And a cascade of wrecks on two different highways mean both Al Quiring and Adam Gazzola must face their own night from hell. Next night, little Jamie Jr. Al runs into trouble on a steep and twisting logging road. In Alberta, Adam and Brandon face off in a clash that will change the course of the winter season. But the busy winter season is here and the custom-built wrecker still hasn't been delivered. In Alberta, tempers flare in the extreme cold as the new crew is put to the test. Scott returns after two weeks of forced vacation, hoping to finally get his new heavy rescue truck.
Ken, the new guy from the city, stops in for a beer and recounts his struggles adjusting to life on the mountain. Then, his classic restoration project - The 'Mighty Mo' - finally comes to life. Out of boredom, a prank on Rob ended on a sour note when news of a reefer truck with frozen foods crashes over a bank that ended up killing the driver, Jamie is forced to bring in a pick-up crew just to do the recovery while Rob guards the trailer. When a B-train loaded with lumber drives off a cliff in order to avoid a boulder, Jamie's called in to recover the wreck before it falls down onto an active railroad line. When a winter-worn cable snaps, narrowly missing Adams head, Jamie's most senior driver threatens to go on strike. Monkhouse, realizing he needs help in the car towing division, invites Kodallas for a lesson in a new truck, but Kodallas has words with his stepfather and walks off in a huff. Later Jamie makes a special trip to Mission Towing.
Brandon, Jamie's 17-year-old stepson and last winter's rookie, takes some heat for his work ethic but isn't afraid to throw it back. Rob's promotion to lead flagger is short-lived when police revoke his license for speeding. Ritchie jumps to the task, but the truck is slow to start, and Davis' crew is left to struggle to put out the fire and get the truck off the highway. Spring rains are causing rock slides on Highway 1. Howie leads a team on a dangerous recovery that sparks an unexpected emotional reaction. In northern Alberta, the Rotator faces its first real test as the crew works to prove they can handle the heavy industrial wrecks and extreme weather.
When Jamie then gets a call for a dream job it turns into the most challenging recovery of the season. A steep mountain road puts Ken on the edge. Spring rains are causing rock slides on Highway 1. The next day, a harrowing drive up the Coq in dangerous avalanche conditions leaves both Kevin and Samy questioning why they do this for a living. With his heavy wrecker in for repairs, Howie must use a few small trucks to try and tackle a very, very big job.
Jamie's team is called out to recover a semi that went over the cliff on rural Highway 3. That night on the Coquihalla, Gazzola is first on site to a grocery truck fully engulfed in flames. Jason and Merv tangle with a loaded semi in the snow-filled Valley but later Merv gets to have some fun on the Coquihalla. Ken and Dylan fight to recover a flipped logging truck off an icy mountain road. Jordie from Mission Towing faces a semi ready to split in two. Everyone has big, but not always realistic, expectations for the winter ahead.
When Colin slips up on a big recovery in Alberta, Jamie's brother has to take over the job - even though he's new to the rotator. But a long season has everyone's tempers on edge. A tough pull pushes Mighty Mo too far. Scott and Mike try to solve a roadside mystery on the Coq. When a new competitor rolls onto the mountain and cuts the work in half Jamie is forced to realize he can't afford to keep his world class fleet of trucks on the Coq.
Adam comes close to quitting, but then backs off when Jamie makes him a promise. While Adam scrambles to get the highway open, Jamie tries to free a semi from a steep, icy off-ramp. The next day is a battle on all fronts to get the Coq open - with helicopter teams dropping more bombs, highway crews faced with two feet of accumulation, and Jamie's team forced to call in a second rotator, who happened to be Jamie's brother, Jason. Working through blinding snow, freezing rain and an avalanche threat - heavy rescue crews battle to help drivers out of the 'closure zone' and off the mountain highway. Everyone has big, but not always realistic, expectations for the winter ahead. Monkhouse then turns to the new guy - quiet, tattooed Lundin - testing him out on a tough tow lesson. And rookie operator, Colin, learns just how tough his new boss Adam can be… when a seemingly simple job goes sideways.
His day gets even worse when Scott smashes the Rotator. Scott is forced to get 'inventive' to finish a job. Air Date : 19th-Nov-2013 Highway Thru Hell - Season : 2 Jamie Davis, eager for the winter season to begin, has one thing on his mind - amp up his manpower and his equipment, so he's ready for anything that happens on the mountain. A two-car collision closes the snow shed and puts Ken's towing know-how to the test. As winter comes to a close, Nik reflects on his return to heavy rescue while he tackles one final job.