Gates embarks on fresh adventures in the new season of “Expedition Unknown” beginning Wednesday, November 2 at 9:00 p.m. ET/PT. The popular series has attracted more than 18 million total viewers in 2016 to date, is one of Travel Channel’s top-rated programs among A25-54 and a top three rated show on the network among Millennials.
“The ‘Hunt for the Yeti’ specials are all about adventure and fun, and this was the perfect way to kick off the new season of ‘Expedition Unknown’ this week,” said Courtney White, senior vice president, programming, Travel Channel. “Our viewers love the excitement of traveling with Josh Gates, whether he’s on an international multi-part expedition or a journey in America. The success of the show demonstrates our audience’s hunger for fun, thrills, discovery and just the right amount of humor.”
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