
  • 10 seasons
  • Reality TV

Deep in the Alaskan wilderness lives a newly discovered family who was born and raised wild. Billy Brown, his wife Ami and their seven grown children – 5 boys and 2 girls – are so far removed from civilization that they often go six to nine months of the year without seeing an outsider. They’ve developed their own accent and dialect, refer to themselves as a "wolf pack," and at night, all nine sleep together in a one-room cabin. Simply put, they are unlike any other family in America.

First aired May 6, 2014.

Moonshiners

  • Discovery Channel
  • 8 seasons
  • Action, Crime, Drama, Family

MOONSHINERS tells the story of those who brew their shine - often in the woods near their homes using camouflaged equipment - and the local authorities who try to keep them honest. Viewers will witness practices rarely, if ever, seen on television including the sacred rite of passage for a moonshiner - firing up the still for the first time. They will also meet legends, including notorious moonshiner Marvin "Popcorn" Sutton.

First aired December 6, 2011.

Deadliest Catch

  • Discovery Channel
  • 11 seasons
  • Action, Adventure, Documentary, Drama, Family, Thriller

Forty-foot waves, 700 pound crab pots, freezing temperatures and your mortality staring you in the face…it's all in a day's work for these modern day prospectors. During each episode we will watch crews race to meet their quota and make it home safely.

First aired April 12, 2005.

Fast N' Loud

  • Discovery Channel
  • 12 seasons
  • Family, Reality TV

These guys cruise for the classics. Meet self-described petrol-sexual motorhead Richard Rawlings and mechanical prodigy Aaron Kaufmann as they search far-flung corners of the country for forgotten and derelict classic cars to restore at their Gas Monkey Garage. Heaps of rust are transformed into gleaming road warriors and sold to the top bidder.

First aired June 6, 2012.

Alaska: The Last Frontier

  • Discovery Channel
  • 9 seasons
  • Action, Adventure, Documentary, Family

Following the Kilchers provides a look into life off the grid, where going without running water and electricity and having limited contact with the outside world is part of the daily routine. While capturing the spirit of pioneer living is never easy, Alaska: The Last Frontier transports you to a place where day-to-day life is truly different from what we know.

First aired December 29, 2011.

Street Outlaws

  • Discovery Channel
  • 13 seasons
  • Reality TV, Action, Drama

From a 1969 Chevy Nova to a race-ready farm truck, the vehicles - and their drivers - come in all shapes and sizes and have one thing in common: the need for speed. But according to the STREET OUTLAWS of Oklahoma City - home to one of the largest undercover street racing rings in America – if you’re not on “the list,” you don’t matter. The “list” contains the 10 fastest street-racing cars in Oklahoma City and they are the best of the best. Not only will these guys will do anything -ANYTHING- to get ranked on this list, they’ll do whatever it takes to STAY ranked. Street racing comes first - before family, before friends and before work. The stakes are high and these drivers will put everything on the line to get to top, where there can only be one #1.

First aired June 10, 2013.

Mountain Monsters

  • Discovery Channel
  • 6 seasons
  • Reality TV, Adventure

MOUNTAIN MONSTERS follows a team of expert hunters and trappers native to West Virginia called the Appalachian Investigators of Mysterious Sightings (AIMS) as they defend their mountain home from legendary local beasts like the Hellhound, Yahoo, Fire Dragon, and Hogzilla in an epic battle between man and monster.

First aired June 22, 2013.

Overhaulin

  • Discovery Channel
  • 7 seasons
  • Action, Family, Reality TV

As the father of the modern hot rod and head of the iconic Foose Designs, Chip Foose is revered by gearheads in every corner of the world. His car builds represent the ultimate combination of art, technology and ingenuity, resulting in some of the most unique and breathtaking vehicles anywhere.

Foose brings his considerable talent, along with co-hosts Chris Jacobs and Jessi Combs, to an all-new OVERHAULIN’. The show will go beyond the garage, exploring engaging human stories and the strong emotional connection between man and machine. The restoration projects feature deserving individuals ranging from returning veterans to those negatively impacted by the tough economy. Each altered auto becomes a life-changing surprise for its unknowing owner.

First aired April 13, 2004.

Dual Survival

  • Discovery Channel
  • 4 seasons
  • Action, Adventure, Documentary, Drama, Family, Reality TV

Experts agree there are some very basic and universal rules for surviving in the wild. Find shelter, find water, find food, find help. Beyond that, there's not much they agree on. None know this better than Cody Lundin and Joseph Teti, who take on some of the planet's most unforgiving terrain to demonstrate, in their own way, how the right skills and some creative thinking can keep you alive. Together, with their drastically different backgrounds, the survivalists are dropped into a scenario that could happen to anyone: marooned boaters, lost hikers, stranded mountain climbers. Equipped with minimal gear that would have been carried in the real-life situations, Teti and Lundin must draw upon their arsenal of skills to devise extraordinary ways to use what they can find in their surroundings, as well as ordinary objects, and demonstrate what it takes to stay alive.

First aired June 11, 2010.

Bering Sea Gold

  • Discovery Channel
  • 11 seasons
  • Drama, Family

Life is not easy for the gold dredgers in the frontier town of Nome, Alaska. But that doesn't stop the crew of driven and sometimes desperate fortune seekers from hunting gold at the bottom of the Bering Sea.

First aired January 27, 2012.

American Chopper: The Series

  • Discovery Channel
  • 8 seasons
  • Family

American Chopper profiles the lives of New York natives Paul Teutul Sr. and son Paul Jr. of Orange County Choppers (OCC), creators of the world's most outrageous custom motorcycles. Follow the day-to-day drama of this volatile father and son team as they battle impossible deadlines and each other to push the envelope of motorcycle design and fabrication.

First aired March 31, 2003.

Amish Mafia

  • Discovery Channel
  • 4 seasons
  • Action, Crime, Drama, Family

Untrusting of outside law enforcement, some Amish in Lancaster County, PA have for many years regularly turned to a small organized group of men for protection and justice. The series provides a first-ever look at the men who protect and maintain peace and order within the Amish community in Lancaster. The 2006 School shootings in Lancaster County during which five young Amish girls were killed and five more seriously injured by a non-Amish milk truck driver brought to the nation's attention the vulnerabilities of the Amish community, and their need for continued protection.

First aired December 11, 2012.

Yukon Men

  • Discovery Channel
  • 6 seasons
  • Family

There's a town deep in the remote interior of Alaska, at the junction of two powerful rivers, with no roads in or out, where wolves howling through the frigid night air reminds the 200 people living there how isolated they really are. Alaska as its people face one of the most brutal winters on record. Life here is harsh. People struggle to find food and heat; battle life-threatening predators just to survive. Boys grow into men quickly here because they must help the family survive. Father-son bonding and tensions take on a new meaning in this environment. The stakes are high in Tanana, and to defy the odds, to survive and to battle the harsh Alaskan wilderness, these YUKON MEN must overcome obstacles, stick together and prevail.

First aired August 24, 2012.

Vegas Rat Rods

  • Discovery Channel
  • 3 seasons
  • Reality TV

Steve Darnell and his team of rat rod specialists are master automotive fabricators. They work out of a sprawling garage, Welder Up, on the outskirts of the Las Vegas Strip, re-building one-of-a-kind Mad Max-style “rat rod” cars out of hidden treasure for quirky customers.

First aired April 17, 2014.