Where To Find Karlach In BG3? (Location & Recruit Guide)

How to Find and Recruit Karlach in Baldur’s Gate 3

If you want to add Karlach to your party in Baldur’s Gate 3, you need to know her location. In this strategy game, having multiple party members with unique traits can greatly improve your chances of success in battle. Karlach, a Tiefling character, possesses abilities like Darkvision and Hellish Resistance, allowing her to see in the dark within 12 meters and reducing fire damage by half. Here’s where you can find Karlach in BG3 and how to recruit her.

How to Find Karlach in Baldur’s Gate 3 (Location)

Baldurs Gate 3 Karlach location

You can find Karlach in the Forest of the Risen Road. Her approximate coordinates on the map are X: 108 Y: 499. The Forest of the Risen Road is located north of the Blighted Village. While it’s possible to randomly encounter Karlach during exploration, it’s recommended to take the Hunt for Karlach quest to obtain her exact location. Follow these steps to find her:

  1. Find Wyll at Druid Grove.
  2. Add him to your party.
  3. Wyll will provide you with Karlach’s location, the Forest of the Risen Road.
  4. Upon reaching the Forest of the Risen Road, look for dead bodies, a flipped cart, and blood stains.
  5. Follow the blood trail into the Forest.
  6. Use the log bridge to reach Karlach.

How to Recruit Karlach in BG3

  1. When you find Karlach, she will be wounded. She will be using fire to heal herself.
  2. Engage in a conversation with Karlach, where she will share her experience fighting in the Blood War.
  3. Agree to help Karlach take down the Paladins of Tyr, and she will join your party.
  4. Be cautious when Karlach and Wyll meet, as having both characters in your party can cause some tension.
  5. Select the option “You’ve got it all wrong, Wyll. Karlach’s not about to hurt anyone.”
  6. Multiple dialogues will occur, where Karlach and your character will convince Wyll of her innocence. Eventually, they will come to an understanding.

That concludes the information about Karlach’s location in Baldur’s Gate 3 and how to recruit her. For more locations, check out our guide on the Underdark map. Don’t forget to acquire infernal iron for her companion quest now that she’s joined your party. If you’re looking for additional guides for this game, explore our BG3 section.