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Ranking the Best Seasons of 'Longmire'

Updated July 29, 2020 104 votes 27 voters 1.5k views6 items

All the seasons of Longmire have been great, but which seasons really stand out? Walt Longmire will stop at nothing to solve major crimes occurring in Absaroka County, Wyoming. Some of the most memorable episodes of Longmire come from different seasons, so picking the top season isn't easy. To determine once and for all what the best seasons of Longmire are, let's rank every Longmire season from best to worst.

Longmire is a modern western crime drama about a sheriff – whose wife was slain – and his investigations into robberies, kidnappings, and worst. Longmire premiered on A&E on June 3, 2012 and seasons four through six aired on Netflix.

Vote up your favorite seasons of Longmire , and vote down any bad seasons that you really didn't enjoy, despite how much you loved any individual episodes. It can be painful to put one Longmire season over the other when there are so many good ones, which is why you can vote on however many seasons you like.

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    The second season of Longmire premiered on May 27, 2013, and contains 13 episodes. This season finds Cady searching for answers while Walt faces an election.

    This season contains several memorable episodes including: "Unquiet Mind," "Election Day," and"Bad Medicine."

    Memorable moments from Season 2 include:

    • Vic receives a mysterious bouquet of flowers.
    • Cady is injured in a car accident.
    • Branch gets shot.
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    5
    Great season?
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    The third season of Longmire premiered on June 2, 2014, and contains 10 episodes. This season focuses on Henry's murder trial.

    This season contains several memorable episodes including: "The White Warrior," "Population 25," and "Ashes to Ashes."

    Memorable moments from Season 3 include:

    • Cady becomes Henry's public defender.
    • Walt stabs Ridges.
    • Branch and Barlow reach a stand-off.
    17
    2
    Great season?
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    The first season of Longmire premiered on June 3, 2012, and contains 10 episodes. This season introduces viewers to Sheriff Walt Longmire and the residents of Absaroka County, Wyoming.

    This season contains several memorable episodes including: "Pilot," "8 Seconds," and "Unfinished Business."

    Memorable moments from Season 1 include:

    • Walt learns that Cady is dating Branch.
    • Walt is drunk at a crime scene.
    • Cady learns the truth of her mother's cause of passing.
    13
    4
    Great season?
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    The fourth season of Longmire premiered on September 10, 2015, and contains 10 episodes. This season focuses on the investigation into Branch's demise.

    This season contains several memorable episodes including: "Down by the River," "Help Wanted," and "What Happens on the Rez..."

    Memorable moments from Season 4 include:

    • Walt shoots Barlow.
    • Vic gets evicted.
    • Walt finds Gabrielle who soon escapes.
    13
    4
    Great season?