This is a list of the forty obtainable achievements for The Long Dark. Thirteen of the achievements are hidden and will only display after they are unlocked.

General achievements Edit

Image Name Description
The First of Many The First of Many Survive 1 day in a single Survival mode game.
You Made It! You Made It! Survive 10 days in a single Survival mode game.
Ready for when the SHTF! Ready for when the SHTF! Survive 50 days in a single Survival mode game.
Centurion Centurion Survive for 100 days in a single Survival mode game.
The will to live The Will to Live Survive 500 days in a single Survival Mode game.
Exploration Game Exploration Game Visit every interior location in both Mystery Lake and Coastal Highway (single game)
Waste Not, Want Not Waste Not, Want Not Harvest 10 Complete Deer Carcasses (single game)
Night Walker Night Walker Survive an entire Night outside (single game)
Beneath a Starry Sky Beneath a Starry Sky Survive 3 consecutive Nights outside (single game)
Silent Hunter Silent Hunter Survive the first 50 days without firing the Rifle (single game)
Pacifist Pacifist Survive the first 25 days without killing anything (single game)
It was THIS Big! It was THIS Big! Catch a fish weighing over 5kg (11 lbs).
Wrapped in Furs Wrapped in Furs Sleep in a Bearskin Bedroll while wearing a Wolfskin Coat, Deerskin Boots, and Rabbitskin Mittens.
Living Off the Land Living Off the Land Survive 25 consecutive full days only consuming calories harvested from wild plants and animals (single game)
Natural Healer Natural Healer Heal yourself using all types of natural medicines (single game)
Happy Harvester Happy Harvester Harvest 25 of each kind of plant (single game)
Stone age sniper Stone-Age Sniper Stun a rabbit with a rock from over 25 meters (80 feet) away.
Skilled survivor Skilled Survivor Get all skills to level 5 in a single Survival Mode game.
Face the impossible Face the Impossible Survive one day on Interloper difficulty.
Dont starve Don't Starve Keep calorie store above zero for 10 days.
Faithful cartographer Faithful Cartographer Map all named locations in Survival Mode.
Resolute outfitter Resolute Outfitter Fill all clothing slots with 100% condition gear.
Penitent scholar Penitent Scholar Complete all Research books.
Timberwolf mountain Timberwolf Mountain Climb to the top of Timberwolf Mountain.
Desolation point Desolation Point Craft a full set of improvised Tools.
Deep forest Deep Forest Keep a campfire burning for 3 days.
Challenge mastery Challenge Mastery Complete every Challenge.

Hidden achievements Edit

Spoiler Warning: This page may contain spoilers from the story of The Long Dark.
Image Name Description
Your journey begins Your Journey Begins Escape the ravine after your crash.
Paradise lost Paradise Lost Make your way to Milton.
The long winter The Long Winter Prepare Grey Mother for Winter.
Losing a child is like Losing a Child is Like... Complete Lily's Story.
Leaving the old world behind Leaving the Old World Behind Leave Milton. Complete Episode One.
The old trapper The Old Trapper Bring Jeremiah back from near death.
Lights in the sky Lights in the Sky Survive the first Aurora event.
Graduation day Graduation Day Complete Jeremiah's Survival School.
Freight train of hate and hunger Freight-Train of Hate & Hunger Kill the Old Bear.
Chap2 You'll Be With Her Soon Leave Mystery Lake. Complete Episode Two.
Too big to fail Too Big to Fail Open all Safety Deposit boxes in Milton.
Sounds like some kind of indie band Sounds Like Some Kind of Indie Band Find all Forest Talker caches.
Cache mastery Cache Mastery Find all hidden caches in Episode One and Episode Two.

Game HistoryEdit

At the release of Wintermute (v1.0), the following achievements were removed from the game and no longer display in Steam:

Image Name Description
Two for Two Two for Two Survive for 2 days in a single Survival mode game.
Wolfbait Wolfbait Survive 5 days in a single Survival mode game.
It's Getting Cold Out There It's Getting Cold Out There Survive 15 days in a single Survival mode game.
Tough as Nails Tough as Nails Survive 20 days in a single Survival mode game.
You Prep the Preppers You Prep the Preppers Survive 30 days in a single Survival mode game.
Master Survivor Master Survivor Survive 40 days in a single Survival mode game.
One With Nature One With Nature Survive for 200 days in a single Survival mode game.