After serving time at a juvenile detention center, eighteen-year-old Kris Furillo is given the opportunity to start a new life. Her talent with horses is recognized by a volunteer and local trainer, who arranges a job for her at the Ritter's family run ranch.
It's been six months since Kris' illegal race, and she's no longer welcome at Raintree. Kris is now living in Colorado. Raintree Farm has been turned into a Dude Ranch. Junior is planning to propose to Laura Nichols, the daughter of a congressman. Wildfire may be retired from horseracing.
Kris sneaks back into town to watch Wildfire in a race. Junior sees her in the barn with Wildfire. Dani and Kris become friends, and Dani lets Kris stay at her new clinic. Junior is struggling to decide if he should propose to his girlfriend, Laura.
Against the wishes of Pablo and Jean, Kris makes the decision to remain with Wildfire to care for his injury.
Wildfire, who has been cared for by Kris and Dr. Noah, makes a speedy recovery. Meanwhile Matt desires for Raintree to re-enter the world of horse racing.
As Junior's wedding day draws closer, he begins to focus his attention towards his wind-tunnel project and Kris.
Junior's wedding day is put at risk after he kisses Kris.
Flame races in a graded stakes race; Kris appeals to the racing board to get her license reinstated; Pablo is offered a partnership at Davis Farms.
Just as she is getting her life back on track, Kris is faced with two unanticipated proposals.
Jean is severely injured, which causes Kris and Junior to postpone their marriage plans.
Dani faces a tough decision: Noah or horse racing, and Matt and Kris find running the dude ranch difficult. Later, while searching for two missing children, Matt and Junior argue.
Kris and Junior face resentment after announcing their plans to marry each other.
Kris and Junior face more brick walls when they decide to move to Alaska together. Meanwhile, Kris rides Wildfire in their final race together.
Junior faces a tough decision regarding the wind-tunnel project, while things take a positive turn for Kris.