TV Full List of The Rifleman Episodes

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Below is a complete The Rifleman episode list that spans the show's entire TV run. Photos from the individual The Rifleman episodes are listed along with the The Rifleman episode names when available, as are the dates of the original airing of the episode. The Rifleman episodes from every season can be seen below, along with fun facts about who directed the episodes, the stars of the and sometimes even information like shooting locations and original air dates. This poll features “The Decision,” “Sins of the Father” and more. Are you remembering a funny scene but can't think of the name that the The Rifleman episode is from? Scroll below and you'll find what you're looking for.

May 12 1959 - When his employer begins to suspect him of embezzlement, bookkeeper Asa Manning decides to hire a professional gunman to take care of the problem.

The Sheridan Story Jan 13 1959 - Frank Blandon, a man with only one good arm, wanders on to the ranch. Lucas gave Blandon a job to ""hire him and Mark a clear conscience"". General Sheridan and his patrol ...more

The Boarding House Feb 24 1959 - Reformed card sharp Julia Massini now runs a respectable boarding house in North Fork, but Sid Fallon is threatening to reveal her sordid past unless she lets him turn the establishment into a ...more

The Indian Feb 17 1959 - U.S. Marshal Sam Buckhart arrives in North Fork in search of renegade Indians suspected of the brutal killing of a Texas Ranger and his family, but the townspeople are suspicious of him when ...more

The Photographer Jan 27 1959 - Abel Goss, the photographer who took Lucas' wedding photograph, is in North Fork doing a portrait of Mark standing in the street. When Goss sees Col. Whiteside and his sidekick Jamison, he ...more

Shivaree Feb 03 1959 - Aaron Pelser's wagon train came across a pair of young boys on a buck board heading west and invited them to join the train. When he found out that one of the boys was actually a girl and the ...more

Oct 21 1958 - Micah Torrance, a once famous lawman, is introduced as a drunken derelict, who stumbles into North Fork. Micah, nursing an arm crippled in a gunfight, is hired by Lucas to help out at the ranch. ...more

The Second Witness Mar 30 1959 - Lucas puts his life in jeopardy when he agrees to testify in a murder case where the first witness was killed before he could testify, and the killer is still at large.

The Retired Gun Jan 20 1959 - Wes Carney and his wife Clair want to settle down and they figure North Fork might do fine. Wes is a well known gunfighter, who has promised Clair that he would hang up his guns for good. The ...more

The Deadeye Kid Feb 10 1959 - McCain befriends Donnel O'Mahoney, a tough kid from Brooklyn, and arranges with two men for the young man to continue his travels on their wagon, but then one of them is murdered and the other ...more

The Trade Mar 10 1959 - Outlaw Sam Morley falls in love with a young woman who has a serious illness, and asks Lucas to turn him in for the reward and then use the money to pay for her medical care.

One Went to Denver Mar 17 1959 - Lucas welcomes his old friend Tom Birch, who once saved his life, unaware that the man is now a bank robber who is on the run with his gang.

Duel of Honor Nov 11 1958 - When an Italian Count arrives in North Fork, his strange attire attracts the attention of Groder, a town bully. Groder trying to have fun with this stranger, destroys some of the Counts ...more

The Sister Nov 25 1958 - Rebecca Snipe is returning to North Fork after a long visit away. Before her stage left, she over hears a man saying he's going to North Fork to kill a big man with a big mouth. Upon Rebecca's ...more

The Apprentice Sheriff Dec 09 1958 - Dan Willard is filling in as temporary marshal while Micah is away. Some Texas cowhands are in North Fork looking for some fun and relaxation, but Dan keeps coming down hard on them. Dan's ...more

The Deadly Wait Mar 24 1959 - Dan Nowry, released from Yuma prison, arrives in North Fork intent on getting even with Marshal Torrance,who helped send him to jail.

The Challenge Apr 07 1959 - When escaped convicts hold up the general store in North Fork and take Marshal Torrance hostage, Lucas comes to the rescue.

Stranger at Night Jun 20 1959 - Mark's finding of the body of a murder victim starts Lucas, his friend Artemus, and Marshal Torrance on a search for the killer.

The Raid Jun 09 1959 - When renegade Apaches wound Lucas and kidnap Mark, Marshal Torrance joins with U.S. Marshal Sam Buckhart to form a rescue posse.

Boomerang Jun 23 1959 - When a rancher dies after the bank forecloses the mortgage on his property, his son blames the banker for his father's death.

The Mind Reader Jun 30 1959 - When a wealthy rancher is killed, Mark suggests that they seek the aid of a mind reader to identify the murderer.

