Archeology for Beginners is one of the main missions available in Red Dead Redemption 2. Arthur visits Rains Fall in Wapiti. Then, he decides to go to the Native Americans' sacred place.
How to unlock: At the end of "A Rage Unleashed" - you have to agree to help Rains Fall.
Walkthrough: Go to the Natives' village, and speak with their chief. Follow the man - Monroe will ask for your help. This is an important choice - it allows you to unlock "Honor, Amongst Thieves" mission. Agree to help him - you will unlock this mission and receive a lot of honor points.
Follow the chief, and look for herbs. You can ask the man about various topics. Soon, you reach the desecrated land. Examine the clues and bottles in the area.
Speak with the chief. Use binoculars to find the enemy camp. Your objective is to find the sacred items - go down and stop near the rocks. Start sneaking. Wait for the patrolling guard to go right.
Move behind the backs of the enemies sitting near the campfire.
The sacred items are a few steps away from you - don't open the chest! This will alarm the enemies.
Collect the relics, go past the tent and another guard.
Go up the mountain and leave the camp. Go back to the chief - if you recover the relics without bloodshed, you will receive an item that reduces the time of emptying the Cores by 15%.
This completes the mission.
How to get a gold medal in Archeology for Beginners?
- Recover the relics without being detected - This has been described in our walkthrough.
- Recover the relics within 1 minute and 30 seconds - A difficult task. You have to reach the camp fast and recover the relics without making any mistakes.