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General data
TypeStory location
Duration40 minutes
Related maps
leads to:
EnemiesScavs, Cultists, Shturman

Woods is a location in Escape from Tarkov. It is the third location that was added to the game.


The Priozersky Natural Reserve recently became part of the state-protected wildlife reserves of the North Western Federal District.


A moderately sized section of woods with some open fields, small hills, a logging camp, and the bunkers ZB-014 and ZB-016.

Be aware of Border Snipers and Minefields!

Usable Keys

Icon Key Name Loot Used in Quest
Yotota-car-key-Icon.png Yotota car key

Loose Loot

ZB-014-key-Icon.png ZB-014 key

Weapon box (5x5) Loose Loot

Shturman Key Icon.png Shturman's stash key Loose Valuables

Table Legend

Icon Meaning
Safe Safe
Medcase/Medbag Medcase/Medbag SMU06
PC Block PC block
Grenade box Grenade box
Drawer Drawer
Cash Register Cash register
Wooden ammo box Wooden ammo box
Wooden crate Wooden crate
Weapon box (4x4) Weapon box (4x4)
Weapon box (5x2) Weapon box (5x2)
Weapon box (5x5) Weapon box (5x5)
Weapon box (6x3) Weapon box (6x3)
Jacket Jacket
Sport bag Sport bag
Toolbox Toolbox
Loose Valuables Loose Valuables (Golden neck chain, Physical bitcoin, Figurines, etc)
Loose Currency Loose Currency
Loose Loot Loose Loot (Meds, Weapon mods, Provisions, etc)
Standing Weapons Rack Standing Weapons Rack


Name Image Location Unique Equipment Followers
Shturman Shturman Portrait.png At the sawmill Shturman's stash key
Red Rebel ice pick
2 heavily armed and armored guards
Cultist priest CultistCloseup.png Near their ritual places western of the sawmill and at the dilapidated village in the north. Cultist knife 2-4 Cultist Warriors


To locate the extractions use the maps below the table.

Extraction Name Faction Always open Single-Use Requirements
The Boat.png Boat Scav -
Wood Bridge extraction.png Bridge V-Ex PMC 5000 Roubles.png per player

Maximum of 4 players

Dead Mans Place.png Dead Man's Place Scav -
West Border.png Eastern Rocks Scav -
Factory gate extract.png Factory Gate (Co-Op) All Player Scav + any PMC
Mountain Stash.png Mountain Stash Scav -
Northern UN roadblock.png Northern UN Roadblock PMC -
Old Station.png Old Station Scav -
Outskirts.png Outskirts All -
RUAF Roadblock.png RUAF Gate All Green flares = Open
Scav bridge.png Scav Bridge Scav -
Scav bunker.png Scav Bunker Scav -
Scav House.png Scav House Scav -
UN Road.png UN Roadblock All -
ZB-014.png ZB-014 All Green flares = Open


ZB-016.png ZB-016 PMC Green flares = Open


2D Map with Loot/Spawns/Extractions/Scavs
Glory4lyfeWoods map v4 marked.png

2D Map with Features/Spawns/Extractions

Hidden Stashes with Image Guide
Woods Caches.png

In-Game Map
Woods Map


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