A talented singer's fall down a flight of stairs disfigures her face.
A woman joins the wagon train in hopes of finding husbands for her daughters.
Flint McCullough is scouting for an open pass through the mountains after an early snow blocks the trail for the wagon train. He meets up with Steve Campden and his son, and the three of them decide to work together. The storm gets worse and they are forced to take shelter in a cave.moreless
Flint tries to take an escaped convict back to the law.
A woman heads west looking for her missing artist fiance.
Vincent Eaglewood was hired as the schoolteacher for the children on the wagon train and he takes his job very seriously. He takes the children on nature hikes to teach them about the land and animals, however they are in hostile Indian territory.
During an Indian attack on the train, Adams spares the life of Swift Cloud, the crippled son of the chief. Adams then learns that Swift Cloud was crippled by a half-breed.
A Quaker who is having trouble controlling his temper decides to leave the train.
Three nuns are traveling west in hopes of starting a mission school for Native Americans.
Flint is led into a trap by a young Indian woman whose tribe wants to trade him for rifles from the wagon train.
Vivian Carter decides to the leave the wagon train and marry her true love.
Jasper Cato is looking for a thief and he thinks he may be on the wagon train so he joins the train to search for him.
A rough-neck woman saves Flint's life and shows the train the trail westward.
A group of three men tries to swindle the people on the wagon train.
Ellen is convinced that a mysterious man is responsible for her fiance's death on an earlier expedition.
A sheriff mistakenly thinks an orphaned black boy is a slave and tries to free him.
Hunter Malloy and his partner come up with a plan to rob a young couple of their life savings. But before they can carry out their plan, Malloy discovers gold along the wagon trail. Adams wards the people that they must move on or they will trapped by snow but no one is paying any attention.moreless
Flint stops by Fort Bridges to visit some old friends and encounters an old enemy.
Kitty Angel and her adopted child are abandoned by the wagon train.
Dick Richardson and his wife head west in search of solace and a new life.
A young girl who is suffering from consumption is on her way to Colorado in hopes of a recovery.
A female ranch owner has control of the largest area in the territory and is attempting to take more from the smaller surrounding ranchers as well. She refuses to allow the wagon train to pass across her land.
A member of the wagon train shoots a buffalo while passing through Indian hunting grounds. Seth and Flint argue about whether Seth's decision to put the man in chains is right. Flint quits and leaves the train. Later the train gets to Tent City, where Flint has become the town marshal.moreless
Seth Adams comes across two Japanese on the trail, a Samurai warrior and his servant. They are carrying a large urn and are on their way to San Francisco. Three men steal the urn from them thinking that it is full of gold.
Flint sees an old friend, Millie Davis and her adopted daughter Penny, while passing through a town ahead of the wagon train. A woman arrives who claims that Penny is her granddaughter.
Francis Morgan is looking for his missing brother. He tells Seth Adams that a man by the name of Bije Wilcox wrote to him claiming he knows where he can find him. Wilcox is supposed to meet him at the end of the trail.