"Kit Carson and the Mountain Men" is a 1977 telefilm produced by Walt Disney Productions. It originally aired on NBC as a two-part episode on The Wonderful World of Disney on January 9, and January 16, 1977.


The legendary frontiersman and hero of boyhood paperbacks joins forces with Captain John Fremont as chief scout on a secret expedition to Mexico. The disobedient Randy tries to rejoin his friends but only succeeds in putting them all in jeopardy.


  • Christopher Connelly ... Kit Carson
  • Robert Reed ... Captain John C. Fremont
  • Gary Lockwood ... Bret Haskell
  • Ike Eisenmann ... Randy Benton
  • Émile Genest ... Basil LeJeunesse
  • Richard Jaeckel ... Ed Kern
  • Valentin de Vargas ... Tibor (as Val de Vargas)
  • Joaquín Martínez ... Renni (as Joaquin Martinez)
  • Nick Ramus ... Tioga
  • Ruben Moreno ... Martinez
  • Gregg Palmer ... Jim Bridger
  • Dub Taylor ... Stableman
  • Geoff Parks ... Jud
  • John C. Flinn III ... Toby (as John Flinn)
  • Rodolfo Hoyos Jr. ... General Armijo
  • James Almanzar ... Fur Trader