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Join your local Pioneer Scout troop!

The Order of the Tadpole is a side quest in the Fallout 76 update Wild Appalachia.

Quick walkthrough[edit | edit source]

Side Quest: The Order of the Tadpole
Talk to Scout Leader Jaggy at Camp Lewis.
Revive a downed player character.
Complete the Operation Tidy daily quest.
Complete the Stings and Things daily quest.
Earn three Tadpole badges.
Return to Scout Leader Jaggy.
Reward: 200 caps, 800 XP, Pioneer Scout backpack, standard backpack crafting, Tadpole backpack material crafting, random legendary armor piece

Detailed walkthrough[edit | edit source]

Scout Leader Jaggy[edit | edit source]

Find Scout Leader Jaggy at Camp Lewis in the Pioneer Scout camp. He is located near the building with the knowledge exam terminals and is authorized to recruit new members by setting them on the path to becoming Tadpole Scouts. Speak to him to begin the quest.

To earn the Tadpole badge, the player character will need to demonstrate Kindness, Helpfulness, Bravery and Growth. Jaggy will provide a Pioneer Scout Tadpole uniform, which will depend on the player characters' gender when receiving it: Skirts for girls, and shorts for boys.

Demonstrate Kindness: Revive a downed player character[edit | edit source]

The player character must revive another player with a stimpak.

Demonstrate Helpfulness: Clean Up Kiddie Corner Cabins[edit | edit source]

Complete Operation Tidy by doing the following:

  1. Speak to Scout Leader Pompy at Kiddie Corner Cabins.
  2. Pick up five toxic mutagenic waste as indicated on the map.
  3. Deposit the waste into a containment barrel at the Kiddie Corner Cabins.

Demonstrate Bravery: Control Pests at Dolly Sods[edit | edit source]

Complete Stings and Things by doing the following:

  1. Talk to Pioneer Scout Leader Treadly.
  2. Acquire a bloatfly gland, a bloodbug proboscis, radroach meat, a stingwing barb and a tick blood sac in any order.
  3. Return to Pioneer Scout Leader Treadly.

Demonstrate Growth: Earn 3 Pioneer Scout Badges[edit | edit source]

Three Tadpole Badges must be collected. The complete list can be found in the Challenge section, under 'World' in the main menu.

Return to Scout Leader Jaggy[edit | edit source]

Return to Scout Leader Jaggy to complete the quest and become a Possum scout. He will reward the player character with 200 caps, Pioneer Scouts-related crafting items, and plans, a Pioneer Scout backpack and a random legendary armor piece.

Quest stages[edit | edit source]

StageStatusDescriptionLog Entry
? Go to Camp LewisApparently the Pioneer Scouts are looking for new members. I should head over to Camp Lewis to join up.
? Find the Source of the NoisesThere's quite a racket here at Camp Lewis. I should see what's going on.
? Listen to Scout Leader JaggyI am a proud new member of the Pioneer Scouts, with the starting rank of "Tadpole". Once I prove myself I can rank up. I better get to it.
? Demonstrate Pioneer Scout Values (#/4)
? Kindness: Revive an AllyI have demonstrated my "kindness" successfully.
? Helpfulness: Clean Up Kiddie Corner CabinsI've demonstrated my helpfulness by cleaning up toxic waste.
? Bravery: Control Pests at Dolly SodsI've demonstrated my bravery by battling bugs.
? Growth: Earn Pioneer Scout Badges (#/3)I've demonstrated my personal growth by earning merit badges.
?Quest finishedSpeak with a Scout LeaderTime to get my promotion to my next rank.
I'm now a proud Possum!

See also[edit | edit source]

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