He's badly wounded and trailed by Durell, the ruthless bounty hunter, but Maury McRae reaches the town of Gray's Flat and is nursed back to health by the beautiful Heather Cordell... In need of a fast gun, ruthless rancher Max Nelson has offered McRae much-needed work. Unfortunately though, this involves a serious threat to Heather and her brother. McRae's in a dilemma - his situation seems hopeless. Then the dream fades away as a highly dangerous situation develops...