The Ax Men are reeling from the news of upcoming layoffs. A couple of hours from civilisation Gustafson Logging tries to get back on track on the Challenge site, whilst discovering the site is aptly named. Browning races to meet a big deadline. Pihl Logging is now under the gun – to finish their Pig Farm job, and to find more work. Stump Branch have caught a lucky break and are potentially heading into their most successful season yet when they score their biggest contract ever, but will Melvin’s old equipment let them down?
REVERSAL OF FORTUNE:
In the Browning crew it’s time for jesse to prove himself as the hook tender and the pressure is on, facing Dad Jay at the end of an unproductive day is a daunting prospect. After a week of watching the money slip from his fingers Melvin at Stump Branch has finally got the parts in to fix his machines and is in with a fighting chance again. Over at Pig Farm Pihl crew are facing a tricky challenge, but father passes on knowledge to son and Dustin finds himself climbing a 95 foot tree to fell the top of it.