Making Gold, Escaping Alcatraz and Tunneling Under

Don blasts and pours a million dollars in gold in the Rockies and retraces the Escape from Alcatraz. Way below Manhattan, he explores an engineering marvel. He's making whisky barrels in Kentucky and joining the parade in LA.

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Don Wildman and Tillman the surfing dog on a float
Don Wildman and Tillman the surfing dog on a float

Don Wildman and Tillman the surfing dog on a float

Don loves to catch some waves with Tillman the surfing dog on top of the Natural Balance Rose Bowl Parade float. 960 1280

  

Don Wildman and Beverly Stansbury

Don Wildman and Beverly Stansbury

Don and Beverly Stansbury discuss the float-making process at the Fiesta Floats facility. 960 1280

  

Don Wildman discussing the technical side of the parade float

Don Wildman discussing the technical side of the parade float

Don investigates the technical side of trying to steer a 150-foot-long float such as the Natural Balance Rose Bowl float. 960 1280

  

Don Wildman in the Natural Balance float

Don Wildman in the Natural Balance float

Who's ready for a parade? Don sure is as he sits in the driver's seat of the Natural Balance float. 960 1280

  

Tillman the surfing dog

Tillman the surfing dog

Tillman has been surfing and skateboarding since he was a puppy. He will ride the waves on top of the Natural Balance float during the parade. 960 1280

  

Don Wildman with bourbon barrels

Don Wildman with bourbon barrels

Don heads to Kentucky to try his hand at raising bourbon barrels. 960 1280

  

Cripple Creek Gold Mine Quarry

Cripple Creek Gold Mine Quarry

Don travels to the Cripple Creek gold mine quarry in Colorado to pour some gold. 960 1280

  

Don Wildman on the Natural Pet Food Float
Don Wildman on the Natural Pet Food Float

Don Wildman on the Natural Pet Food Float

"Me on the Natural Pet Food Float. Feeling sheepish about surfing dogs." -- Don Wildman 960 1280

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Rose Bowl Parade

Rose Bowl Parade

"Hey! That's Dick Van Patten in a straw hat!" -- Don Wildman 960 1280

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Don on the world's largest parade float

Don on the world's largest parade float

"Now there's some fun and frolic! The world’s longest, heaviest parade float ever. To carry water and dogs past their limits." -- Don Wildman 960 1280

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Million Dollars of Gold

Million Dollars of Gold

"Nothing less than a million bucks worth of gold. Actually more. Cripple Creek and Victor Goldmine." -- Don Wildman 960 1280

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Off Limits Crew

Off Limits Crew

"Behind our scenes, filming gold-smelt. It’s never just me, just looks that way." -- Don Wildman 960 1280

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Don Wildman at Alcatraz

Don Wildman at Alcatraz

"Alcatraz -- 50th anniversary of the famed jailbreak. Me, in my best crook costume." -- Don Wildman 960 1280

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Don Wildman at Alcatraz

Don Wildman at Alcatraz

"Notorious cellblock, Alcatraz. There’s a utility space behind the cells out of which our men climbed to the roof. I climbed it, too. The ranger, he took the stairs ... spoil-sport!" -- Don Wildman 960 1280

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Don Wildman at Alcatraz

Don Wildman at Alcatraz

"Where you’re not supposed to be on Alcatraz. But the ranger was kind." -- Don Wildman 960 1280

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Bourbon Barrels

Bourbon Barrels

"Brown-Forman Cooperage, Louisville, KY. If you want to make a bourbon you gotta have a barrel made of white-oak that has been blasted with flame and charred ... so that it’s no longer white. Hm." -- Don Wildman 960 1280

  

Ladder to a muddy bottom in Grand Central Terminal

Ladder to a muddy bottom in Grand Central Terminal

"The way down into Eastside Access, Grand Central Terminal, NYC … a ladder to the muddy bottom." -- Don Wildman 960 1280

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Construction at Grand Central Terminal

Construction at Grand Central Terminal

"Now that’s construction. The apparatus you see before you creates the concrete ceiling, 50’ at a time. I think." -- Don Wildman 960 1280

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