The BEST Episodes of Longmire

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: May 30, 2020

Network: A&E

Walt Longmire is the dedicated and unflappable sheriff of Absaroka County, Wyoming. Widowed only a year, he is a man in psychic repair but buries his pain behind his brave face, unassuming grin and dry wit.

Stand Your Ground

#1 - Stand Your Ground

Season 5 - Episode 8 - Aired Sep 23, 2016

Walt looks deeper into the Irish mob. Henry finds the book he needs, while Cady gets legal advice. Malachi and Jacob lob accusations at each other.

star 9.50
58 votes
Directors: Zetna Fuentes
Writers: Sheri Holman
Continual Soiree

#2 - Continual Soiree

Season 5 - Episode 9 - Aired Sep 23, 2016

Walt's obsession with Jacob leads to more tension with Cady. Vic testifies against Gilbert. Walt's anger erupts at the Red Pony.

star 9.50
58 votes
Directors: James M. Muro
Writers: Tony Tost
Fever

#3 - Fever

Season 6 - Episode 2 - Aired Nov 17, 2017

While Henry recuperates, Walt investigates the murder of a man whose land is popular with treasure hunters.

star 9.50
56 votes
A Fog That Won't Lift

#4 - A Fog That Won't Lift

Season 5 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 23, 2016

A shaky Walt searches for Donna as he and Vic reconstruct what happened in the cabin. Mathias has a deal for Henry. Cady tells Walt about a job offer.

star 9.00
29 votes
Directors: David Boyd
Writers: Hunt Baldwin, John Coveny
The Judas Wolf

#5 - The Judas Wolf

Season 5 - Episode 4 - Aired Sep 23, 2016

Walt and Vic investigate the bizarre kidnapping of a despised drug company CEO. Henry and Mathias deal with the ramifications of an overdose.

star 9.00
29 votes
Directors: David Boyd
Writers: Sheri Holman
Pure Peckinpah

#6 - Pure Peckinpah

Season 5 - Episode 5 - Aired Sep 23, 2016

Mathias must join forces with Walt after Henry discovers a drug dealer's body. Vic solves her housing problem. Malachi puts a bounty on Hector's head.

star 9.00
29 votes
Directors: James M. Muro
Writers: Tony Tost
From This Day Forward

#7 - From This Day Forward

Season 5 - Episode 7 - Aired Sep 23, 2016

When treasure hunters discover a body in a hollow tree, Walt finds a connection to an old case. Cady struggles to help a battered woman on the rez.

star 9.00
29 votes
Directors: T.J. Scott
Writers: Hunt Baldwin, John Coveny
The Stuff Dreams Are Made Of

#8 - The Stuff Dreams Are Made Of

Season 5 - Episode 10 - Aired Sep 23, 2016

Walt gets more bad news from the mayor. Vic does a strange favor. As Walt learns what's behind the lawsuit, Henry and Cady each face tribal rituals.

star 9.00
29 votes
Directors: Michael Offer
Writers: Hunt Baldwin, John Coveny
Running Eagle Challenge

#9 - Running Eagle Challenge

Season 6 - Episode 9 - Aired Nov 17, 2017

Vic gets a surprise visit from her father. An FBI agent helps Walt pin down the mole working with Malachi. A tough race enables Vic to move forward.

star 9.00
29 votes
The Eagle and the Osprey

#10 - The Eagle and the Osprey

Season 6 - Episode 1 - Aired Nov 17, 2017

A bank robbery ends in a shooting, giving Sawyer more leverage against Walt. When Henry goes missing, Cady tells Walt about a disturbing vision.

star 8.50
56 votes
Thank You, Victoria

#11 - Thank You, Victoria

Season 6 - Episode 3 - Aired Nov 17, 2017

Chance Gilbert's plea appearance takes a dramatic turn that pulls Walt away from his own case and sets him and Vic on the path to a showdown.

star 8.50
56 votes
A Thing I'll Never Understand

#12 - A Thing I'll Never Understand

Season 6 - Episode 4 - Aired Nov 17, 2017

An emotional Vic re-examines her life choices. Henry and Jacob join forces to pursue Malachi. Ferg helps Meg's mother avoid the tribal police.

