THE CLOSE CALL:
The season is halfway through, and the gap between winners and losers is widening. Stump Branch tests a new but more dangerous logging strategy… and it poses danger to the men in the rigging. The Pihl men play while the bosses are away. Browning Logging is a team divided. Jesse struggles to prove himself to his father… but faulty equipment isn’t helping matters. A mistake on the Gustafson crew may end one man’s career.
LOGGERS UNDER FIRE:
In the wake of the plummeting logging market, the Ax Men are barely surviving. The Gustafson bosses have a close call while taking over for their laid-off crew. An old hook tender returns to the browning team, stopping Jesse’s ascension to company management. Pihl loses a crucial member of its team as it struggles to finish Pig Farm. At Stump Branch, the young guns take matters into their own hands when Melvin has to leave the site.