Hunting a Witch

Type Main Quest
Location Heatherton
Suggested Level 6
Prerequisite Ciri's Story Out of the Shadows
Next Quest A Princess in Distress

Hunting a Witch is a Main Quest in The Witcher 3 Wild Hunt. Main Quests are the main storyline of the game that can have a major effect towards the endings. Some of these quests may have dialogue choices that will alter the ending of the game.

This is the initial mission in Velen's second primary story line, along with the Family Matters quest line which is about discovering Ciri's whereabouts. You can finish this quest before beginning the Family Matters quest.


The notes left by Hendrik, the Nilfgaardian agent, mentioned that On had quarreled with some witch, and that the newt-stewer in question could be found near the village of Midcopse, Exactly where, Geralt did not know -and so he was forced to swallow his manly pride and ask the locals for directions.


The Witcher 3 Hunting a Witch Objectives

  1. Finding the witch on your own or ask the residents of Midcopse about her.
  2. Talk with the witch


Rewards for Hunting a Witch in The Witcher 3

  • 100 EXP


Walkthrough for The Witcher 3 Hunting a Witch

Find the Witch

Find the witch by listening to the villagers of Midcopse, There are a few villagers Geralt must speak to and they will be out during daylight. A woman who can be found outside her home sleeping will direct Geralt to speak with the Witche's husband. Another sourse of information is a grop of woman gossiping outside a house in front of a fire, Geralt can listen to the conversation from a distance, And old man smoking a pipe near the Western entrance of the village will asl tell Geralt the location of the witch.
The location of the Witch is at the North of the village,     you can follow the path shown on the map.


Talk to the Witch in Her Hut

When Generalt arrives there is a large group of villagers will be outside the hut asking to the witch for help, they will leave as soon as she tells them that she is done helping for the day.


Search the Hut

Inside the witch appears to be missing, Reaching for the skull, it will glow with power and open a portal to an unknown location, where the witcher is located.


Find the Witch

You will be teleported to a cavern full of grass and trees, aproach the Building in the center of the cavern, Keira Metz the witch will ask you to come up.

Speak with Keira, she will tell him that an eleve mage has been asking about Ciri, Keira offers to bring you to meet this mage, who is hiding in some elven ruins, Agree to go with her and the quests ends.


The Witcher 3 Hunting a Witch Notes & Trivia

  • Notes, Tips, Other Trivia for Hunting a Witch.



The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt All Main Quests
A Favor for Radovid  ♦  A Poet Under Pressure  ♦  A Princess in Distress  ♦  Battle Preparations  ♦  Blindingly Obvious  ♦  Blood on the Battlefield  ♦  Bloody Baron  ♦  Broken Flowers  ♦  Child of the Elder Blood  ♦  Ciri's Story: Breakneck Speed  ♦  Ciri's Story: Fleeing the Bog  ♦  Ciri's Story: Out of the Shadows  ♦  Ciri's Story: The King of the Wolves  ♦  Ciri's Story: The Race  ♦  Ciri's Story: Visiting Junior  ♦  Dead Man's Party  ♦  Destination Skellige  ♦  Destination: Skellige  ♦  Disturbance  ♦  Echoes of the Past  ♦  Evil's Soft First Touches  ♦  Family Matters  ♦  Final Preparations  ♦  Get Junior  ♦  Imperial Audience  ♦  Kaer Morhen (Quest)  ♦  Ladies of the Wood  ♦  Lilac and Gooseberries  ♦  Missing Persons  ♦  Nameless  ♦  No Place Like Home  ♦  Novigrad Dreaming  ♦  On Thin Ice  ♦  Open Sesame!  ♦  Open Sesame: Breaking and Entering  ♦  Open Sesame: The Safecracker  ♦  Open Sesame: Witcher Seasonings  ♦  Payback  ♦  Pyres of Novigrad  ♦  Scenes From a Marriage  ♦  Skjalls Grave  ♦  Tedd Deireadh, The Final Age  ♦  The Battle of Kaer Morhen  ♦  The Beast of White Orchard  ♦  The Calm Before the Storm  ♦  The Final Trial  ♦  The Great Escape  ♦  The Incident at White Orchard  ♦  The Isle of Mists  ♦  The King is Dead - Long Live the King  ♦  The Nilfgaardian Connection  ♦  The Plays the Thing  ♦  The Sunstone  ♦  The Whispering Hillock  ♦  Through Time And Space  ♦  To Bait a Forktail  ♦  To Bait a Forktail...  ♦  Ugly Baby  ♦  Va Fail, Elaine  ♦  Veni Vidi Vigo  ♦  Wandering in the Dark  ♦  Whatsoever a Man Soweth...

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