The Best of Josh Gates

Offbeat Ways to Travel 00:41

From sand surfing to rickshaws, Josh Gates knows the best ways to get around.

 

Ways to Hunt for Treasure 01:07

Josh Gates is the ultimate authority in treasure hunting. How does he do it? 

 

'Expedition Unknown: Hunt for Extraterrestrials'

'Expedition Unknown: Hunt for the Yeti' Videos

5 Cool Things About Everest Base Camp 01:09

Josh Gates flies in to Mt. Everest Base Camp in his search for more yeti evidence.

Josh the Sherpa 01:45

Josh trades packs with one of the Sherpa guides and quickly regrets its.

Khumjung Earthquake: How You Can Help 01:56

Josh and his crew talk with local villagers about the relief efforts from the devastating 2015 earthquake.

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'Expedition Unknown' Adventures as Travel Reviews

Josh Gates has seen some pretty interesting accommodations on his adventures. Here's how travel reviewers might rate them.

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Expedition Unknown chronicles the adventures of Josh Gates as he investigates iconic mysteries across the globe. Gates begins by interviewing ...

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About the Host

Josh Gates

Josh Gates is an adventurer and avid explorer with a unique brand of humor and deep-rooted passion for off-the-map excursions. Travel Channel’s Expedition Unknown chronicles Gates’ adventures as he sets out on a global journey to find the truth behind captivating and iconic unsolved legends.

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Season 0, Episode 1

Amelia Earhart

Adventurer Josh Gates hunts down new evidence on the disappearance of Amelia Earhart. He treks to uncharted tribal lands in Papua New Guinea and ends his journey in Fiji, hoping to uncover the pilot’s remains.

Mar 12 Thurs 9 | 8c

Tuesday
Sep 24
10am | 9c
Season 1, Episode 1

Temple of Doom

Josh travels to the remote and land-mine-riddled jungles of Cambodia to investigate the lost city of the Khmer Empire and search for a mystical relic that gave its god king the power to incinerate his enemies more than 1,000 years ago.

Tuesday
Sep 24
6pm | 5c
Season 1, Episode 2

The Legend of Jesse James

Josh journeys across the Midwest in search of the legendary golden loot of famed American outlaw Jesse James. Along the way, Josh debunks myths about James, rappels off a cliff in the Wichita Mountains and follows treasure hunters into Buzzards Roost.

Tuesday
Sep 24
7pm | 6c
Season 62, Episode 2

Legends Never Die

Josh uncovers the mystery of a treasure left behind by the insidious cult of Brother XII. Then he travels to Eastern Europe to investigate the ancient origins and modern legacy of vampires.

Tuesday
Sep 24
8pm | 7c
Season 62, Episode 2

Legends Never Die

Josh uncovers the mystery of a treasure left behind by the insidious cult of Brother XII. Then he travels to Eastern Europe to investigate the ancient origins and modern legacy of vampires.

Wednesday
Sep 25
1am | 12c
Season 6, Episode 1

Global Game Show: Legends Unmasked

Josh Gates is in Florida challenging contestants about the truth behind some tall tales. He tests them on their knowledge of extraordinary legends, historical heroes and real villains as they risk it all for a big cash prize.

Sunday
Nov 10
12pm | 11c
Season 4, Episode 4

Butch Cassidy's Lost Loot

Josh immerses himself in Wild West lore on a quest to find Butch Cassidy's missing money. He traces the iconic outlaw's footsteps through Colorado, Utah and Nevada, eventually learning that he may need to find the man himself to locate the lost loot.

Sunday
Nov 10
1pm | 12c
Season 4, Episode 9

Secrets of Brother XII

Josh Gates attempts to uncover a treasure left behind by the Aquarian Foundation, an isolated, insidious cult led by the notorious leader known as Brother XII.

Sunday
Nov 10
2pm | 1c
Season 5, Episode 1

Extra Finds: Legend of the Crystal Skull

In an enhanced episode, Josh Gates takes on Central America's jungles to investigate the legendary crystal skull discovered by a renowned adventurer. Josh probes whether the skull is an invaluable relic or archaeology's tallest tale.

Sunday
Nov 10
3pm | 2c
Season 0, Episode 23

Beyond Extreme Adventures!

After three seasons of traveling the globe in pursuit of excitement and discovery, Josh Gates counts down his top 10 greatest adventures -- and misadventures. He also shares a rare glimpse behind the scenes and never-before-seen moments.

Monday
Feb 17
8pm | 7c
Season 0, Episode 42

Amazing Adventures

From the caves of Easter Island to the fjords of Greenland, Josh Gates counts down the top 10 close calls, strange situations and Amazing Adventures he experienced while filming Expedition Unknown. Joined by cameraman Evan B. Stone, Josh shares new insights into his exploits and bonus, behind-the-scenes footage that delves further inside his investigations.

Monday
Feb 17
9pm | 8c
Season 0, Episode 23

Beyond Extreme Adventures!

After three seasons of traveling the globe in pursuit of excitement and discovery, Josh Gates counts down his top 10 greatest adventures -- and misadventures. He also shares a rare glimpse behind the scenes and never-before-seen moments.

Tuesday
Feb 18
12am | 11c
Season 0, Episode 42

Amazing Adventures

From the caves of Easter Island to the fjords of Greenland, Josh Gates counts down the top 10 close calls, strange situations and Amazing Adventures he experienced while filming Expedition Unknown. Joined by cameraman Evan B. Stone, Josh shares new insights into his exploits and bonus, behind-the-scenes footage that delves further inside his investigations.

Tuesday
Feb 18
1am | 12c
Season 0, Episode 12

More Extreme Adventures

Josh Gates counts down his top ten most exhilarating investigations, including interviews with crew members and behind-the-scenes moments from the most thrilling, most frightening and most fun exploits during season three of Expedition Unknown.

Monday
Feb 24
8pm | 7c
Season 0, Episode 24

Over the Edge

Josh Gates shares his favorite moments from season three that didn't make the final cut, including never-before-seen footage, expanded scenes and more.

Monday
Feb 24
9pm | 8c
Season 0, Episode 12

More Extreme Adventures

Josh Gates counts down his top ten most exhilarating investigations, including interviews with crew members and behind-the-scenes moments from the most thrilling, most frightening and most fun exploits during season three of Expedition Unknown.

Tuesday
Feb 25
12am | 11c
Season 0, Episode 24

Over the Edge

Josh Gates shares his favorite moments from season three that didn't make the final cut, including never-before-seen footage, expanded scenes and more.

Tuesday
Feb 25
1am | 12c

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