The Worst Episodes of 1883: Shocking Disappointments You Can’t Miss!

Saddle up, folks! We’re about to ride into the wild, wild west with the Dutton family in “1883”. If you’re a fan of the Western genre, then this show is definitely up your dusty alley. But, like every TV series, there are some episodes that miss the mark. So, we’ve done the dirty work and compiled a list of the worst episodes of “1883” that you can skip without missing any of the action. Grab your lasso and let’s get ready to wrangle some disappointment!
The Weep of Surrender

The Weep of Surrender

Season 1 – Episode 8

Air Date: 2022-02-13

Elsa makes a big decision. Shea faces doubts as winter looms.

River

River

Season 1 – Episode 3

Air Date: 2021-12-26

James butts heads with Shea and Thomas about an important decision. Tensions rise in camp when an accusation is made. Elsa begins a flirtation with a cowboy.

Boring The Devil

Boring The Devil

Season 1 – Episode 6

Air Date: 2022-01-30

Shea helps Elsa cope with her loss. The group crosses another river and prepares to enter Indian territory. Thomas buys Noemi a gift.

The Crossing

The Crossing

Season 1 – Episode 4

Air Date: 2022-01-09

The group faces the harrowing task of crossing the river with their wagons and supplies. Thomas and Noemi grow closer.

Lightning Yellow Hair

Lightning Yellow Hair

Season 1 – Episode 7

Air Date: 2022-02-06

Elsa makes an unlikely friend. The group faces a harrowing challenge from mother nature. The camp searches for one of their own.

Racing Clouds

Racing Clouds

Season 1 – Episode 9

Air Date: 2022-02-20

A misunderstanding leads to a battle with serious consequences.

The Fangs of Freedom

The Fangs of Freedom

Season 1 – Episode 5

Air Date: 2022-01-16

Shea and Thomas cope with the aftermath of the river crossing, but there is little time to grieve and no shortage of challenges ahead. Elsa and Ennis share a romantic moment.

This Is Not Your Heaven

This Is Not Your Heaven

Season 1 – Episode 10

Air Date: 2022-02-27

James and Margaret face a heavy decision. Shea and Thomas take bold action to help one of their own.

1883

1883

Season 1 – Episode 1

Air Date: 2021-12-19

The Dutton family embarks on a journey west through the last bastion of untamed America. James arrives in Texas, where he and his family prepare to make their way through The Great Plains in search of a new home and the promise of opportunity.

Behind Us, A Cliff

Behind Us, A Cliff

Season 1 – Episode 2

Air Date: 2021-12-19

Thomas and Shea recruit James and some local cowboys to corral a herd of cattle. As they begin their journey, the caravan is confronted with some of the many dangers they will face along the way.