The Reek of Desperation-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.
New Beginnings – Kayce and Rip come to blows. Beth starts buying up land to protect the ranch. Monica begins a new chapter at the university.
A Thundering – 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.
The Unravelling (2) – With the walls closing in, John discovers which family and allies will stand with him and fight.
The Unravelling (1) – Rip faces a sheriff’s investigation after his accident with the tourists, Jamie’s political future comes into question, and Beth goes after Dan’s finances.
A Monster Is Among Us – Rip stumbles upon a dangerous and dire situation. A plan is set in motion designed to squeeze John Dutton and threaten his way of life. Monica begins a tough recovery.
The Remembering – A new partnership threatens John and the Yellowstone. Jamie ramps up his political campaign. Rip confronts Kayce about cleaning up his messes.
Coming Home – As Kayce feels the heat from tribal police, Jamie works some legal magic. Rip recruits a new cowboy for the ranch, and a beaten-down Jimmy begins to find some respect. John makes a play to keep Kayce and Monica close to home.
The Long Black Train – A secret about John comes to the surface. Beth shows Jenkins a rough night out. Quality time with Tate leads to a close call.
No Good Horses – The Duttons deal with a painful family anniversary. Kayce saves a young girl from danger. Jamie and Beth plan their respective political careers. Rainwater makes an ominous threat to the Dutton legacy.