Challenge Nomad
The world has changed. The only way to survive is to keep moving.
In-game description

Nomad is one of six challenges in The Long Dark.

Overview Edit

Survive for 3 days each in 15 specific locations across the game world.
In-game instructions
The Nomad challenge is a challenge that asks the player to spend 3 whole days in each location listed in their journal. The locations are not located in any one region but are scattered between the many different maps, spanning the world.

Journal Edit

The journal automatically tracks how long the player has been at each location in increments of a tenth of a day. Once the player has been at a location for three days, a notification will appear at the top right of the screen saying that the location is complete and a green check mark will appear next to the location in the journal. When the last location is complete, the challenge immediately ends. Once the challenge ends, the player can not go back and look at the journal.

Other information Edit

  • The locations can be visited in any order.
  • It is important to plan ahead so that the player does not have to double back to regions to stay at locations he or she missed.
  • The Stone Church provides little protection from the elements and is by far the hardest location to survive.

Locations Edit

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Current (Crossroads Elegy) journal entry

The locations you need to spend 3 days in are listed in your journal; those places include:

Region Location Mission Title
Mystery Lake Camp Office Camp Office
Mystery Lake Trapper's Homestead Trapper's Cabin
Mystery Lake Forestry Lookout Forestry Lookout
Mystery Lake Carter Hydro Dam Upper Dam/Lower Dam
Pleasant Valley Pleasant Valley Outbuildings Barn
Pleasant Valley Signal Hill Radio Control Hut
Pleasant Valley Skeeter's Ridge Skeeter's Ridge (Basement)
Pleasant Valley Rural Crossroads Rural Store
Coastal Highway Quonset Gas Station Quonset Garage
Coastal Highway Abandoned Lookout Abandoned Lookout
Timberwolf Mountain Mountaineer's Hut Mountaineer's Hut
Desolation Point Lonely Lighthouse Lonely Lighthouse
Desolation Point Stone Church Stone Church
Cinder Hills Coal Mine Abandoned Mine Cinder Hills Coal Mine
Old Island Connector Abandoned Harris Home Crumbling Highway (Basement)

Gallery Edit

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