Mountain Pass is the first level in the mission Capture the Secret German Treasure. It takes place on the night of February 20, 1945, in the Altaussee mountain pass, Austria.
20 February 1945
I don’t think I’ve ever heard the colonel get emotional like that about a mission. This is a side of him I had not seen before - he must have grown fond of you over this past year to open up like that.
Well, my friend, I suppose that makes two of us. This sounds like quite a dangerous situation you’re being sent into. Please be careful.
As the war continues to go against them, the Germans seem to be getting more and more desperate. Expect heavy resistance as you head towards the mine entrance.
Now that we've both learned what a Panzershrek is, I made sure the OSS quartermaster issued you an equivalent weapon to take on this mission. Just remember not to fire it inside - it can hurt you as much as it hurts them.
Since it may be a few more days before the Allied armies catch up to you, we’ll need you to damage their infrastructure as much as possible.
Because of its remoteness, the garrison depends on several large electrical generators to keep powered. They guard them heavily - but not the petrol needed to run them. Use your demolition charges to take out the fuel tanks.
- Destroy Generator Fuel
- Locate Mine Entrance
- Historical Inaccuracy - Manon says that it would be a few more days before they caught up with Patterson in the mine. But the first Allies to enter the mine came in May 1945 three months after this mission takes place.