For the DLC of the same name, see Jaws of Hakkon.
For the faction of the same name , see Jaws of Hakkon (faction).

Jaws of Hakkon is the first quest in the Jaws of Hakkon DLC for Dragon Age: Inquisition.

Professor Bram Kenric of the University of Orlais has sent word to the Inquisition. He believes a remote area known as the Frostback Basin could hold secrets beneficial to both academic research and the Inquisition itself. Further investigation is warranted.


The quest is triggered automatically upon reaching Skyhold.


Complete the war table operation Investigate Frostback Basin, which costs 8 Power, to unlock the new area. Travel to the area and speak with Scout Harding and Professor Kenric in the following cutscene. The quest is then automatically completed.

Codex entries

Upon entering the area:
Codex icon DAI Codex entry: Frostback Basin
Codex icon DAI Codex entry: Scout Harding


Using the History Knowledge perk while speaking to Harding and Kenric in the cutscene:

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