The Life and Times of Grizzly Adams

NBC (ended 1978)




Episode Guide

    • A Bear's Life
      A Bear's Life
      Season 2 - Episode 3
      Adams, Mad Jack, Number Seven and Ben are enjoying their days, and are doing as much work as they can. Meanwhile, Ben decides to enjoy a sunny day in a way only a bear knows.
    • The Fugitive
      The Fugitive
      Season 1 - Episode 3
      Adams saves Will Boker, an entertainer and a magician, from drowning in a river, and takes him back to his cabin. Boker claims that he lost a bag full of his possesions when he was drowning, so Adams returns to the river and finds it, full of money. Boker claims that money fell in his hands by an accident, but what is the real truth?moreless
    • The Choice
      The Choice
      Season 2 - Episode 9
      Robbie Cartman takes his friends' advice and decides to take his deer Ginger back to the wilderness, where Ginger belongs. Even though Robbie hates to give up his deer, he let's Ginger go. Later, when he returns to see how is Ginger doing, Robbie realizes that Ginger disappeared, or fell into a trap.moreless
    • Once Upon a Starry Night
      Once Upon a Starry Night
      Season 2 - Episode 24
      In the Christmas Special, the mountains are safer than ever. The show is falling, and the entire mountain is covered in snow. While Adams is spending time with Ben the bear, digging up a tree and having a snowball fight, Mad Jack decides to have a race. Adams witnesses Ned shooting a wolf. Accidentally, Ned shoots the snow, and causes an avalanche.moreless
    • Beaver Dam
      Beaver Dam
      Season 1 - Episode 11
      Adams' cabin is in danger when a group of beavears, after their valley was destroyed by a forest fire, move into Adams' valley. Mad Jack suggests that Adams' should get rid of them, but he has another plan.
    • Adam's Cub
      Adam's Cub
      Season 1 - Episode 1
      A young girl named Eliza Bowker, traveling to the west with her parents in a covered wagon, gets lost in the vast mountain wilderness. While her parents look for her, Eliza is attacked by a lion, but Ben the bear rescues her, and takes her to Adams' cabin.
    • Howdy-Do, I'm Mad Jack
      Howdy-Do, I'm Mad Jack
      Season 1 - Episode 5
      Mad Jack accidentally becomes trapped on a raft in rapids and Adams sets up to find the man, but when he finds his personal belongings, Adams is convinced that Mad Jack is gone, and he recalls the first time he met Jack.
    • Unwelcome Neighbor
      Unwelcome Neighbor
      Season 1 - Episode 4
      When a man named Cartman and his son make a camp at the valley in the mountains, Adams wants to become a great neighbour, but Cartman doesn't want any help from Adams. Things get complicated when the Cartmans' build a lean-to downwind of the campfire and endanger their lives.
    • The Skyrider
      The Skyrider
      Season 2 - Episode 22
      While Adams and Ben have to take care of a hawk, Mad Jack comes upon Mr. Milton Wright, and a few more people, who wants to get a glider to fly. Mad Jack is convinced that the "glider" is some kind of an animal trap and goes to find Adams, while Milton decides to fly with the glider, and has an accident.moreless
    • Gold Is Where You Find It
      Gold Is Where You Find It
      Season 2 - Episode 7
      Two schemers search for gold on the mountain with a map they bought for ten dollars. They eventually find another more honest way to make their living.
    • The Life and Times of Grizzly Adams
      The feature movie tells the story of James "Grizzly" Adams, a innocent fugitive, a man who hides in the forest, and takes care of a bear. With the help of his new friends, Grizzly will have to hide away from the bounty hunters and continue living his life as normal as he can.moreless
    • A Time of Thirsting
      A Time of Thirsting
      Season 2 - Episode 13
      A lack of moisture in the mountains brings problems to the inhabitants, who are worried about their animals. Adams and Mad Jack decide to put drip sacks along the mountain trails. Meanwhile, someone sets a fire in the forest.
    • Home of the Hawk
      Home of the Hawk
      Season 1 - Episode 12
      A tough old settler named and his daughter travel west into the rugged mountain territory, and after a small accident, they end up in Adams' cabin.
