Barney learns that in order to keep his job and pass the mandatory physical for the deputy's office, he must weigh more and be taller. Andy and Aunt Bee spend a week trying to stretch him and fatten him up. The day before the physical, however, Barney is still two pounds underweight, prompting Andy to seek an alternative solution to the problem.moreless
Andy, Barney, and Gomer take a group of boys camping in the mountains to show them the pioneer life. Barney winds up getting himself and Gomer lost in the woods, and Andy must find a way to get them back to camp without hurting Barney's ego.moreless
After Opie becomes involved in a sales scam, Barney hatches up a plan to get him out of it, but gets himself into hot water in the process.