Chris Soules, a farmer from Iowa, meets 30 hopeful bachelorettes.
An eliminated bachelorette attempts to convince Chris to give her a second chance. Six women join Chris for a pool party.
Chris continues his search to try and find love.
Chris' three sisters will pick the lucky bachelorette to go on a special one-on-one date with their brother. A beautiful beach day at Lake Piru in the mountains of Southern California turns up the heat at a group date, as one woman jumps in without her bikini top and - not to be outdone - another takes off her bikini bottom. The day at the lake turns into camping out and spending the night there. One aggressive woman shares some surprising news with Chris, but will it make a difference in how he views her as a potential soul mate? Chris gets "down and dirty" with six bachelorettes as they travel to San Francisco to participate in a grueling mud run - in wedding dresses. The cocktail party leads to more revelations and confrontations, as one woman questions Chris' motives for being here and he, in return, delivers a blunt message to the rest of the bachelorettes.
Chris talks about memorable women and moments whilst Kelsey opens up about her panic attack.
Chris takes Jade to Arlington, Iowa, for a date that includes attending a high school football game.
After one bachelorette makes a shocking announcement, the other women question her motives; Chris visits the women in their hometowns; one woman is eliminated.
Chris and the three remaining women travel to Bali for overnight dates; Chris has a meltdown about the upcoming elimination; the final two women are revealed.
The women rejected by Chris confront him.
The bachelor has to decide which girl he would like to see again.
The show takes a look at what happened next after the bachelor selected which girl he would like to have a future with.