star 8.50
56 votes
Burned Up My Tears

#13 - Burned Up My Tears

Season 6 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 17, 2017

As the civil trial begins, things don't look good for Walt -- especially after a murder puts him and Vic under suspicion.

star 8.50
56 votes
Opiates and Antibiotics

#14 - Opiates and Antibiotics

Season 6 - Episode 7 - Aired Nov 17, 2017

Walt wonders if a presumed-dead member of the Irish mob is alive. Mathias questions Cady about Catori. A mobile clinic raises Henry's suspicions.

star 8.50
56 votes
Cowboy Bill

#15 - Cowboy Bill

Season 6 - Episode 8 - Aired Nov 17, 2017

While Ferg secretly works the Cowboy Bill case, Walt and Vic try to find Shane Muldoon. Cady's office is trashed.

star 8.50
58 votes
Tuscan Red

#16 - Tuscan Red

Season 2 - Episode 9 - Aired Jul 29, 2013

Following an explosion on the reservation and the discovery of a charred dead body, Walt is bombarded with public confrontation as the Cheyennes blame the blast on gas leaked from fracking by Newett Energy. Meanwhile, Branch reconnects with Cady and uncovers information that could help him in the election.

star 8.00
463 votes
Directors: Michael Rymer
Writers: Tony Tost
A Good Death is Hard to Find

#17 - A Good Death is Hard to Find

Season 2 - Episode 12 - Aired Aug 19, 2013

Longmire investigates after he receives a safe deposit box from a just-murdered inmate that contains a severed finger that is linked to both a new murder and a 20-year-old armed robbery. At the same time, Vic's paranoia peaks when she suspects she is being stalked, forcing her to confide in Walt.

star 8.00
434 votes
Directors: Kari Skogland
Writers: Tony Tost
Ashes to Ashes

#18 - Ashes to Ashes

Season 3 - Episode 10 - Aired Aug 4, 2014

Walt seeks closure in his wife's murder and Henry's case; Branch is suspended but continues to investigate Jacob Nighthorse.

star 8.00
290 votes
Directors: Michael Offer
Writers: Hunt Baldwin, John Coveny
Down by the River

#19 - Down by the River

Season 4 - Episode 1 - Aired Sep 10, 2015

The team struggles with the fallout from Branch's confrontation with Barlow, and Walt's crusade to bring Nighthorse to justice spins out of control.

star 8.00
87 votes
Writers: Hunt Baldwin, John Coveny
High Noon

#20 - High Noon

Season 4 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 10, 2015

The investigation of Nighthorse heats up, but not in the way that Walt was hoping for. Cady makes a shocking discovery.

star 8.00
84 votes
Writers: Hunt Baldwin, John Coveny
Shotgun

#21 - Shotgun

Season 4 - Episode 9 - Aired Sep 10, 2015

Henry's attempt at justice backfires, resulting in new problems for him and a new investigation for Walt.

star 8.00
87 votes
Directors: James M. Muro
Writers: Sheri Holman
What Happens On The Rez...

#22 - What Happens On The Rez...

Season 4 - Episode 10 - Aired Sep 10, 2015

The line between justice and the law gets even blurrier for Henry and Walt as their hunt for a killer intensifies.

star 8.00
58 votes
Directors: Michael Offer
Writers: Hunt Baldwin, John Coveny
One Good Memory

#23 - One Good Memory

Season 5 - Episode 2 - Aired Sep 23, 2016

Henry renegotiates his deal with Mathias. Walt's search for Donna leads to too many suspects. A phone message sends Walt down an unexpected path.

star 8.00
29 votes
Directors: T.J. Scott
Writers: Hunt Baldwin, John Coveny
Chrysalis

#24 - Chrysalis

Season 5 - Episode 3 - Aired Sep 23, 2016

Walt unravels the puzzling case of a girl and her missing father. Henry helps Cady find a place on the rez. Malachi and Jacob's alliance is weakening.

star 8.00
29 votes
Directors: Adam Bluming
Writers: Tony Tost
Objection

#25 - Objection

Season 5 - Episode 6 - Aired Sep 23, 2016

Depositions for Walt's case go badly. Ferg loses confidence in himself. Henry and Vic help lead Walt toward the big boss at Manifest Destinations.

star 8.00
29 votes
Directors: Adam Arkin
Writers: Boo Killebrew