    • The World's Greatest Bounty Hunter
      The World's Greatest Bounty Hunter
      Season 2 - Episode 23
      Mad Jack & Adams' friendship is put under a test when Mad Jack returns to the mountain with a fever that causes him to halucinate. Mad Jack thinks he is the world's greatest bounty hunter, named Brett Carson, and his main mission is to catch Adams, a fugitive.
    • The Search
      The Search
      Season 2 - Episode 6
      Trapper Tom, a man known for trapping grizzly bears and taking them to the city zoo, returns to the mountain. Mad Jack realizes that he put new traps around the mountain, so Adams and Nakoma have to find Tom before he harms the mountain animals.
    • Redemption of Ben
      Redemption of Ben
      Season 1 - Episode 7
      While trying to rescue a raccoon, Adams is accidentally buried by a rockslide. Nakoma and Mad Jack believe that he is died, and they leave him under the rocks. Ben sadly wonders off, Nakoma and Mad Jack return to find Adams alive. In the meantime, Ben is captured by an owner of a animal circus, Mitch Morgan.moreless
    • Survival
      Season 2 - Episode 2
      Robbie Cartman returns to the mountain, and wants Adams to cure his sick pet deer named Ginger. Adams decides to help him and goes into the woods to get medicine, and ends up heavily injured. He loses memory and starts walking around, unaware of the danger that surrounds him.
    • The Seekers
      The Seekers
      Season 2 - Episode 14
      When Master Sargent Monahan arrives at the mountain, Mad Jack mistakes him for Maurice, a haf-bear, half-bull. Meanwhile, the mountain is about to be hit by a storm.
    • Adam's Ark
      Adam's Ark
      Season 1 - Episode 6
      Mad Jack accidentally runs into Pinkerton, a man who wants to bring Adams back to the town for the trial. He rushes off to warn Adams, while that mountain is in danger when a volcano becomes active. While Jack tries to find Adams, Adams has to rescue the animals with Ben and Nakoma's help before the volcano erups.moreless
    • The Rivals
      The Rivals
      Season 1 - Episode 9
      While escorting Sumi, a young Indian maiden back to the reservation, Mad Jack is stunned to learn that his burro, Number Seven, found a stone of gold. Meanwhile, Nakoma meets Sumi and thinks that she got closer to Mad Jack, so he challenges him to a match.
    • The Orphans
      The Orphans
      Season 2 - Episode 5
      Adams and Mad Jack are busy with watching two orphan children, Michele & Eugene, who are bored by the rules around the mountain, and decide to do something reckless.
    • The Spoilers
      The Spoilers
      Season 2 - Episode 11
      The people at Hoot Owl Creek find out that the fish is dying off and the animals are suffering from some kind of an epidemic, and it's obvious that someone is poisoning the creek. Mad Jack, Nakoma & Adams decide to investigate.
    • Track of the Cougar
      Track of the Cougar
      Season 2 - Episode 8
      Nakoma is looking for a cougar who destroyed his village, and tore apart some of his lodges. Adam realizes that it's Sekota, a cougar he raised in his own club.
    • The Renewal
      The Renewal
      Season 2 - Episode 19
      It's Easter, a special times for Adams' and the entire mountain. The guys, along with Robbie, are about to go pick up some things for the celebration, when they meet two strange guys, and then they witness their wagon bursting into flames after being struck by lightning.
    • The Storm
      The Storm
      Season 1 - Episode 13
      Ben and Adams prepare to welcome Mad Jack and Nakuma for the annual feast and celebration, but their preparation is interrupted when an Indian woman arrives, looking for help. Her daughter is missing.
