"When a Tommyknocker tells me to get out, it’s time to go."
Keith "Dingus" Leingang is a dedicated adventure seeker who's been mining for 17 years, during which time he’s lost 20 friends to the deadly lure of the mine. Despite the risks – or because of them – Dingus remains undaunted by the hazards of his trade. He's highly superstitious and listens to warnings and takes them seriously.
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.