A Beginner’s Guide to 'Josh Gates’ Destination Truth'

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'Josh Gates’ Destination Truth' is Coming to Travel Channel

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About the show

From the muddy swamps of Africa to the dense jungles of the Philippines, Josh Gates is on the mission of a lifetime to uncover the world's biggest mysteries in some of the most remote parts of the Earth. He'll dig deeper than ever before, doing whatever it takes to find his ultimate destination — the truth.

Friday
May 25
11pm | 10c
Season 1, Episode 18

Romanian Werewolves and a Raptor in Chile

Josh Gates hunts for a werewolf in Romania that has locals so terrified, they've abandoned an entire village. Then, he tackles the extreme heat of the Chilean desert to investigate reports of a dinosaur-like monster living in the blazing climate.

Saturday
May 26
12am | 11c
Season 3, Episode 2

African Dinosaur and a Beast in Brazil

Josh treks through the rainforests of Brazil in search of a giant sloth-like monster said to be lurking in the Amazon. Then, he is off to Zambia where locals claim a large winged creature has been attacking from overhead.

Saturday
May 26
1am | 12c
Saturday
May 26
2am | 1c
Season 1, Episode 21

The Siberian Snowman

Josh Gates heads to the icy frontier of southern Russia to find evidence of the Siberian Snowman. He and his team push themselves to the limit as they fight extreme temperatures and experience a close encounter with an unidentified beast.

Saturday
May 26
3am | 2c
Season 3, Episode 11

African Mysteries and a Giant Worm in Mongolia

Josh travels to Africa to uncover the mysteries on Pemba Island, where people are seeing unexplained orbs of light and hearing unidentifiable sounds. Then, in Mongolia, he takes on a frigid investigation for a deadly worm said to be wreaking havoc.

Tuesday
Sep 11
10pm | 9c
Season 2, Episode 11

WWII Ghost Hunt and a Japanese River Monster

Josh travels to Micronesia to investigate claims of unexplained noises and sightings deep below the Pacific Ocean. Then, he goes on the hunt for a giant reptilian monster said to lurking in a Japanese river.

Tuesday
Sep 11
11pm | 10c
Season 3, Episode 11

African Mysteries and a Giant Worm in Mongolia

Josh travels to Africa to uncover the mysteries on Pemba Island, where people are seeing unexplained orbs of light and hearing unidentifiable sounds. Then, in Mongolia, he takes on a frigid investigation for a deadly worm said to be wreaking havoc.

Wednesday
Sep 12
1am | 12c
Season 2, Episode 11

WWII Ghost Hunt and a Japanese River Monster

Josh travels to Micronesia to investigate claims of unexplained noises and sightings deep below the Pacific Ocean. Then, he goes on the hunt for a giant reptilian monster said to lurking in a Japanese river.

Wednesday
Sep 12
2am | 1c
Season 3, Episode 12

Thailand Cemeteries and the Naga Serpent

Josh spends the night in an abandoned cemetery in Thailand that locals claim emits strange noises. Then, he and his team hunt for massive serpent said to live in the Mekong River.

Tuesday
Sep 18
10pm | 9c
Tuesday
Sep 18
11pm | 10c
Season 3, Episode 12

Thailand Cemeteries and the Naga Serpent

Josh spends the night in an abandoned cemetery in Thailand that locals claim emits strange noises. Then, he and his team hunt for massive serpent said to live in the Mekong River.

Wednesday
Sep 19
1am | 12c
Wednesday
Sep 19
2am | 1c
Tuesday
Sep 25
10pm | 9c
Season 1, Episode 16

Romanian Forest Terrors and a Mexican Jungle Demon

Josh Gates meets unexpected challenges while exploring a haunted woodland in the depths of Romania. Then, in the jungles of Mexico, he hunts for a mischievous creature called the Alux that villagers blame for recent attacks.

Tuesday
Sep 25
11pm | 10c
Wednesday
Sep 26
1am | 12c
Season 1, Episode 16

Romanian Forest Terrors and a Mexican Jungle Demon

Josh Gates meets unexpected challenges while exploring a haunted woodland in the depths of Romania. Then, in the jungles of Mexico, he hunts for a mischievous creature called the Alux that villagers blame for recent attacks.

Wednesday
Sep 26
2am | 1c
Season 1, Episode 15

Mysteries of Haboro and Untamed Tanzania

Josh Gates heads to an abandoned mining town in northern Japan to investigate accounts of strange happenings in a deserted school. Then he's off to Tanzania to hunt for a terrifying beast that haunts the untamed African plains.

Tuesday
Oct 2
8am | 7c
Season 1, Episode 10

Angkor Wat Temple and a Canadian Lake Creature

Josh Gates explores an 800-year-old temple in Cambodia and has an terrifying encounter in the crumbling ruins. Later, he journeys to British Columbia to investigate reports of a monster living beneath a glacial Canadian lake.

Tuesday
Oct 2
9am | 8c
Season 1, Episode 8

Easter Island and a New Zealand Monster

Josh Gates investigates reports of voices and strange noises surrounding the Moai statues on Easter Island. Then, his team voyages all the way to New Zealand on the hunt for a large prehistoric bird.

Tuesday
Oct 2
10am | 9c
Season 1, Episode 25

Indonesian Mysteries and a Moroccan Temptress

Josh Gates hikes through the dense jungles of a forgotten Indonesian island to find the crumbling ruins that locals claim are filled with glowing lights. Then, he heads to Morocco in search of a succubus connected to a string of disappearances.

Tuesday
Oct 2
11am | 10c
Season 2, Episode 5

Ghosts of Mount Fuji and a Philippine Ghoul

Josh heads to Japan for a terrifying night in the infamous Suicide Forest, where locals claim to hear unexplained noises and see indescribable figures. Then, in the Philippines, he spends the night in the jungle to track down a ghoulish creature.

Tuesday
Oct 2
12pm | 11c
Tuesday
Oct 2
1pm | 12c
Tuesday
Oct 2
11pm | 10c
Wednesday
Oct 3
2am | 1c
Tuesday
Oct 9
8am | 7c