Elder Scrolls
Elder Scrolls

For other uses, see The Warrior Stone.
"Warrior, good! Those stars will guide you to honor and glory."

The Warrior Stone is a standing stone in The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim. It is one of the first three guardian stones the Dragonborn can choose from.


The Warrior Stone improves combat-associated skills 20% faster. The Warrior skills are:


After completing "Unbound," continue to follow either Ralof or Hadvar and they will lead you to it. It is located southwest of Riverwood, and north-northwest of Helgen close to the river.

The Mage Stone and The Thief Stone can be found at the same place.


  • Despite Archery falling under The Warrior skill set, it is counted as a stealth skill and covered by The Thief Stone in this instance only.
  • The head of the Warrior's axe is shaped in the image of Mjolnir, the hammer of Thor, the Norse god of thunder.
  • If Hadvar is present when the Warrior Stone is activated, he will say "Warrior, good! I knew you shouldn't have been on that cart the minute I laid eyes on you."
  • If combined with the Ancient Knowledge ability gained upon completion of Unfathomable Depths, Smithing will increase 35% faster.