Kayce settles into his new role at the ranch; a damaging article threatens to expose John; Rainwater pitches his new plan to the tribal council.
Kayce and Rip come to blows; Beth starts buying up land to protect the ranch; Monica begins a new chapter at the university.
Rainwater teams up with Jenkins for a big business deal, but powerful new enemies look to block their plans; John and Beth groom a new political candidate.
John's enemies strike a direct hit on the Yellowstone. John forms an unlikely alliance. Kayce has his first day as a livestock officer.
Jamie tries desperately to walk back a previous mistake; Kayce tracks down evidence; Monica and Martin attend a traditional Indian horse relay.
John prepares to partner with a former pair of foes; Jamie makes a drastic move to protect the ranch; Jimmy takes a shot at a bull riding competition.
Tensions escalate as the Beck brothers become frustrated by the Duttons' unwillingness to play ball; Jamie looks for a fresh start; Tate gets his first horse.
John and Rip seek revenge; Monica ponders the consequences of her living situation; Jimmy clears old debts.
The Duttons gear up for a final fight with the Becks; Beth helps Monica out of an uncomfortable situation.