|Location||Southwestern part of the continent|
On a mission to find the ancient red mineral to repair the Masamune sword in order to fight Magus, Crono and his party arrive through the Time Gate at the Mystic Mountains in the Prehistoric Era. They are immediately confronted by humanoid reptilian creatures called Reptites. Finding themselves overwhelmed, a native of the era, a prehistoric human named Ayla, comes to their aid.
Ayla agrees to give them the red rock they seek, but first invites them to a celebration to welcome the newcomers to her village.
After defeating Nizbel, Crono's party travels back through the Mystic Mountains to reach the Time Gate.
There are no specific locations within the Mystic Mountains.
People and Enemies
The following is a list of important characters and enemies the player will encounter.