Winter bears down on Alaskans, who make last-minute preparations for the return of the freeze.
Alaskans struggle to get through the everyday grind as a long, dark winter looms ahead.
As winter comes to a close, there are no shortcuts for Alaskans as they wrap up the season. In Kavik, Sue waits for her loader to arrive. In Chandalar, Glenn hikes up a mountain to build a snow cave.
65 miles above the Arctic Circle in the sparse Brooks Range, Glenn Villeneuve has given up nearly all modern conveniences to carve out a life of freedom in the wild.