Cheyenne is driving a herd of twenty horses north to Montana when he is stopped by rancher, Martin Storm, with some of his hands. After telling Cheyenne he is on private land, one cowhand ropes Cheyenne pulling him to the ground while hired gunman Swallow runs off Cheyenne's horses. Cheyenne with busted ribs rides to the John Dembro ranch. There John, wife Shelia and his teenage daughter Johnny help him. The two women both take an instant interest in Cheyenne. He recovers and stays on to earn money plus he wants to be paid by Storm for his horses. Storm has scared all the cowhands in the area working for other ranchers into quitting and working for him. He wants to drive the ranchers out of business so he can buy them out with Dembro owning the key ranch. The small ranchers won't work together until Cheyenne confronts Swallow to collect the $300 he wants for his horses. Swallow forces Cheyenne to kill him in a shootout. The ranchers hail Cheyenne as a hero until Shelia's desire for ... Written by
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Cheyenne, why do you always run off when I come here?
Well, if you don't know, I can't tell you.