Nortia Highway Monster is a required quest that occurs during the Field Study (Day 2) in Chapter 6: Progressive Chaos of Trails of Cold Steel.


The quest is given to you automatically by Irina Reinford via the Field Study envelope. The player can start the quest by encountering the monster on the Nortia Highway near Roer.

This quest has no expiration as it is marked as required. All other optional quests during the free day will expire upon its completion.


  1. Proceed to the Nortia Highway.
  2. Defeat the Hydra.
    • This monster deals the poison status ailment frequently. Please plan accordingly.
  3. Return to Roer.


Stage Entry
Initial "A ferocious monster has appeared on the Nortia Highway. The Nortia Provincial Army hereby requests its extermination.

Monster: Hydra

Location: Open area off of Nortia Highway.

Once the monster is eliminated, please report to the soldiers in front of Marquis Rogner's residence."

1 After defeating the Hydra:
  • That monster won't be bothering anyone now! We should tell the provincial army.