Elder Scrolls
Elder Scrolls

Find Runil's Journal is a quest available in The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim in which the Dragonborn is asked by Runil, a Priest of Arkay, to recover his journal that he had lost.


  1. Find Runil's journal inside the location
  2. Return Runil's Journal to Runil


Runil, a Priest of Arkay, can be found in the town of Falkreath. When speaking to him, he may ask the Dragonborn to find a journal that he kept during the Great War.

Runil will send the Dragonborn to a radiant location (usually a cave) to find the journal and return it to him. Possible locations include:

When the Dragonborn returns with the journal, he is very grateful and rewards the Dragonborn with a leveled amount of Gold. Completing this quest raises Runil's disposition towards the Dragonborn, and will allow them to take miscellaneous items from the Falkreath Hall of the Dead without incurring a bounty.


Dungeon Delving (Caves) – Favor205
ID Journal Entry
  • Objective 10: Find Runil's Journal inside <Alias=Dungeon>
  • Objective 20: Return Runil's Journal to Runil
  • Quest complete



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