About the show

Three modern families are dropped in the Montana wilderness, with only some simple tools and the clothes on their backs. Watch as they build cabins, raise livestock and form a strong, but dysfunctional community.
Season 1, Episode 1

The Journey Begins

Three families are chosen for one of the most extreme sociological experiments captured on film. They will shed their modern lives and step back in time to the Montana Frontier, circa 1883. Shock sets in as the pioneers start their journey.

Mar 31
4:30am | 3:30c
Season 1, Episode 2

Test of Time

Three modern families travel back in time and hit the wagon trail headed for the Montana wilderness. They're off to a rocky, dangerous start.

Apr 1
4:30am | 3:30c
Season 1, Episode 6

Survival of the Fittest

Worries of starvation continue to haunt the Clune family, driving them to break the rules. And as winter approaches, the homesteaders think outside the box to bring in money and food.

Apr 5
4:30am | 3:30c
Season 1, Episode 7

Setting and Breaking Boundaries

The Clunes continue to cross the moral line of Frontier Valley. And just as our families get a hang of pioneer life, they face their biggest challenge yet.

Apr 6
4:30am | 3:30c