With the price of gold hovering at record-breaking levels, a modern day gold rush is under way. Yukon Gold celebrates the enduring myth of the Great Gold Rush and the irresistible lure of a modern day treasure hunt. In this series, follow intrepid prospectors hell bent on finding gold and have only four short months in Canada’s wild Yukon to earn one big payday. One good strike makes a man rich – one bad season can take him down for good. Battling mechanical breakdowns, the elements and 18-hour days under the midnight sun, these competitive diehards have gold fever – and it keeps them coming back year after year for another chance to wager it all.