Borderlands 3 Maps, Game Guide & Walkthrough

Athenas Map for Borderlands 3

Borderlands 3 Map for Athenas on Athenas planet, with Zone Progress, Quest Starters, NPC, Bosses, Crew Challenge Locations, Red Chests, ECHO Logs, Eridian Writings, Vending Machines, Vehicle Station and Fast Travel Station. Borderlands 3 Game Guide & Walkthrough.

Athenas Map on Athenas Planet for Borderlands 3

Athenas Zone Progress

Athenas Zone Progress

Quest Starter Borderlands 3Missions3
Fast Travel Station Borderlands 3Fast Travel Stations1
Eridian Writings Borderlands 3Eridian Writings1
Red Chests Borderlands 3Red Chests2
Crew Challenges Borderlands 3Crew Challenges9

Athenas Crew Challenges

Crimson Radio

Sabotage the Athenas Broadcast Tower.

Help Moxxi recruit for the Crimson Alliance by sabotaging the Children of the Vault's Broadcast Towers.

Video Crimson Radio Crew Challenge - Broadcast Tower

Crimson Radio Crew Challenge - Broadcast Tower YouTube

Dead Claptrap

Salvage a Singing Module.

Salvage parts from decommissioned Claptrap units to help Claptrap build a friend.

Dead Claptrap

Salvage a Poetry Module.

Salvage parts from decommissioned Claptrap units to help Claptrap build a friend.

Legendary Hunt

Defeat the legendary Chupacabratch.

Defeat unique beasts for Sir Hammerlock.

Typhon Logs

Find the Athenas Typhon Logs.

Follow the decades-old journey of The First Vault Hunter by collecting all three Typhon Journals in this area. Once you've found them all, Tannis will be able to triangulate the location of the secret Typhon Dead Drop cache and unlock it for you.

Video Stormhaven Square - Typhon Log Crew Challenge

Stormhaven Square - Typhon Log Crew Challenge YouTube


Typhon Dead Drop

Loot the Athenas Dead Drop cache.

Collect all three Typhon Journals so Tannis can triangulate the location of Typhon's Dead Drop cache and unlock it for you.

Video Athenas - Typhon Dead Drop cache Crew Challenge

Athenas - Typhon Dead Drop cache Crew Challenge YouTube

Athenas Locations for Zone Progress

  • Dido's Remorse
  • Stormhaven Square
  • The Anchorhold
  • The Holy Distillery
  • Windward Plaza

Athenas Missions

The Impending Storm Main Mission, LVL 15 - from Meridian Metroplex

Invasion of Privacy Side Mission, LVL 17 - from Sanctuary


Holy Spirits Side Mission, LVL 15

Athenas Walkthrough: Pacifistic Monks

Athenas Zone Borderlands 3

Athenas Zone Borderlands 3

Entrance from Sanctuary

Quest from Meridian Metroplex: The Impending Storm Main Mission, LVL15

Lilith's old pal Maya says there's a Vault Key fragment hidden on her home planet, Athenas. Thing is, Maliwan's already there, terrorizing the populace and demanding they cough up the fragment. Or else.

Go find Maya

Your visit at Athenas is divided into two parts. First, focus on completing the The Impending Storm Mission, return to Sanctuary, next return to Athenas and complete the side missions.


Ammo Dump and Dr. Zed's Meds Vending Machines

Stormhaven Square

Kill all enemies.

How to get Typhon Log in Stormhaven Square look at video in Crew Challenges section.

Ring bell.



Maya keep going, follow Maya.

Windward Plaza

Kill all enemies and ring bell.


Kill all enemies and ring bell.

Meet Ava


Ava talk to her and enter graveyard.

Dido's Remorse

Search crypts with Ava for Eridium for The Impending Storm Quest. Follow Ava.


Kill ratch, then follow Ava.


Destroy ratch nest and collect Eridium Burial Eridium, go to (10)

The Anchorhold

Here you part with Ava and go to meet Maya.

Capitain Traunt
Boss Capitain Traunt

Boss Capitain Traunt

Before you can continue The Impending Storm Quest, you must defeat Capitain Traunt. The fight will not be easy, take a full set of ammunition and various types of weapons.


After killing Capitain Traunt, give Eridium to Maya and enter Temple

The Anchorhold Temple

Get Vault Key Fragment

Read Typhon Log

Get Red Chest

To Sanctuary

Using Fast Travel Station return to Sanctuary.


After return from Sanctuary


You come back here from Sanctuary with Invasion of Privacy quest for Ava.

Unfortunately, you will have to travel through the entire plant again in search of lost Ava items.


