The Last Alaskans is a documentary/reality show that documents the lives of people who live in the Alaskan wilderness. The show initially aired on Animal Planet. But following its popularity, the Discovery channel adopted it a year later. The documented families live in Alaska hundreds of miles far from the mainland in government-constructed cabins. Bob Harte, Ray Lewis, Edna, and Heimo Korth originally starred in the show. The cast was later expanded to Ashley and Tyler Shelden and Charlie Jagow.
In this article, we emphasize the present situation of the cast of The Last Alaskans. So, what are they doing now? Let’s find out.
Why was “The Last Alaskans” Cancelled?
It’s no doubt, The Last Alaskans” is one of the best tv shows about Alaska and the life in the wilderness. When the show ended after season 4 in 2019, thousands of fans are wondering what really happened to the show. Sadly, neither the Discovery network, nor anyone from the show has revealed anything about the reason behind the ending of the show.
What are The Last Alaskans Cast Doing Now?
The TV series comprises many unique characters who make watching the show worthwhile. They live in the wilderness of Alaska amidst dangerous wild animals and challenging habitats. Below we talk about the main characters and what they are doing in 2021.
Heimo Korth is one of the main casts of The Last Alaskans. They also sometimes term him as the godfather of the final frontier on the show. Even though Heimo spends most of his time outdoors, he has a home equivalent cabin constructed by the Government. Every season he switches the cabins and lives mostly alongside Coleen River, south to the Brooks Range.
In 2021, Heimo Korth still resides in the cabins and shows no interest in quitting the refugee life. He does share photographs of being in the city in his social handle and travel once in a while. He is quite content with his Alaskan life. Heimo and his wife Edna Korth rely on hunting and fishing for survival.
Edna is the wife of Heimo Korth, who features in the show The Last Alaskans. The TV personality was born on 25 Jan 1954. Edna is also older than her partner. Alongside Heimo, she engages in fishing, hunting and survives in wild Alaska. The duo lives 400 miles from the mainland.
In 2021, Edna lives with her husband. She is a little active on social media with occasional postings.
Charlie was born in Alaska in 1998 to parents Paul and Dawn Jagow. Even though he received some formal education at Lathrop High, his actual knowledge was built in the wilderness of Alaska. In 2018, he received the Outfitters License and also built his cabin soon after that. The TV personality is quite inactive on social media. His last post was on 26 March 2020.
His whereabouts are unknown in 2021. With the rumours of a new season, we might get to see him soon on TV.
Ashley is not a native of Alaska. The TV personality and blogger is a new addition to the show. She, alongside her husband, decided to start a life in nature. She runs a blog with the domain AlaskaSeldens. There, she talks about her life in Alaska.
According to the blog, Ashley is currently in Fort Yukon with her husband.
Tyler is Ashley’s husband, who features in the show The Last Alaskans. Currently, he is with his wife on Fort Yukon.
Krin Nelson and Scott Nelson
Krin learned the art of hunting and surviving in the wilderness from her father. She is a native and has spent most of her life in Alaska. She is married to Scott Nelson. The duo lives together and is a cast of The Last Alaskans.
The Last Alaskans official Instagram handle hasn’t been updated since 2017. Krin and Scott are currently in Juneau, Alaska. Even though they don’t live on the ranch, the duo visits Krin’s parents often.