In Maine, the elite Game Warden Services patrols more than 18 million acres of rugged terrain. For the wardens, hunting season is peak time for catching poachers, tracking dangerous wildlife and performing intense search and rescue missions.
Two teams of wardens begin a high-speed chase when they encounter ATV scofflaws. A rookie warden investigates the mysterious death of a deer. In the backwoods, a massive search begins for a missing hunting guide.
Wardens investigate the shooting of a turkey hunter in a possible attempted homicide. A hidden camera is set up in the woods to search for bear poachers . Meanwhile, a man found driving on a suspended license is arrested.
As hunting seasons ends, hunters rush to stock up on deer, moose and bear meat. A man is suspected of poaching when he is found reaching his limit on deer. Meanwhile, locals head to the back country to enjoy ice fishing.
As winter sets in, wardens rush to the scene of a serious snowmobile accident. Preparations are made for an overnight stakeout operation targeting possible coyote hunters. Then, a warden joins the search for a missing toddler.