Ava stuff for Invasion of Privacy Quest.


More Ava stuff for Invasion of Privacy Quest.


Empty safe with Ava diary for Invasion of Privacy Quest.


A Page Ripped from Ava's Diary

A Page Ripped from Ava's Diary

A Page Ripped from Ava's Diary


A Page Ripped from Ava's Diary

Next Page Ripped from Ava's Diary

Next Page Ripped from Ava's Diary

You Really Shouldn't Read This Page from Ava's Diary

Next Page Ripped from Ava's Diary

Go kill Beans

Private Beans

Private Beans kill him for Invasion of Privacy Quest.

Take Key to the Monk's Secret Cache from near container.

Ava's Secret Weapons Cache

It is reward for Invasion of Privacy Quest, take weapons.

Do not return to Sanctuary now, finish last Side Mission on Athenas. Go to (24)

The Holy Distillery

Brother Sinon talk to him.

Holy Spirits Side Mission, LVL 15

The Order of the Impending Storm relies on this distillery for... well, booze. You have to save the Holy Spirits contained within from an infestation of filthy ratch!

Help Brother Sinon, enter Cellar.

Distillery Cellar
  • Shoot the cask near blocked passage to keep move.
  • Clear ratch gunk (3), Kill ratch broodmothers (3).
  • Bonus task is: Harvest intoxicated ratch livers - do it for reward.
  • Destroy ratch nest.
  • Repair bell.
  • Ring bell
  • Exit and place intoxicated ratch livers.

Talk to Brother Mendel, he will open room with Red Chest as a reward for intoxicated ratch livers.

Finish Athenas Crew Challenges if you got any left and Return to Sanctuary

Borderlands 3 Map Legend

Crew Challenges Borderlands 3

Crew Challenges

On most maps you will find hidden Crew Challenges. They appear on the map as you approach them. Crew Challenges can be treated as optional tasks. They are not mandatory, but they bring EXP and rewards, and are also included in Zone Progress.

Typhon Logs are a special type of Crew Challenges. The solution of three Typhon Logs on a given map gives you access to Typhon Dead Drop Crew Challenge with reward chest.

Red Chest Borderlands 3

Red Chest

Red Chests are a special type of container with better weapons or equipment. They are treated as a reward. They are located in specific places, they are hidden or well protected by Bosses. They belong to the Zone Progress of a given zone map. There are from one to three Red Chests in each zone.

Fast Travel Station Borderlands 3

Fast Travel Station

Use the fast travel network to revisit explored areas.

Borderlands 3 lets you teleport from anywhere to any previously discovered Fast Travel station or even your most recently used vehicle, all via the map in your ECHO device, this also include Fast Travel stations on other planet.

Quest Starter Borderlands 3

Quest Starter

This is where the mission / quest begins. The Quest Giver can be an NPC, an item, or the quest starts automatically at the entrance to the location.

Catch-A-Ride Borderlands 3

Catch-A-Ride - Vehicle Station

Vehicles you encounter are yours for the taking. You can always digistruct a vehicle at any Catch-A-Ride station, but there's also the option of a quick hijacking if aggressive bandit drivers get too close.

Marcus Munitions Borderlands 3

Marcus' Munitions

Vending Machine with Weapons and Equipment. In addition to buying, you can also sell your equipment here.

Veteran Rewards

There is a special vending machine with premium equipment on the Sanctuary III space ship.

Ammo Dump Borderlands 3

Ammo Dump

Vending Machine with Ammunition.

Dr. Zeds Meds Borderlands 3

Dr. Zed's Meds

Vending Machine with Medicines.

ECHO Logs Borderlands 3


Collectible audio logs with lore about past of Borderlands universe.

Eridian Writings Borderlands 3

Eridian Writings

At the beginning of the game you can't do anything about Eridian Writings, they will be needed later when the story comes to the right moment.

Friendly NPC Borderlands 3

Friendly NPC

Friendly NPCs provide interaction, conversation, or give missions. You also often come back to them for prizes.

Hostile NPC Borderlands 3

Hostile NPC

Hostile Boss, Special Enemy, tougher opponents.

Vehicle Borderlands 3


You can take this vehicle, drive it or take it to Catch-A-Ride station to own it. If you disassembly it at Catch-A-Rideyou will acquire new components for your vehicle.

Map Transition Borderlands 3

Map Transition

Location Exit / Entrance, connection to a different map.

Quick Change Station Borderlands 3

Quick Change Station

Player Customization. Show off in style, equipping custom Heads, Skins, Emotes, and cool ECHO Skins. Explore skill builds, by resetting your invested skill points!

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