Nord Highlands - North Monster is an optional quest that occurs during the Field Study (Day 3) in Chapter 3: Beyond the Railways of Trails of Cold Steel.


The quest is given to you automatically by the Lacan Worzel via the Field Study envelope. The player can start the quest by encoutering the monster at the Nord Highlands North.

This quest must be completed before proceeding to the Ancient Quarry for the investigation.


  1. Proceed to Nord Highlands North (southwest side).
  2. Defeat the Stone Golem.
    • Tip: This is a very high damaging opponent that is resistant to arts. Please plan accordingly.
  3. Return to Lacan.


Stage Entry
Initial "A large, unknown monster has been seen around the northern part of the highlands. It must be exterminated at all costs.''

Monster: Details Unknown

Location: Southwest area of the northern highlands, near a cliff edge." --Lacan

1 After defeating the Stone Golem:
  • Monster down! We should tell Lacan, just in case he couldn't hear it.
2 After returning to Lacan:
  • We reported to Lacan, fulfilling the request!