Raised together in the wild country of the Tonto basin, Jake and Verde grew up closer than brothers. But when they both fell in love with the same fickle woman, their friendship turned to raging hate. The only force that could mend that shattered trust was the raging fury of nature itself.
A young doctor - Dr. Kildare - falls for a beautiful patient who uses him to try and find her fugitive daughter.
Johnny Vickers has been offered a deal: rescue Judge Ken's kidnapped daughter from her Apaches, or be charged with murder of his rival. As Vickers follows the trail, he becomes more and more enchanted with the woman he seeks - and he is not alone. Navajos have also spotted the judge's daughter and are taken with her.
Eighteen-year-old Bill Turner lands a summer job as a roustabout on a hay-press crew, and is soon exposed to the harsh realities of hard physical labor. Exhausted by the work and ridiculed for his slowness, he silently swears revenge against his chief tormentor, Jumbo. Enter Big George, whose job Bill has taken, and the young student learns a lesson in friendship and what it means to be a man of the West.