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Every episode of Longmire ranked from best to worst. Let's dive into the Best Episodes of Longmire!

A Wyoming sheriff rebuilds his life and career following the death of his wife. Based on the “Walt Longmire” series of mystery novels written by best-selling author Craig Johnson.

Genres:WesternCrimeDrama
Networks:A&ENetflix

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The best episode of "Longmire" is "High Noon", rated 9.4/10 from 1296 user votes. It was directed by N/A and written by N/A. "High Noon" aired on 9/10/2015 and is rated 0.2 point(s) higher than the second highest rated, "Ashes to Ashes".

  • High Noon
    9.4/10 1,296 votes

    #1 - High Noon

    Season 4 Episode 3 - Aired 2015-09-10

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

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Ashes to Ashes
    9.2/10 1,131 votes

    #2 - Ashes to Ashes

    Season 3 Episode 10 - Aired 2014-08-04

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

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • What Happens on the Rez...
    9.1/10 1,150 votes

    #3 - What Happens on the Rez...

    Season 4 Episode 10 - Aired 2015-09-10

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

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Bad Medicine
    9.0/10 1,068 votes

    #4 - Bad Medicine

    Season 2 Episode 13 - Aired 2013-08-26

    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.

    Director: Michael Offer

    Writer: Hunt Baldwin, John Coveny

  • Down by the River
    9.0/10 1,324 votes

    #5 - Down by the River

    Season 4 Episode 1 - Aired 2015-09-10

    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.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Election Day
    8.9/10 1,020 votes

    #6 - Election Day

    Season 2 Episode 10 - Aired 2013-08-05

    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.

    Director: J. Michael Muro

    Writer: Hunt Baldwin, John Coveny

  • Burned Up My Tears
    8.9/10 540 votes

    #7 - Burned Up My Tears

    Season 6 Episode 5 - Aired 2017-11-17

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

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Population 25
    8.8/10 1,057 votes

    #8 - Population 25

    Season 3 Episode 7 - Aired 2014-07-14

    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.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Counting Coup
    8.8/10 960 votes

    #9 - Counting Coup

    Season 3 Episode 9 - Aired 2014-07-28

    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.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Hector Lives
    8.8/10 987 votes

    #10 - Hector Lives

    Season 4 Episode 8 - Aired 2015-09-10

    When a former suspect in a rape case ends up dead in another county, Walt and Vic aren't convinced the death is an accident.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Shotgun
    8.8/10 1,052 votes

    #11 - Shotgun

    Season 4 Episode 9 - Aired 2015-09-10

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

    Director: J. Michael Muro

    Writer: N/A

  • Stand Your Ground
    8.8/10 571 votes

    #12 - Stand Your Ground

    Season 5 Episode 8 - Aired 2016-09-23

    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.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Thank You, Victoria
    8.8/10 523 votes

    #13 - Thank You, Victoria

    Season 6 Episode 3 - Aired 2017-11-17

    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.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • No Greater Character Endorsement
    8.8/10 499 votes

    #14 - No Greater Character Endorsement

    Season 6 Episode 6 - Aired 2017-11-17

    The bizarre death of a drug dealer points to a violent new Hector. Cady tries to help a sick child whose parents don’t trust Western medicine.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Unfinished Business
    8.7/10 1,072 votes

    #15 - Unfinished Business

    Season 1 Episode 10 - Aired 2012-08-12

    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.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The White Warrior
    8.7/10 1,025 votes

    #16 - The White Warrior

    Season 3 Episode 1 - Aired 2014-06-02

    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.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Wanted Man
    8.7/10 945 votes

    #17 - Wanted Man

    Season 3 Episode 5 - Aired 2014-06-30

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

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Calling Back
    8.7/10 1,048 votes

    #18 - The Calling Back

    Season 4 Episode 6 - Aired 2015-09-10

    A young Native American girl is raped on the reservation, which sparks new, volatile tensions between local oil rig workers and the Cheyenne people.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • The Eagle and the Osprey
    8.7/10 592 votes

    #19 - The Eagle and the Osprey

    Season 6 Episode 1 - Aired 2017-11-17

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

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Miss Cheyenne
    8.6/10 971 votes

    #20 - Miss Cheyenne

    Season 3 Episode 3 - Aired 2014-06-16

    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.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • A Fog That Won't Lift
    8.6/10 644 votes

    #21 - A Fog That Won't Lift

    Season 5 Episode 1 - Aired 2016-09-23

    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.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Chrysalis
    8.6/10 614 votes

    #22 - Chrysalis

    Season 5 Episode 3 - Aired 2016-09-23

    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.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Pure Peckinpah
    8.6/10 568 votes

    #23 - Pure Peckinpah

    Season 5 Episode 5 - Aired 2016-09-23

    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.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Continual Soiree
    8.6/10 585 votes

    #24 - Continual Soiree

    Season 5 Episode 9 - Aired 2016-09-23

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

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A

  • Opiates and Antibiotics
    8.6/10 485 votes

    #25 - Opiates and Antibiotics

    Season 6 Episode 7 - Aired 2017-11-17

    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.

    Director: N/A

    Writer: N/A