Angered by the loss of Colorado's resources, Garrett enters the campaign to challenge Wendell. With Merle Haggard.
Egged on by Father Virgil, Charlotte sheds her apathy and takes on the cause of downtrodden Mexicans. With Dana Elcar.
Nacho's Mexican relatives arrive; Mervin builds a fortune in real estate. With A Martinez.
The Venneford ranch imports a Hereford bull; Brumbaugh overcomes threats and finds success with his Japanese workers.
The acting Wendells (Anthony Zerbe, Lois Nettleton) come to Centennial; Mule Canby, now a sharpshooter, visits.
Charlotte Buckland (Lynn Redgrave) arrives from England; frustrated by the sheriff, Lloyd and Brumbaugh take action.
Led by tough trail boss Poteet (Dennis Weaver), the drovers endure wild lands, Indian attacks and raids by rustlers.
Skimmerhorn's son sees his father's madness but is unable to end the colonel's drive to kill the Pasquinel brothers.
Congress foils the plans of Zendt, McKeag and Mercy (Chad Everett) for a treaty with the Indians. With Pernell Roberts.
The Zendts arrive at Fort John, where they meet aging McKeag and his family. With Cristina Raines.
Anger dissolves the Pasquinel-McKeag partnership, but the two men meet again years later at a fur-trading rendezvous.
Pasquinel visits St. Louis, then returns to the Rockies with his new wife (Sally Kellerman), a silversmith's daughter.