Aunt Viola had believed it was real, and had looked her whole life for the fabled Indian cache. Kirsten is just as determined to continue the quest. But mountain country isn't tame, and snowstorms and wild animals seem to be conspiring with ancient ghosts to keep their mountain's secrets.
Luckily for Kirsten, her farm manager, Dane Clifton, is willing to join her in her search. They don't expect delving into the mythical past on moonlit nights to change their own lives.