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 5, Episode 5

Butch Cassidy's Lost Loot

Josh rides into the Wild West to hunt for Butch Cassidy's missing money.

Tuesday
Mar 23
3pm | 2c
Season 5, Episode 9

Secrets of Brother XII

Josh uncovers the mystery of a treasure left behind by an insidious cult.

Tuesday
Mar 23
4:05pm | 3:05c
Season 5, Episode 4

The Secret

Josh searches for the hidden treasures featured in a 1980s puzzle book.

Tuesday
Mar 23
5pm | 4c
Season 5, Episode 10

Pyramid of Legends

Josh ventures into the ancient Maya city of El Mirador in search of the lost tombs of a mysterious ruling dynasty called the Snake Kings.

Tuesday
Mar 23
6pm | 5c
Season 5, Episode 11

Lost City of El Mirador

Josh concludes his investigation into the mysterious Maya city of El Mirador, from the possible burial of the elusive Snake Kings to uncovering the secrets behind the fall of one of history's greatest ancient cities.

Tuesday
Mar 23
7pm | 6c
Season 6, Episode 9

The Hunt for the Golden Owl

Josh Gates stalks prey that has eluded capture for 25 years, the Golden Owl. A book of riddles gives cryptic clues to where the Owl statuette, worth half a million dollars, is hidden. Josh joins treasure hunters using new leads to chase the fortune.

Tuesday
Mar 23
8pm | 7c
Season 6, Episode 6

Ghost Ship of the Great Lakes

Josh Gates tackles an enduring maritime mystery, the first ship to be lost in the Great Lakes, The Griffon. Using a state of the art two-man submersible, Josh dives in to find a ship so elusive, it's known as "The Holy Grail of Shipwrecks."

Tuesday
Mar 23
9:05pm | 8:05c
Season 5, Episode 13

Lost Gold of Jean Laffite

Josh ventures to the American south to uncover the mystery of real-life buccaneer Jean Laffite and the location of his hidden treasure.

Tuesday
Mar 23
10pm | 9c
Season 5, Episode 14

Mahogany Ship

Josh goes down under to search along Australia's infamous Shipwreck Coast for the missing Mahogany Ship. Confirming the vessel's existence could rewrite Australia's history.

Tuesday
Mar 23
11pm | 10c
Season 6, Episode 9

The Hunt for the Golden Owl

Josh Gates stalks prey that has eluded capture for 25 years, the Golden Owl. A book of riddles gives cryptic clues to where the Owl statuette, worth half a million dollars, is hidden. Josh joins treasure hunters using new leads to chase the fortune.

Wednesday
Mar 24
12am | 11c
Season 6, Episode 6

Ghost Ship of the Great Lakes

Josh Gates tackles an enduring maritime mystery, the first ship to be lost in the Great Lakes, The Griffon. Using a state of the art two-man submersible, Josh dives in to find a ship so elusive, it's known as "The Holy Grail of Shipwrecks."

Wednesday
Mar 24
1:05am | 12:05c
Season 5, Episode 13

Lost Gold of Jean Laffite

Josh ventures to the American south to uncover the mystery of real-life buccaneer Jean Laffite and the location of his hidden treasure.

Wednesday
Mar 24
2am | 1c
Season 5, Episode 14

Mahogany Ship

Josh goes down under to search along Australia's infamous Shipwreck Coast for the missing Mahogany Ship. Confirming the vessel's existence could rewrite Australia's history.

Wednesday
Mar 24
3am | 2c

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