Desert Crossing

TZ Release Date


US Release Date



Feb 12 2152


Having repaired a crippled ship, Archer and Trip are invited by its captain to dinner at his camp on a desert planet. When the camp is attacked, they must fight for survival in the harsh environment…

The Trekzone Review

Everyone is not as they seem, or are they?

This episode deals with the problem that I would’ve thought many first contacts before it would have had to… what happens when you land at one camp (country) and not another? Another allusion by T’Pol in this episode to the Prime Directive that would eventually come.

Cast and Crew


Scott Bakula as Jonathan Archer

Jolene Blalock as T’Pol

Connor Trinneer as Charles Tucker III

Dominic Keating as Malcolm Reed

John Billingsley as Phlox

Anthony Montgomery as Travis Mayweather

Linda Park as Hoshi Sato

Special Guests

Clancy Brown

Guest Cast

Charles Dennis

Teleplay By

André Bormanis

Story By

Rick Berman

Brannon Braga

André Bormanis

Directed By

David Straiton

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