    • The Runaway
      The Runaway
      Season 2 - Episode 16
      On his way to the river, Adams sees a black man in shackles, named Isaac, who runs away as soon as he sees Adams, but later he faces him, and Adams takes him to his cabin. Mad Jack thinks that it's a very bad idea to let Isaac stay in the cabin.moreless
    • The Quest
      The Quest
      Season 2 - Episode 21
      An extatic Mad Jack arrives at Adams' cabin where Adams and Nakoma are fixing the roof, and informs tham that he met an Army Corporal who said that the government is going to give a reward to all the animals on the mountain. Adams is shocked and informs the others that this is actually a scam, and that the corporal is actually a bounty hunter.moreless
    • Blood Brothers
      Blood Brothers
      Season 1 - Episode 2
      Adams recalls how he met Nakoma, a Native Indian. We're taken back in past to find out how Adams found Ben, how Indian fought with a lion and much more.
    • Woman in the Wilderness
      Woman in the Wilderness
      Season 2 - Episode 10
      The hunters in the mountain are surprised when a lady appears at the mountains asking for information about black bears. It's Mrs. Kate Jackson, a writer. Adams finds out the truth--Kate is a widow, whos father was killed by black bears, and now she is here to avenge her fathers death.moreless
    • The Great Burro Race
      The Great Burro Race
      Season 2 - Episode 17
      Mad Jack is visited by his old pal Gus Thackery and his wife Gerty, who are glad to see him again, but when Gus shows that he is still the same old competitive person, Mad Jack will be challenged into a race.
    • Marvin the Magnificent
      Marvin the Magnificent
      Season 2 - Episode 12
      Marvin the Magnificent, an elderly man, stays at Adams's place with his wonder bear named "Babe," when the bear gets sick.
    • The Littlest Greenhorn
      The Littlest Greenhorn
      Season 2 - Episode 18
      The animals in the mountains are acting strange, and Mad Jack tells Adams about the reason---a big gorilla was seen in the forest. But, the gorilla will turns out to be something else.
    • The Legend of Grizzly Adams
      The Legend of Grizzly Adams
      Season 2 - Episode 26
      After defending his innocence, Adams returns to the mountain to live with Ben the Bear and start new adventures.
    • The Trial
      The Trial
      Season 2 - Episode 4
      It is hunting season, a time when tribesman have to prove their manhood. A Indian orphan named Tumaqua catches more fish than anyone else, but a pesty otter eats everything that Tumaqua caught. After being teased by other men for coming back empty-handed, Tumaqua stals a bucket of fish by the river and runs away.moreless
    • A Gentleman Tinker
      A Gentleman Tinker
      Season 2 - Episode 15
      Mad Jack is convinced that he found a genuine leprechaun, and overhears Tinker talking about gold. Thinking that it's the luckies day of his life, Mad Jack wants to prove that he found a leprechaun, although nobody believes him.
    • The Stranger
      The Stranger
      Season 2 - Episode 20
      Captain Ulysses S. Grant, a famous person arrives at the mountains, and explains how he is writing a book, and talks to them about how he could never live in the mountains and survive on his own. Adams will teach him a few things he learned over the past few years.moreless
    • Hot Air Hero
      Hot Air Hero
      Season 2 - Episode 1
      An accident happens during an experimental ballon flight, which causes an unexpected visitor to end up in Adams' cabin--Monsieur Andre Gerard, a balloonist trying to speed up the Pony Express mail system to air mail.
    • The Tenderfoot
      The Tenderfoot
      Season 1 - Episode 8
      Mad Jack meets a young tenderfoot named Teddy in the wilderness, and believes that he is just a clumsy novice, which turns out to be true, when Teddy, or let's say Theodore Roosevelt, attacks Nakoma & Ben and attempts to ride Number Seven.
    • Grizzly Adams and the Legend of Dark Mountain
      Adams and his bear must confront a group of evil rpospectors who may have kidnapped some kids.
    • The Unholy Beast
      The Unholy Beast
      Season 1 - Episode 10
      Adams, Jack and Nakoma set off into the woods to find a monster, a strange creature that Mad Jack saw in the wilderness, a beast that makes Ben act umcomfortable. Soon they learn that the best is actually a camel and has an owner...
    • The Capture of Grizzly Adams
      The Capture of Grizzly Adams
      Season 2 - Episode 25
      A few years have passed since James "Grizzly" Adams had hidden in the mountain, and it's time for him to face truth. He must clear himself after all these year, prove that he is not a murderer and rescue his own daughter from being sent to an orphanage.