The Best Episodes of Longmire

Ashes to Ashes

#1 - Ashes to Ashes 8.44

Season 3 - Episode 10

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

Directors: Michael Offer
Bad Medicine

#2 - Bad Medicine 8.37

Season 2 - Episode 13

Walt and Branch team up when an apparent suicide is connected to Cady's accident. Meanwhile, Detective Fales returns with warrants, forcing Walt and Henry to face what happened in Denver.

Directors: Michael Offer
Unfinished Business

#3 - Unfinished Business 8.26

Season 1 - Episode 10

In the first-season finale, a teen is murdered after being acquitted of raping a Cheyenne girl. Later, Walt is forced to finally confront his wife’s death.

Directors: Nelson McCormick
What Happens On The Rez...

#4 - What Happens On The Rez... 8.22

Season 4 - Episode 10

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

Directors: Michael Offer
Natural Order

#5 - Natural Order 8.12

Season 2 - Episode 11

When a game warden is killed alongside an elk that was poached, Walt discovers a connection to a rare expensive supplement. Walt completes his sacrifice, and Branch closes in on the truth about Cady's accident.

Directors: Daniel Sackheim
Election Day

#6 - Election Day 8.09

Season 2 - Episode 10

On election day, Walt and Branch aren't thinking about politics when Cady is badly injured by a hit-and-run driver. Vic and Ferg investigate, and Walt has a flashback to when Cady was a little girl.

Directors: J. Michael Muro
Counting Coup

#7 - Counting Coup 8.08

Season 3 - Episode 9

Walt is seriously concerned by Branch's behavior, but makes a key discovery in the David Ridges case. Henry faces a major setback in his trial. Vic makes an important decision about her future.

Directors: T.J. Scott
The Great Spirit

#8 - The Great Spirit 8.07

Season 2 - Episode 8

When a wild horse is found dragging a dead body, Walt discovers evidence of an illegal rodeo at a local farm. Detective Fales comes to town to talk to Henry.

Directors: Christopher Chulack
Death Came in Like Thunder

#9 - Death Came in Like Thunder 8.06

Season 2 - Episode 3

Walt and the team explore Absaroka's Basque community when a shepherd and his dog are found dead. Branch walks a thin line in his alliance with Jacob Nighthorse. Meanwhile, Cady looks to Detective Fales for answers about her mother's death.

Directors: Gwyneth Horder-Payton
Tell It Slant

#10 - Tell It Slant 8.06

Season 2 - Episode 6

Walt is tipped off to the murder of a supposed psychic by the Contrary Warrior, a Cheyenne who does the opposite of what people expect. While deciphering his backwards clues, Walt must also deal with a public debate against Branch.

Directors: J. Michael Muro
Population 25

#11 - Population 25 8.06

Season 3 - Episode 7

Vic's vacation turns deadly after she and Sean are kidnapped following an accident. Walt is forced to make an unusual alliance to rescue the pair.

Directors: Michael Offer
Tuscan Red

#12 - Tuscan Red 8.05

Season 2 - Episode 9

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.

Directors: Michael Rymer
High Noon

#13 - High Noon 8.05

Season 4 - Episode 3

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

Directors: Christopher Chulack
A Good Death is Hard to Find

#14 - A Good Death is Hard to Find 8.05

Season 2 - Episode 12

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.

Directors: Kari Skogland
Wanted Man

#15 - Wanted Man 8.05

Season 3 - Episode 5

Walt teams up with Lucian Connally to narrow the field of suspects in his wife's murder. Branch's behavior causes problems.

Directors: Peter Weller
The White Warrior

#16 - The White Warrior 8.04

Season 3 - Episode 1

Walt deals with the aftermath of Henry's arrest and Branch's shooting.The search for the shooter, however, is complicated by Branch's insistence that it was someone known to be already dead.

Directors: Christopher Chulack
Miss Cheyenne

#17 - Miss Cheyenne 8.02

Season 3 - Episode 3

Walt splits his time working on a murder investigation and serving as a judge for a local pageant; Cady hopes an old friend can help with Henry's case.

Directors: James Hayman
An Incredibly Beautiful Thing

#18 - An Incredibly Beautiful Thing 8.02

Season 1 - Episode 8

Henry uses his tracking abilities to locate an unstable young woman who may be involved in the murder of a gas-station owner.

Directors: J. Michael Muro
Reports of My Death

#19 - Reports of My Death 8.01

Season 3 - Episode 6

A media frenzy erupts when a long-lost heir who went missing 30 years earlier is found dead. Henry makes a risky decision on his own.

Directors: Christopher Chulack
Dog Soldier

#20 - Dog Soldier 8.00

Season 1 - Episode 5

Walt and the team look into the disappearances of several Cheyenne foster children and an unregistered sex offender.

Directors: Alex Graves
Sound and Fury

#21 - Sound and Fury 7.98

Season 2 - Episode 7

After Henry overhears a disgruntled husband try to order a hit on his wife, Walt and the team must use what little information they have to prevent her murder. Vic is wary when an ex-cop from Philly shows up in Durant.

Directors: James Hayman
The Road to Hell

#22 - The Road to Hell 7.98

Season 2 - Episode 4

A cattle heist sends the team on an urgent search for the missing livestock and driver as well as the thieves. Walt is concerned by Vic's fearful behavior when she receives a mysterious bouquet of flowers.

Directors: Daniel Sackheim
Harvest

#23 - Harvest 7.98

Season 3 - Episode 8

A life insurance policy complicates the investigation into a farmer's apparent murder. Branch and Cady check out a lead in Denver. Vic receives an ultimatum from Sean.

Directors: James M. Muro
Unquiet Mind

#24 - Unquiet Mind 7.94

Season 2 - Episode 1

A prison transfer goes awry and Walt urgently pursues a serial killer and his fellow escapees, who have taken hostages, up a mountain. Facing an impending storm with very limited resources, Walt’s mettle is put to the test and hypothermic hallucinations force him to face his past.

Directors: Michael Offer
Of Children and Travelers

#25 - Of Children and Travelers 7.93

Season 3 - Episode 2

An investigation into the murder of a Russian adoptee leads the team into a shady underworld; Henry faces trouble behind bars while Cady attempts to secure him competent legal representation.

Directors: J. Michael Muro