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Benedict Point is a train station in Red Dead Redemption, Red Dead Redemption 2, and Red Dead Online in the Gaptooth Ridge and Río Bravo regions respectively, in the state of New Austin.

It is a small, minor settlement and is primarily a train station for the Southwestern Railroad Company.


Red Dead Redemption

At this location, the Irish mission "Man is Born Unto Trouble" begins, a large portion of the Seth Briars mission "Exhuming and Other Fine Hobbies" takes place, and the Nigel West Dickens mission "Liars, Cheats and Other Proud Americans" ends.

The Stranger side-mission "Funny Man" begins here. Also, the player can find Silas Spatchcock, one of the subjects of the Stranger side-mission "Lights, Camera, Action", in this location.

Most of the time, Benedict Point is quiet and the residents go about their business. The settlement has a sheriff and a horse stable with small homes around the main station. From here, the trains arrive from Armadillo to the northwest and continues south crossing the San Luis River into Mexico. In a small area surrounded by a wooden fence behind the train station are three wooden crosses. Sometimes, Treasure Hunters gang members will ride on the main road beside the train station, dragging a civilian behind them, and firing their guns.

Outlaws to the End

It is a featured location in the Outlaws to the End Co-op mission "The Escape".

Undead Nightmare

During the Undead Nightmare, a train guarded by the U.S. Military is stationed here and Marston must find a way to board it and ride it into Mexico as part of the mission "American Imperialism".

In the mission "A Cure for Most of What Ails You", Marston meets Nigel West Dickens here and receives the Blunderbuss.

This is also the location of Willis Lassiter, the sixth missing person to be rescued in the Fort Mercer segment of the Missing Persons Side-missions.


Red Dead Redemption 2

  • Post Office

Red Dead Redemption


The following information only pertains to Red Dead Redemption 2.
  • In the southeast of the station is a cabin; under the bunk bed is a lockbox containing crackers.
  • To the southwest, across the border into Gaptooth Ridge and across the railroad tracks, is a dilapidated cabin. On a shelf inside is Aged Pirate Rum.


The following information only pertains to Red Dead Redemption 2.
  • Sometimes the Post Office Clerk can disappear.


  • A part of the Southwestern Railroad Company is located here and at MacFarlane's Ranch, while the main part of the company is located at Armadillo.
  • There is a trio of wooden graves located behind the stables.
  • There appears to be a makeshift canteen behind the station, although the typical facilities of in-game cantinas/saloons, such as Poker, Blackjack and Liar's Dice are not available.
  • A blacksmith can be found south of the railway station in Benedict Point, boasting an uncanny resemblance to Robert E., a commonly recurring character of the 1990's western TV series, Dr. Quinn.
  • Hector can be encountered here in Red Dead Online.
  • In Red Dead Redemption, Benedict Point is located in Gaptooth Ridge. In Red Dead Redemption 2, it is in Río Bravo instead.
  • Horses are commonly found just east of Benedict Point.



Red Dead Redemption

The discovery of locations in Red Dead Redemption count towards the following Trophies/Achievements:

10 gamerscoregamerscore
Bronze bronzebronze
Uncover every location on the map in Single Player.

100 gamerscoregamerscore
Gold goldgold
Attain 100% List in the singleplayer game completion list.

Undead Nightmare

Completing the mission "American Imperialism" and rescuing the missing person at this location contribute toward the following Achievement/Trophy:

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40 gamerscoregamerscore
Silver silversilver
Attain 100% Game Completion statistic in Undead Nightmare.

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