Baywatch - Season 1

(ended 2001)




Episode Guide

  • The End?
    The End?
    Episode 22
    An earthquake shakes the area around Baywatch headquarters and causes many problems for the lifeguards and for one, a life altering decision is made.
  • Old Friends
    Old Friends
    Episode 21
    Mitch, Craig and Garner go on a hand-gliding trip that results in a series of accidents for all three. Meanwhile, Cort sees someone that he thought had died years earlier.
  • The Big Race
    The Big Race
    Episode 20
    Cort enters a race to win the prize money and fulfill a pledge he makes on a yearly basis. Meanwhile, Shauni anguishes over the events of the past few weeks and deliberates her future.
  • Shark Derby
    Shark Derby
    Episode 19

    A local business owner organizes a shark derby but the event quickly spirals out of control and leads to a violent incident.

  • Eclipse
    Episode 18
    Eddie believes he sees a ghost by the water and has the others believing that he is losing his mind. Hobie learns that a friend's pet is going to be put to sleep for an alleged attack and resolves to help both of them.
  • Snake Eyes
    Snake Eyes
    Episode 17
    An illegal offshore casino causes problems for Cort and some of his fellow lifeguards. Hobie thinks his English class is going to be a breeze when Mitch starts dating his teacher but soon learns otherwise.
  • Muddy Waters
    Muddy Waters
    Episode 16
    Cort and Eddie go to a local water theme park to teach teenagers about lifeguard duties but one of them quickly resents their presence. Back at Baywatch, Hobie finds out that parents of his fellow students at school take a dim view of lifeguarding as an occupation and Shauni gets into trouble over pictures of her in a pin-up magazine.moreless
  • We Need a Vacation
    We Need a Vacation
    Episode 15
    Craig joins Cort and Eddie on a trip to Mexico for a long overdue vacation but things turn quite differently than any of them expect. Meanwhile, Mitch has an unexpected houseguest.
  • Home Cort
    Home Cort
    Episode 14
    A new lifeguard arrives at Baywatch and stirs up different emotions for the current staff. Jill and Shauni go into business selling sandwiches but find competition to be stiffer than expected.
  • Armored Car
    Armored Car
    Episode 13
    A pro-am beach volleyball tournament is being held in the area and Trevor tries to convince Jill to be his partner for the competition. Meanwhile, an exhibition geared to dum up interest in saving a local pier leads to an unfortunate accident.
  • The Reunion
    The Reunion
    Episode 12
    Mitch attends his high school reunion and meets a classmate that stirs up old feelings. Eddie, frustrated at having no car, buys one at a extremely low price from a buddy but quickly discovers the reason why the cost was so low.
  • Shelter Me
    Shelter Me
    Episode 11
    An approaching tropical storm has the Baywatch lifeguards preparing for its effects but the presence of two wanted criminals cause unforeseen events.
  • The Cretin of the Shallows
    A new hotel opens near the beach and a string of murders occur around the same time which convinces one of the lifeguards the two may be connected. Meanwhile, Eddie's dreams as he gets dental work causes him to act nervous around the significant other of one of his fellow lifeguards.moreless
  • Cruise Ship
    Cruise Ship
    Episode 9
    Eddie doesn't like Shauni's new boyfriend or the way he treats her when things don't go the way he wants. Meanwhile, a man who organizes large parties on a boat becomes a problem for the lifeguards at Baywatch.
  • Rookie School
    Rookie School
    Episode 8
    A woman steals a book from a powerful man and hides out from him with the help of Mitch. Craig and Gina contemplate having children when they are married but have second thoughts after meeting a couple while on a romantic weekend.
  • The Drowning Pool
    The Drowning Pool
    Episode 7
    A man is found drowned off the beach and Jill suspects foul play is the reason. A man who helped Jill bring the victim ashore decides he wants to be a lifeguard as well even though he isn't qualified.
  • The Sky is Falling
    The Sky is Falling
    Episode 6
    Gayle and Mitch continue to fight over Gayle's plan to take Hobie with her. A plane crashes into the water near the beach with the occupants, after they are rescued, looking to recover what they had with them.
  • Message in a Bottle
    Mitch's ex-wife is planning to move to Ohio and wants to take Hobie with her. Upset over the squabbling that ensues, Hobie takes off with a friend and runs into pirates on a nearby island. Eddie and Shauni squabble after Shauni accidently hurts Eddie.
  • Second Wave
    Second Wave
    Episode 4

    An old acquaintance of Eddie's comes to Los Angeles but it quickly becomes apparent that Eddie doesn't welcome this visit. Trevor dates a rich woman that is a handful for him to deal with and Mitch worries about upcoming mandatory tests that all lieutenants, including him, must take.

  • Heat Wave
    Heat Wave
    Episode 3
    Two people become stuck in a large drain that is rapidly filling with the incoming tide and Mitch leads a group to rescue them before it's too late. Meanwhile, Craig, under pressure from his law firm bosses, must make a decision whether to be a lawyer or lifeguard for the future.moreless
  • In Deep
    In Deep
    Episode 2
    Instead of attending summer school, Hobie decides to go power skiing with two friends, whose recklessness leads to a tragic accident. Eddie's lack of financial resources is revealed when Craig finds him sleeping in one of the lifeguard towers.
  • Panic at Malibu Pier
    Mitch Buchannon has just been promoted to lieutenant. Mitch and his ex-wife Gayle have an argument about what's best for their son Hobie. Eddie Kramer is the top rookie in the rookie class of ´89, and Shauni McClain is one of the last ones to qualify. Shauni starts off as a terrible lifeguard, but the experienced Jill Riley teaches her how to become a good lifeguard. In order to cheer Hobie up, Mitch and his old lifeguard friend Al Gibson, takes Hobie on a fishing trip. Then something happens and the boat sinks below the surface. Mitch and Al have to rescue the people on the boat. Disaster strike during the final rescue when Al gets trapped inside the wreck and dies. Baywatch arranges a funeral at sea for Al, with Mitch holding a speech. Meanwhile, Craig Pomeroy rescues a girl named Laurie. She is crazy and tells Gina at a party that she and Craig has had sex together. Then Laurie tries to kill Gina under a pier. But Craig comes to her rescue just in time. Trevor Cole from Australia works as a lifeguard at the local beach club. Trevor thinks that he's the best and Mitch immediately dislikes him. Even though Mitch doesn't like him, he tries to imitate him by climbing up a pipe using just arms and legs.moreless