"If we don’t find gold up here, I’m liable to lose everything."
Fast-talking Jared Anderson got the nickname "Buckett" when he was nearly decapitated by a 10,000 pound muck bucket being lowered through a shaft – it missed his head by all of an inch. In his more than 17 years as a miner, traveling all across the country on jobs, Buckett’s had plenty of experience with the paranormal, from hearing eerie footsteps to having his tools stolen by Tommyknockers.
Kristen sees the opening in the side of the mountain for herself and makes a startling realization about the way the mine aligns with Baker City.
At the Crescent, the men blast down the barriers in the mysterious drift and make an astonishing discovery, while Kristen and Stan confront a dark presence at the old Octave Mine in Arizona.
Stan and Eddie check in with mine owner Larry to outline their prospects for what little remains of the mining season.