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Kate Rorke Bassich is a TV personality. She appeared in National Geography's Life Below Zero along with her ex-husband, Andy Bassich. Kate and Andy have a daughter together. They divorced in 2015.

Relationship Facts of Kate Rorke Bassich

Kate Rorke Bassich is not having an affair with anyone presently.
Her sexual orientation is straight.

What is the relationship of Kate Rorke Bassich?

Kate Rorke Bassich is a divorced woman.

Previously, she was married to Andy Bassich. They first met at Dawson City in 2003. At that time, she was there as a tourist to explore Alaska where Andy was a riverboat captain.

They became closer after dating a short while, and they got married. The coupled worked hard, and lived their adventurous life in Calico Bluff.

Kate Rorke Bassich along with her ex-husband and 21 sled dogs were rescued by a chopper after the flood-hit their home by the Yukon river in 2009.

They also open a survival and dog mushing school named ventures. They together welcomed a daughter also.

After 10 years of relationship, she separated from her husband in 2015. Nobody had expected their divorce. She told that he had been verbally and emotionally abusing her. She left her home in January 2015 and the divorce was finalized in 2016.

She is currently living with her friends and family in a town in British Colombia, Canada.

Who is Kate Rorke Bassich?

Kate Rorke Bassich is a reality TV personality. She is famous? for the cast of the TV series ‘Life Below Zero’ which is a documentary show that aired on the national geographic channel.

Who are the parents of Kate Rorke Bassich?

She was born in the year 1956 in Canada of Caucasian descent. But her full birth date is not revealed.

She has not revealed any information about her father plus mother and has a brother.

Kate went as a tourist and lived in Alaska for 12 years and researched there. She has not mentioned her school and college name.

Kate Rorke Bassich: Professional Life, Career

She is the lead cast of the American hit documentary ‘Life Below Zero’ which is broadcasted by the National Geographic channel.

She was cast alongside her ex-husband Andy Bassich, Agnes Hailstone, Chip Hailstone, Sue Aikens, Erik Salitan, and Glenn Villeneuve on the show.

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The show explains the lives of people living in remote areas of Alaska. She lived at Calico Bluff where there are no road connections, no close neighbors and still she loved every bit of hardship.

She is planning to write about her life and experience she had ay Calcio and also likes to do a book featuring other domestic abuse survivors in which she likes to include their stories from their perspective and discuss their own road to recovery.

Kate Rorke Bassich: Net Worth, Salary

Her exact net worth is not revealed yet but she has an estimated amount of around $100,000 as of 2022. Also, her per-year salary is not calculated.

Is Kate Rorke Bassich involved in any rumors and controversies?

There was a rumor that she had been verbally and physically abused by her husband and she confirmed it through an interview.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

Kate has brown eyes and light brown hair. Information about her height and weight is unknown and is under review.

Social Media

Kate has around 3.8k followers on Twitter and around 24.7k followers on Facebook but there is no information about her Instagram followers.


  • Her ex-husband is also known as an American musher.

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Who is Kate Rorke Bassich's daughter?

  • Her name is kept a secret.

What happened to Andy and Kate?

  • They separated from each other in 2016.

Who died from life below zero?

  • Gary Muehlberger passed away in March 2021.