10 Worst Episodes of Frontier

The chaotic and violent struggle to control wealth and power in the North American fur trade in late 18th century Canada. Told from multiple perspectives, Frontier takes place in a world where business negotiations might be resolved with close-quarter hatchet fights, and where delicate relations between native tribes and Europeans can spark bloody conflicts.

Written by Sophie and last updated on nov 28, 2022.

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Frontier - S2E4

#10 - Mutiny (Season 2 - Episode 4)

Harp travels to Montréal to do business with Elizabeth Carruthers. Michael and Sokanon arrive in Fort James to put in place their part of the plan, but Sokanon gets distracted. With Emberly gone, life has slipped from bad to worse at the alehouse.

The episode was rated 7.64 from 391 votes.

Frontier - S3E5

#9 - House of the Lord (Season 3 - Episode 5)


Lord Benton leverages Grace in his cause with the Hudson's Bay Company. Harp discovers a betrayal. Sokanon faces a perverse imprisonment.

The episode was rated 7.64 from 216 votes.

Frontier - S3E2

#8 - La Fin Du Monde (Season 3 - Episode 2)

Emberly and Chaulk turn the tables on Benton; Michael makes an attempt at forming an alliance. In the far north, Harp closes in on his quarry.

The episode was rated 7.63 from 233 votes.

Frontier - S1E2

#7 - Little Brother War (Season 1 - Episode 2)


While Douglas and Malcolm Brown negotiate a loan with wealthy Samuel Grant, their brother Cedric Brown kidnaps a Lake Walker boy as trade leverage, setting off a deadly chain of events in the Bay. Michael chooses a side. Emberly takes a big risk that puts her in Benton’s crosshairs. Harp makes a promise to the Lake Walkers.

The episode was rated 7.59 from 1099 votes.

Frontier - S2E3

#6 - The Wolf and the Bear (Season 2 - Episode 3)

Sokanon and Michael are surprised by an unexpected reunion and Michael formulates a plan to steal from the HBC. Benton makes a few more friends in low places, and Chesterfield turns the screws on Emberly. Carruthers investigates sabotage at her factory as Grant prepares to ensnare the Marquis with newly minted Lady Clenna.

The episode was rated 7.54 from 423 votes.

Frontier - S3E3

#5 - Satanazas (Season 3 - Episode 3)


Harp and the group chase Emberly and Benton; Emberly tries to figure out what Benton wants; Douglas finds out about a betrayal; Malcom gets in some trouble.

The episode was rated 7.52 from 232 votes.

Frontier - S2E1

#4 - Dead Reckoning (Season 2 - Episode 1)

With a price on Harp’s head, Fort James fills up with bounty hunters. Emberly and Chesterfield conspire against Benton for the good of the Fort. Michael and Sokanon struggle to keep the Black Wolf in business, as Grant and Carruthers compete for supremacy.

The episode was rated 7.50 from 521 votes.

Frontier - S3E4

#3 - All for All and None for One (Season 3 - Episode 4)


Harp and the crew assemble more men in Scotland; Michael tries to come to agreement with the Lake Walkers; Sokanon is betrayed.

The episode was rated 7.49 from 209 votes.

Frontier - S3E1

#2 - The Low Road (Season 3 - Episode 1)

Declan sets out to save Grace from Benton; Michael tries to keep the BWC together; the Browns and Samuel find themselves in the same boat.

The episode was rated 7.43 from 262 votes.

Frontier - S1E1

#1 - A Kingdom unto Itself (Season 1 - Episode 1)


Michael Smyth lands in the New World on an HBC ship and is ordered by Lord Benton to the frontier in search of fur trader Declan Harp.

The episode was rated 7.36 from 1515 votes.

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