Home Ranch Oct 07 1958 - Two hired hands of a wealthy cattleman, who has been using the ranch for grazing his cattle, demand that Lucas move out. When Lucas refuses, he is beaten and dragged and then the ranch house is ...more

The Pet Jan 06 1959 - Ward Haskins guns down Joe Flecker, who has evidence that could be used to blackmail him. Haskins thinks the information was given to Lucas, since he brought Flecker to the doctor before he ...more

End of a Young Gun Oct 14 1958 - Lucas is forced to give refuge to Will Fulton, a young bank robber, who was injured while saving Mark's life. While staying at the McCain ranch Will gets a taste of a life better than the one ...more

New Orleans Menace Dec 26 1958 - Tiffauges, a wealthy and sadistic Frenchman, who is used to getting whatever he wants, decides he wishes to purchase the McCain Ranch. Tiffauges' lead man, Xavier, proclaims Lucas to be muy ...more

The Angry Gun Dec 16 1958 - Lucas and Mark, returning from selling their herd, share the stagecoach trip with a Marshal and his prisoner, Johnny Cotton. Johnny's gang arrives to free their partner and steal the contents of ...more

The Wrong Man Mar 31 1959 - Young Mark McCain is eager to help lawman Jay Jefferson, who has arrived in North Fork intent on killing an outlaw for the reward, whether he is the right man or not.

Young Englishman Dec 23 1958 - Lucas gets in trouble when he accuses the foreman of a neighboring ranch of rustling some of his cattle.

The Sharpshooter Sep 30 1958 - Lucas McCain and his son Mark arrive in North Fork, New Mexico. Looking to start a new life, they come across a ranch to their liking, which is for sale. Lucas enters a Turkey Shoot in hopes of ...more

The Gaucho Dec 30 1958 - Rumson, without even saying to whom he had sold his property, left the bill of sale with the bank and moved away from North Fork. Curge, who's highest offer was upped by $1,000.00 is upset ...more

The Woman May 05 1959 - An unfounded rumor causes North Fork's outspoken feminist schoolteacher to be attacked by a mob of angry townspeople.

A Matter of Faith May 19 1959 - Although a drought has forced local cowhands to seek work on a railroad construction project, railraod executives are afraid that their workers will desert them if they believe an old man's ...more

The Brother-in-Law Oct 28 1958 - Mark's uncle, Johnny Gibb, a big time rodeo rider, comes to visit. While Mark idolizes his uncle, Lucas discovers that Johnny is on the run from the law for an Express Office Robbery. Stacy has ...more

The Hawk Apr 14 1959 - Young Mark manages to capture a hawk, but then falls into danger from a rattlesnake. When a stranger comes to his rescue, the grateful Mark invites the man home, unaware that he is on the run ...more

Outlaw's Inheritance Jun 16 1959 - Lucas is the town's representative to the railroad commission until an infamous train robber dies and leaves his ill-gotten wealth to Lucas. Lucas must clear his name and stop the reckless ...more

The Angry Man Apr 28 1959 - The McCains try to be tolerant of their embittered neighbor Abel MacDonald, who tels Lucas to keep off his land and won't allow his son to become friends with Mark, but they decide he's gone too ...more

Three-Legged Terror Apr 21 1959 - When a rambunctious teenager wrecks a schoolroom, Lucas McCain, as a member of the North Fork school board, asks the boy's reluctant uncle to pay for the damages.

Blood Brothers May 26 1959 - Lucas McCain gives blood to save a dying man and is surprised by Marshal Torrance's odd behavior toward the man. Then three men arrive from a nearby town and demand custody of the stranger.

Eight Hours to Die Nov 04 1958 - Judge Burton seeks ""Justice"" against the Hangman, who hanged his son; the Judge, who sentenced his son; and Lucas, the man who caught his son. When Judge Burton discovers ...more

The Safe Guard Oct 18 1958 - Floyd Doniger comes to North Fork, looking to start a new life. He's got a steady job as the guard at the new bank and he's entertaining ideas of settling down on a spread of his own. Also ...more

Letter of the Law Dec 01 1959 - Lucas makes a life-or-death decision when Micah is held hostage and the kidnappers demand the release of a notorious outlaw.

Dec 15 1959 - A dance hall singer asks Lucas to care for her daughter in an effort to hide the baby from her self-righteous, bigoted father.

The Fourflusher May 03 1960 - A sharecropper enters his colt in a horse race, hoping to win enough money to buy his farm from the owner, who has bet on Mark McCain's entry.

The Coward Dec 22 1959 - Lucas becomes involved in a battle between an aspiring writer and a cocky, bragging trail boss.

The Legacy Dec 08 1959 - Lucas tries to do a good deed for the old town drunk but it backfires when the drunk's son believes he inherited Lucas' ranch.

The Jailbird May 10 1960 - When Lucas hires an ex-con as a ranch hand, the man is the first one under suspicion when a robbery and murder occur in the area.

The Hangman May 31 1960 - An ex-convict is blamed for a brutal crime despite his claims of rehabilitation.

The Spiked Rifle Nov 24 1959 - Mark is kidnapped as he and his father try to protect Banker Hamilton's gold.

Surveyors Dec 29 1959 - Mark runs away from home after his father questions his story about overhearing a plot to rob the bank.

Ordeal Nov 17 1959 - When their wagon breaks down, Mark and an injured Lucas are stranded in the desert.