Season 5

Aired 7 years ago - Jul 23, 2016

The golden spike, government hearings and unpredictable actions mean new beginnings and endings for the survivors.

Aired 7 years ago - Jul 16, 2016

The race to finish the railroad comes down to inches, forcing all parties to contemplate the end of the line, and what the future holds for them.

Aired 7 years ago - Jul 09, 2016

Chang force Mei to leave Truckee after discovering her secret; Cullen exorcises some old demons during his search.

Aired 7 years ago - Jul 02, 2016

Durant's plot to ransom himself takes an unexpected turn when Campbell arrives in town with the Cavalry to coordinate a rescue operation.

Aired 7 years ago - Jun 25, 2016

Cullen's nitroglycerin experiment provides an explosive backdrop for the railroad life in Truckee. Durant's plan turns deadly.

Aired 7 years ago - Jun 18, 2016

Cullen faces life-changing decisions in Utah as Truckee adapts to life without him.

Aired 7 years ago - Jun 11, 2016

The Swede's murderous rampage on the Hatch homestead results in a long overdue showdown with Cullen.

Aired 8 years ago - Aug 29, 2015

Cullen and Durant meet with President Grant to discuss the future of the railroad; the Swede puts his plan against the Mormons in action.

Aired 8 years ago - Aug 22, 2015

Cullen and Mei escort precious cargo through the California wilderness; Eva nurses Louise back to health.

Aired 8 years ago - Aug 15, 2015

Unexpected violence erupts in Chinatown during the festival of Tin Hau Don; Cullen confronts the Swede; and Durant involves Maggie in his latest scheme.

Aired 8 years ago - Aug 08, 2015

Cullen solves a Chinese labor strike in the wake of violence. Meanwhile, Durant pulls Mickey deeper into Union Pacific business.

Aired 8 years ago - Aug 01, 2015

Cullen contends with violence in Chinatown set off by disgruntled railroad workers. Meanwhile, the Swede manipulates Phineas in his plot against the Mormons.

Aired 8 years ago - Jul 25, 2015

Cullen and Fong find themselves in peril as they transport a locomotive over the Sierra Nevada mountains. The Swede gains Phineas' trust.

Aired 8 years ago - Jul 18, 2015

Cullen is in California with the Central Pacific Railroad, and must deal with the new workers.