The Forest Path is a random encounter in Dragon Age: Origins. It occurs after the conclusion of the Nature of the Beast quest if the player chose either to fight the werewolves alongside Keeper Zathrian, or to kill the elves.


If you have sided with the Dalish during Nature of the Beast.

If you have sided with the werewolves instead.

Enemies Edit

If you have sided with the Dalish you will fight.

  • Werewolf (Normal, x9)

If you have sided with the Werewolves you will fight.

  • Elven Warrior (Elite, x3), Elven Warrior (Normal, x4)

Notable items Edit

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The common name for canavaris, this herb actually has little to do with elves other than being commonly collected and traded to outsiders by the Dalish. It is the primary ingredient in many healing salves.

Use: Chewing elfroot restores a small amount of health, and those with skill can use elfroot to make more potent elixirs.

Exits Edit

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