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    Top Rated DiY Network T.V. Series Building Alaska Seeks Remote Cabin Build Projects for its 10th Season

    Are you, or someone you know, planning a challenging remote cabin build in the coming months? For yourself or a client? If so, want to share your build with our viewers?!

    The Last Frontier connotes a lot of things. Vast. Wild. Frozen. Unpredictable. Building remotely in Alaska connotes another: not easy.

    Those inspired to build in the middle of nowhere in ALASKA possess mad MacGyver-like skills, run on adrenalin and omit cannot from their vocabulary. Dorsey Pictures is presently casting build teams with extraordinary projects that are about to break ground or permafrost in the coming months. Build projects must be complete, inside and out, no later than late May, 2019.

    To be considered, please send an email to cbaggish@dorseytv.com
    In the email please include FULL contact information (phone and email) a little information about your build (schedule, budget, GPS coordinates) and some photos of your team and the build site.

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    Quote Originally Posted by alaskasockeye View Post
    Build projects must be complete, inside and out, no later than late May, 2019.
    "Alaska complete" (bare OSB exterior, blue tarp roof, pink insulation interior, no water/power), or "complete complete"?
    " Gas boats are bad enough, autos are an invention of the devil, and airplanes are worse." ~Allen Hasselborg

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    Cdubbin, builds need to be complete, complete.

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    Roger Rabbit....you should post this in the Cabin Forum as well:

    http://forums.outdoorsdirectory.com/...-Remote-Living

    ...probably get a lot more views...
    " Gas boats are bad enough, autos are an invention of the devil, and airplanes are worse." ~Allen Hasselborg

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    I think Michael Strahan is helping with that.

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    I just started a new house, however looking more like a 5- year deal than 5 month........also it's right around the corner from the Kil#$er homestead....so about as far from "remote" as you can get....lol

    " Gas boats are bad enough, autos are an invention of the devil, and airplanes are worse." ~Allen Hasselborg

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    Quote Originally Posted by cdubbin View Post
    .....also it's right around the corner from the Kil#$er homestead....so about as far from "remote" as you can get....lol
    Oh my God now you too are gonna starve to death if you don't get your winter meat...!!!
    Sheep hunting...... the pain goes away, but the stupidity remains...!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by alaskasockeye View Post
    Top Rated DiY Network T.V. Series Building Alaska Seeks Remote Cabin Build Projects for its 10th Season

    Are you, or someone you know, planning a challenging remote cabin build in the coming months? For yourself or a client? If so, want to share your build with our viewers?!

    The Last Frontier connotes a lot of things. Vast. Wild. Frozen. Unpredictable. Building remotely in Alaska connotes another: not easy.

    Those inspired to build in the middle of nowhere in ALASKA possess mad MacGyver-like skills, run on adrenalin and omit cannot from their vocabulary. Dorsey Pictures is presently casting build teams with extraordinary projects that are about to break ground or permafrost in the coming months. Build projects must be complete, inside and out, no later than late May, 2019.

    To be considered, please send an email to cbaggish@dorseytv.com
    In the email please include FULL contact information (phone and email) a little information about your build (schedule, budget, GPS coordinates) and some photos of your team and the build site.
    I am currently in the process of planning a cabin build on one of my remote properties, however, I'm skeptical of the time constraints of the show. May and June are prime building times. Kind of a last minute ask to be looking for filming opportunities.

    I'm probably like most Alaskan builders and plan on a multi year build. I will be hauling construction materials out to the site by snow machine this spring and plan on starting the foundation this spring. I'm fairly certain I will get the cabin roughed in this summer. But a lot needs to happen to get this done. I need major access improvements, ie. a much better trail from the river to the cabin site as well as land clearing.

    I hope you find your guy, but a quickie cabin build is not really the "Alaskan" way, especially when you are really building remote. My new project is practically in town compared to my last one. However, its still 6-7mi from the road by snowmachine and about the same by boat. My cabin on the Kantishna was 42mi from Nenana by snowmachine or 110mi by boat.

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