The BEST Episodes of Frontier (2016)

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Jan 17, 2020

The chaotic and violent struggle to control wealth and power in the North American fur trade in the late 18th century. Told from multiple perspectives, Frontier takes place in a world where business negotiations might be resolved with close-quarter hatchet fights, and where delicate relations between native tribes and Europeans can spark bloody conflicts.

The Gallows

#1 - The Gallows

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Dec 11, 2016

Chaos ensues at Fort James when Michael and Sokanon conspire to free Harp from Benton's grip.

star 7.83
894 votes
Directors: Ken Girotti
Writers: Greg Spottiswood
Cannonball

#2 - Cannonball

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 15, 2017

Michael digs the tunnel as Chesterfield conducts live drills. Emberly returns to Fort James to discover what Chesterfield has done to her alehouse. Elizabeth Carruthers lets Douglas get close and comes face to face with Grant.

star 7.78
465 votes
Mushkegowuk Esquewu

#3 - Mushkegowuk Esquewu

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Nov 20, 2016

After an unprovoked attack, Machk leads the Lake Walkers to retaliate against the Brown Brothers; Harp sets out to find the truth while tensions increase.

star 7.76
1,095 votes
Directors: John Vatcher
Writers: Joseph Kay, Peter Blackie, Rob Blackie
The Sins of the Father

#4 - The Sins of the Father

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired Dec 21, 2018

While the new alliance teeters on collapse, Sokanon's crusade leads to bloodshed. Harp invades Lord Benton's castle and faces a dark temptation.

star 7.76
197 votes
The Disciple

#5 - The Disciple

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Dec 4, 2016

Captain Johnson closes in on Benton; the fort is reinforced with soldiers as Harp and Benton come face to face; Emberly makes a move to control Chesterfield.

star 7.75
901 votes
House of the Lord

#6 - House of the Lord

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired Dec 21, 2018

Lord Benton leverages Grace in his cause with the Hudson's Bay Company. Harp discovers a betrayal. Sokanon faces a perverse imprisonment.

star 7.73
195 votes
Keetom Takooteeoo Maheekun (The Return of the Wolf)

#7 - Keetom Takooteeoo Maheekun (The Return of the Wolf)

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Nov 22, 2017

Season Finale. Chesterfield reels from the theft of the pelts and searches for Harp. Michael meets with Pond and is faced with a hard choice when Sokanon arrives. Josephette and the Brown Brothers unite against Grant, and Harp must deal with enemies on all sides and make new alliances.

star 7.68
443 votes
Little Brother War

#8 - Little Brother War

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Nov 13, 2016

While Douglas and Malcolm Brown negotiate a loan with wealthy Samuel Grant, their brother Cedric Brown kidnaps a Lake Walker boy as trade leverage, setting off a deadly chain of events in the Bay. Michael chooses a side. Emberly takes a big risk that puts her in Benton’s crosshairs. Harp makes a promise to the Lake Walkers.

star 7.67
1,216 votes
Directors: Brad Peyton
Writers: Perry Chafe
Wanted

#9 - Wanted

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 25, 2017

Bounty hunters find Harp in the North. Benton sails to England at the mercy of Everton, but makes a new friend. Michael has a plan to make the Black Wolf more money. Carruthers and Grant vie for the attention of a French Marquis, and Emberly finds herself in danger of losing her independence.

star 7.66
509 votes
Directors: Brett Sullivan
Writers: Aubrey Nealon
Wolves

#10 - Wolves

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Nov 27, 2016

An unexpected arrival to Fort James puts Lord Benton and Chesterfield on edge; Emberly conspires to rid herself of a problem; Michael is shocked when he sees someone from his past.

star 7.64
910 votes
Directors: Kelly Makin
Writers: Greg Nelson
La Fin Du Monde

#11 - La Fin Du Monde

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired Dec 7, 2018

Emberly and Chaulk turn the tables on Benton; Michael makes an attempt at forming an alliance. In the far north, Harp closes in on his quarry.

star 7.64
271 votes
Satanazas

#12 - Satanazas

Season 3 - Episode 3 - Aired Dec 14, 2018

Harp and the group chase Emberly and Benton; Emberly tries to figure out what Benton wants; Douglas finds out about a betrayal; Malcom gets in some trouble.

star 7.58
212 votes
Dead Reckoning

#13 - Dead Reckoning

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 18, 2017

With a price on Harp’s head, Fort James fills up with bounty hunters. Emberly and Chesterfield conspire against Benton for the good of the Fort. Michael and Sokanon struggle to keep the Black Wolf in business, as Grant and Carruthers compete for supremacy.

star 7.52
613 votes
Directors: Brad Peyton
Writers: Sherry White
The Wolf and the Bear

#14 - The Wolf and the Bear

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Nov 1, 2017

Sokanon and Michael are surprised by an unexpected reunion and Michael formulates a plan to steal from the HBC. Benton makes a few more friends in low places, and Chesterfield turns the screws on Emberly. Carruthers investigates sabotage at her factory as Grant prepares to ensnare the Marquis with newly minted Lady Clenna.

star 7.51
485 votes
Directors: John Vatcher
Writers: Chris Roberts
Mutiny

#15 - Mutiny

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Nov 8, 2017

Harp travels to Montréal to do business with Elizabeth Carruthers. Michael and Sokanon arrive in Fort James to put in place their part of the plan, but Sokanon gets distracted. With Emberly gone, life has slipped from bad to worse at the alehouse.

star 7.51
430 votes
A Kingdom unto Itself

#16 - A Kingdom unto Itself

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Nov 6, 2016

Michael Smyth lands in the New World on an HBC ship and is ordered by Lord Benton to the frontier in search of fur trader Declan Harp.

star 7.43
1,657 votes
Directors: Brad Peyton
Writers: Perry Chafe, Peter Blackie, Rob Blackie
All for All and None for One

#17 - All for All and None for One

Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired Dec 14, 2018

Harp and the crew assemble more men in Scotland; Michael tries to come to agreement with the Lake Walkers; Sokanon is betrayed.

star 7.41
217 votes
The Low Road

#18 - The Low Road

Season 3 - Episode 1 - Aired Dec 7, 2018

Declan sets out to save Grace from Benton; Michael tries to keep the BWC together; the Browns and Samuel find themselves in the same boat.

star 7.40
294 votes