Feathers are back as collectibles in Assassin’s Creed 3 and finding them all will get you Kanien’keha:ka outfit. When you are playing as young Connar and learn to climb the tree, this is when you learn about feathers in the game.
Your first objective is to retrieve an eagle feather from the nest and after that you are asked to collect three more for the clan mother. This is an optional objective, but if you are aiming for 100% synchronization, you should go for that. For more help on Assassin’s Creed 3, read our Almanac Pages, Peg Leg Trinkets and Treasure Locations.
You will find the first few feathers easily but after that, you will have to explore a bit of the terrain to retrieve them. There are total 50 feathers that you are required to find, and they are scattered throughout the 12 frontier regions, usually in bird nests.
Climb the trees and look for the white feathers or bird nests but don’t limit yourself to the nests, feathers can be literally anywhere. Each frontier region has a different number of feathers:
- Black Creek (11)
- Kanièn:keh (3)
- John’s Town (2)
- Valley Forge (2)
- Diamond Basin (4)
- Great Piece Hills (4)
- Concord (2)
- Lexington (5)
- Packanack (5)
- Troy’s Wood (5)
- Scotch Plains (3)
- Monmouth (4)
To make your life easier, you can buy different maps at different points in the game to reveal the locations of these feathers. If you don’t want to waste your money on purchasing these maps, you can refer to following interactive maps to find these feathers:
You can even contribute to these maps by editing the wiki.