Maggie, a professional photographer, has always been a loner. After spending the day on Mount Brighton, her car dies. Setting out to walk for help, she encounters a mountain lion intent on keeping her where she is.
Chris is a mountain lion shifter on his way home. Nearing the road, a car catches his attention. Intense feelings arise as he realizes the woman inside the stranded car is his mate. He has to find a way to stop her from leaving.
Maggie and Chris share a strong connection, but Maggie isn't sure if she should trust it. She has to decide whether or not to stay with Chris or let her insecurities and her past rule her future.