Check out this guide for a full walkthrough of the Stranger Side Mission - Arcadia For Amateurs IV Mission from Red Dead Redemption 2, including gameplay tips, guides, and more!
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Find Mason In The Swamps
Find Mason In The Swamps - Walkthrough Chart
|1||Head over to Lagras, Northwest of Saint Denis|
|2||You will find Mason by the shore of the lake|
|3||Approach him to start the side mission|
1. Mason's Location
Mason will be located on the Eastern shore of Lagras. His white blot will appear once you are near the location.
Help Mason Photograph Alligators
Help Mason Photograph Alligators - Walkthrough Chart
|1||Get on the boat and row out to the lake|
|2||Head to the opposite side of the small island North of you to find a gator|
|3||Get in close and wait for Mason to photograph the alligator eating a boar|
|4||Head Southwest of your position to find another gator in the water|
|5||Wait for Mason to take the photo|
3, 5. Make Sure Mason Is Facing The Gator
Maneuver the boat so that Mason will be facing the gator. This will align his camera with the animal, and allow him to take the photo. Be careful! Getting too close may scare them away.
Lure The Bullgator Out For Mason
Lure The Bullgator Out For Mason - Walkthrough Chart
|1||From your position, head Northwest to look for a bullgator|
|2||You will find a bullgator along the shore, but will scare it off once you approach|
|3||Dock the boat by the shore to where the bullgator was|
|4||Get down on the boat and approach the bullgator|
|5||As soon as the bullgator starts chasing you, run back to the boat|
|6||Once inside the boat, wait for Mason to get the picture|
|7||Row back to the shore to where you set off|
4. Being Close Will Get The Gator's Attention
All you will need to do to get the bullgator's attention on you is to approach it. Try jogging or running close to it, to get its attention, it will then chase you. Quickly run back to the boat and get in!