If you’re a fan of the Discovery Channel series Gold Rush, you are going to want to tune into the special airing March 31 at 9 p.m. ET, after an all-day marathon of Gold Rush. The special is titled Parker’s Trail: Footsteps of Legends and will follow Parker Schnabel as he recreates the trail of historic gold miners in Alaska. The 22 year old star of Gold Rush will be accompanied by a small team. This will kick off what appears to be a 3 part series on Discovery. So, do you want to watch Gold Rush: Parker’s Trail online without cable?
Read on to see the two available options to watch the Gold Rush: Parker’s Trail live stream. We also share what we know about watching the Gold Rush: Parker’s Trail channel, Discovery, on demand.
Watch the Gold Rush: Parker’s Trail Live Stream on DIRECTV NOW
AT&T has entered the streaming TV market with their new DIRECTV NOW service. This subscription based service doesn’t need a satellite like the company’s more traditional offering, just a reliable internet connection and you can watch Gold Rush: Parker’s Trail streaming.
DIRECTV NOW carries over 120 channels total across all of its packages. Their basic package starts at $35 per month for over 60 networks. There is sure to be a solution that works to watch Discovery as well as the Gold Rush: Parker’s Trail episodes live.
Check out the DIRECTV NOW channel list in our review to see what works for you.
DIRECTV NOW is still new, so there are features and devices still being announced. It does not have the mobile restrictions like the next streaming option we will discuss. They also have cool features like a grid-style TV guide, similar to those from cable providers.
They do offer special deals for prepaid customers on some streaming players, too, so check out the promotions they’re running currently.
You can watch Gold Rush: Parker’s Trail online free by starting out with a FREE 7-day trial of DIRECTV NOW.
Stream Gold Rush: Parker’s Trail Live on PlayStation Vue
Discovery is a difficult channel to track down, so we can tell you the only other way to watch live at the Gold Rush: Parker’s Trail air time is with Sony’s PlayStation Vue. In many ways it is similar to DIRECTV NOW, but there are a few differences.
You can watch the Gold Rush: Parker’s Trail live stream with one of the Vue packages. Packages start as low as $29.99 per month, or $39.99 per month if you live in an area with access to live, local TV. NBC, FOX, ABC, and CBS are available across some cities, so check out the details to learn more.
Vue is currently available on PS3/PS4, Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, and Chromecast. There are also Apple and Android apps available. You don’t have to be a PlayStation user to subscribe to the Vue service.
They also offer a cloud DVR, which is appealing for a number of reasons. You can record TV show and events. They can be saved for up to 28 days to watch at your own convenience. You can watch Gold Rush: Parker’s Trail online if you’re not available when it airs using this feature. The DVR is available at no extra cost.
Read more about it in our PlayStation Vue review.
PlayStation Vue does have some restrictions on mobile content. Though you may not be able to watch on the go with the Vue apps, you can use your credentials to authenticate through any available network apps.
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Are There Any Other Ways to Watch Gold Rush: Parker’s Trail Online Without Cable?
Before you go, we want to let you know whether or not you can stream Gold Rush: Parker’s Trail episodes online with the most popular on-demand apps on the market.
We checked on Hulu and see that seasons 4 through 6 of Gold Rush are currently available on the service. We can’t say for sure whether or not you can watch Gold Rush: Parker’s Trail streaming in the future, but we think it is highly likely.
Unfortunately, we were unable to find a listing to watch Gold Rush: Parker’s Trail online free with Amazon Prime. Season 7 of Gold Rush is available to purchase on Amazon Instant Video, but we didn’t see any reference to the special.
We also don’t see a way for you to stream Gold Rush: Parker’s Trail on Netflix. The popular streaming video site doesn’t currently have any of the Gold Rush series available online.
We hope we’ve answered your questions about how to watch Gold Rush: Parker’s Trail online without cable. More questions? Ask below.