First group date: “I’m Looking For Life’s Geatest Treasure”
The date begins aboard a pirate ship. The women change into pirate costumes and will then compete for Colton’s heart. They engage in one on one competitions with foam these poles with foam on the ends in an attempt to knock each other off of the boat. Hannah B hates being on the date with Cailyn since there is so much history. Cailyn and Tracy are chosen to compete in the final round in front of a live audience. Cailyn knocks Tracy down; unites Colton, and wins.
At the date cocktail party, Colton toasts to everyone’s personalities coming out to light. Demi and Tracy ge into an argument. Demi criticizes Tracy for being older than everyone else. While Colton is talking to Colton, Demi interrupts the date and tells Colton, “I want to f*** you every time I see you.” She then blindfolds him and makes him bend over. She starts spanking him and then starts rubbing her hands all over his body and belt buckle. When Demi returns, Courtney confronts her about interrupting the conversation.
When Colton and Cailyn have their time together, Colton initiates a kiss and they snuggle. Hannah B then tells everyone that Cailyn is not a genuine person. During her alone time with Colton, she tells him about her past with Cailyn. Hannah B is ambiguous about Cailyn’s past behavior but tells Colton that if he has feelings for Cailyn, she does not think it would be right for him to have feelings for her and vice versa. Colton then pulls Cailyn aside and asks her about her history with Hannah. Colton then gives Cailyn the date rose.
The next morning, Cailyn tells people that she is not exactly happy about getting the group date rose. She is glad to have it but genuinely afraid of Hannah B.
One on one date: Elyse: “Love Is In The Air”
The date begin with them in a helicopter. They were flying to San Diego. Neither of them have ever been in a helicopter. Elyse is 6 years older than Colton. Colton takes her to an amusement park (Not Reis & Irvy’s). Colton invites a bunch of kids from his CF charity and they have the amusement park all to themselves. Colton is so great with kids. I mean, it’s expected since he is an overgrown toddler, but it’s still cute to see. The kids tell Colton that the way to get to Elyse’s heart is to give her cotton candy. He then wins a giant teddy bear of Elyse.
At dinner, Colton tells Elyse that he likes her confidence in life and asks her why is she confident. Elyse tells him about how her sister when through being pregnant while having a brain tumor. Her sister subsequently died and a charity was set up in her sister’s name. Her sister was a L&D nurse. Colton is smitten by her resilience and that she opened up to him. He then gives her a rose. He then leads her off to a Tenille Arts performance.
Second Group Date: “For Every Strong Man, There is Even A Stronger Woman”
This is a gym date and Terry and Rebecca Crews greet them. Sydney asks Colton to help her stretch and she “seductively stretches” with him. They then embark on Bachelor Strongest Woman Competition. The first challenge is to push a 100 pound wedding cake down the track. Onieka was the first up and does a great job. Next, Nicole has to push the wedding cake but she fails miserably. Catherine is up next and has to flip a tire which has been dubbed as the biggest engagement ring. Catherine excels as does Sydney. The next challenge is a limo pull. Taysha starts off but couldn’t make it budge. Caitlyn is then somehow able to pull the limo. The finalists in the completion are Onieka, Sydney & Catherine. They are tasked with running a track with a heavy weight dubbed the heavy heart. Onieka wins!
Duing their chats, Nicole tells Colton that while she isn’t the strongest physically, she is mentally and tells him about her family history. She kisses him and then says, “Gracis, Papi.” Colton then tells Taysha that he is impressed by her confidence and resilience. He has a great chemistry with Cassie. Caitlyn has the ugliest red pants I have ever seen. She looks like a miniature fire truck but I digress. Colton tells her that he wants to get to know her on a deeper level. She tells Colton that she has a pretty mundane life and does not have much to share with him. Colton then sends her home. Colton and Onieka spend their time together eating slices of the giant wedding cake.
Colton gives the group date to Nicole.
The next morning, all of the girls are shocked to hear that Caitlin was sent home. In lieu of a cocktail party, there will be a pool party and then the rose ceremony. Hannah G seizes the opportunity to get some time with Colton since she was not invited out on a date with him this week. He tells her that he didn’t invite her on a date is because he is confident in their relationship. Hannah B is still passive aggressive when it comes to Cailyn. Whole she is talking about her to the other girls, Colton walks by with Cailyn next to him. Cailyn and Colton spend some time together and the dominant topic is Hannah B. Cailyn tells Colton that Hannah was a really bad person to compete with and she is seeing a repeat of her bad behavior during The Bachelor. Colton then pulls Hannah B aside tells her that Caitlyn has described her as manipulative, deceitful, and toxic. Hannah tells Colton that her heart is broken because Colton is giving some credence to Cailyn’s accusations. Colton is struggling with the entire situation and Hannah says, “Just freaking trust me..” He storms off to talk to Chris about his emotions.
Third rose ceremony: