During the Gold Rush, a time of mass migration, brothers Wyatt and Samuel go in search of their estranged father, Jebediah. Rumor has it that it has become extremely violent bonanza after the work dried up. Samuel and his family are about to be evicted from their land and Sheriff Wyatt Snow suspects of having committed a crime. Wyatt insists to kill Samuel Jebediah but disagrees. Before setting off, the banker Howell violate brothers made understanding, insisting they take him with Colonel Rupert Tomas. The two brothers have no choice, accept. Before arriving at the mine lost two horses. Things soon degenerate.