McCrea and his son Hunt head out west to begin a quiet life of farming. McCrea is asked to join forces with a vigilante group intent on bringing justice to the community, but he refuses, much to the dismay of his idolizing son. Before long, McCrea is actually fighting along with the
outlaws in order to support his son and his new wife, Hale. All turns out fine in the end, however, when McCrea reveals that he has been acting undercover in an effort to expose the bandits.