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Mines and mining sites are areas where ores for Mining can be found. These may be above ground (sites) or under ground (mines) and are scattered in fair number around Gielinor. Some of these locations are accessible only after certain quests are complete, some are members only.

Standard minesEdit

The table below lists the mines that contain any of the 'standard' ore rocks: clay, copper, tin, iron, silver, coal, gold, mithril, adamantite, and runite. See 'Other mines' below for mines that contain other types of mineable rocks.

Mine names in italics are members-only mines.


Map Name or location Clay Copper Tin Iron Silver Coal Gold Mithril Adamantite Runite Notes and hazards
Al Kharid mining site location Al Kharid mining site 3 1 9 5+1 fully exhausted silver rock 3 2 3 2

Aka Chasm or Scorpion mine; has a rock slope which can be climbed with the proper Agility level. One of the rocks has a very long respawn time. Contains scorpions which can interrupt mining.

ArdougneEastMine location Legends' Guild mining site 11 13 Between East Ardougne and the Legends' Guild.
Ardougne Sewers map Ardougne sewers mine 5 5 In the central portion of the Ardougne Sewers.
ArdougneSouthMine location South-east Ardougne mining site 6 4 On the approach to the Monastery south of East Ardougne.
ArdougneSWMine location Battlefield mining site 2 1 Near the Ourania Cave south of West Ardougne.
Arzinian Mine Map Dondakan's mine 146 Between a Rock... quest required. Entry requires a Gold helmet. Mine is next to Keldagrim South-West Mine (see below for further useful details).
Barbarian Village map Barbarian Village mining site 5 4 Lacks copper ore needed to make bronze.
BrimhavenNWMine location North-west Karamja mining site 10 On members side of Karamja island, north-west of Brimhaven near the rope swing to Moss Giant Island.
BrimhavenSWMine location Brimhaven mining site 6 On members side of Karamja island, south-west of Brimhaven near the Brimhaven Dungeon entrance.
Coal Trucks Map Coal Trucks 18 West of Seers' Village; coal trucks can hold up to 120 coal. Place coal in trucks near mine, then remove coal from trucks in shed near bank.
Crafting Guild map Crafting Guild mining site 6 6 7 Level 40 Crafting required for entry to the guild.
LocationDesertMiningCamp Desert Mining Camp surface mining site 4 4 3 4 In the Kharidian Desert at the Desert Mining Camp. The Tourist Trap quest is required.
Desert Mining Camp Underground Desert Mining Camp underground mining site 4 5 6 In the Kharidian Desert under the Desert Mining Camp. The Tourist Trap quest is required. The only mineable rocks are deep in the mine, with the tin on the final north-west branch and the others on the north-east branch.
Dorgeshuun Tunnels Dorgeshuun mine 9 12 The Lost Tribe quest is required. Must have Light source.
DraynorMine Draynor Mine 5

Located northeast of Draynor Village.

Dwarven Mine rocks map Dwarven Mine 5 11 10 9 11 2 2 3 Scorpions and King Scorpions are in the south-eastern section.
EdgevilleDungeonMine location Edgeville dungeon mine 2 2 3 3 6 1 2 Skeletons and hobgoblins in the mining area; other monsters on the route to the mining area.
Ec lair rfd Evil Chicken's Lair mine 4 3 4 4 2 At the Evil Chicken's Lair in north-west Zanaris. Partial completion of the Recipe for Disaster quest required. Black dragons can be found outside of the mine.
FremIslesCopperMine location East Fremennik Isles mining site 3 3 4 On the surface on the island due north of Jatizso. Contains ice trolls.
West Frem Isles mine site map West Fremennik Isles mining site 3 On the surface on the island due north of Jatizso. Contains ice trolls.
FremProvMine location Keldagrim entrance mining site 9 2 In the Fremennik Province near the entrance to Keldagrim.
Grand Tree Map Grand Tree mine 9 8 4 11 4 4 3 The Grand Tree quest is required. Contains giant bats.
HeroesGuild dungeon Heroes' Guild mine 11 2 2 2 Heroes' Quest required. Contains giant bats.
Bandit camp mining site map Bandit camp mining site 16 20 22 8 Level 45 Wilderness, contains hobgoblins.
IsafdarAddyMine location Lletya mining site 7 Players must traverse the dangerous forest of Isafdar to reach the mine.
Jatizso mine ore spots map Jatizso mine 11 7 8 15 11 On the island of Jatizso, west of the city. Ice trolls are in the northern half of the mine.
KaramjaCentralMine location Karamja mining site 1 1 1 2 2 Also known as the Nature altar mine because of its proximity to the entrance to the altar. In the centre of Karamja, north of Shilo Village.
KaramjaVolcanoMine location Karamja Volcano mine 4 Contains skeletons and giant bats.
Keldagrim north mine map Keldagrim north mine 8 10 2 In Keldagrim; after Forgiveness of a Chaos Dwarf quest.
KeldagrimCity Keldagrim north-east mine 9 In Keldagrim; The Giant Dwarf quest must at least be started.
KeldagrimCity Keldagrim south-west mine 2 5 4 5 1 In Keldagrim area. Some of the mine is across the river; pay the Dwarven Ferryman on south bank 2 coins to get there. Once there, the dwarven ferryman on the west bank will transport ore to the bank for you, at a cost of some of the ore.
KharidianClayMine location Uzer mining site 10 In the Kharidian Desert north of Uzer. Considered very inconvenient because of its remote location and the desert heat.
KharidianGoldMine location Nardah mining site 5 In the Kharidian Desert about half way between Pollnivneach and Sophanem. Considered inconvenient because of its location and the desert heat.
Quarry map Desert Quarry 4 2 In the Kharidian Desert south of the Bandit Camp (Kharidian Desert) and west of Jaldraocht Pyramid; be careful of desert heat. Easily accessible via the camulet or the Jaldraocht teleport of the pharaoh's sceptre. Also has granite and sandstone rocks.
Lava Maze Dungeon Lava Maze Dungeon mine 1 In the Lava Maze Dungeon, surrounded by black Dragons and poison spiders. Located in the Wilderness, so player killers can attack.
Lunar mine Lunar Isle Mine 6 7 In the north-east on Lunar Isle. Suqahs can be found outside. Gems and essence can also be mined here.
Lumbridge mine east Lumbridge Swamp training mining site 5 5 Near Lumbridge Swamp south-east of Lumbridge. Safe place for low level miners.
Lumbridge mine west West Lumbridge Swamp mining site 7 5 2 Near Lumbridge Swamp, south-west of Lumbridge. Higher level rocks than south-east mine.
MiscellaniaCoalMine location Managing Miscellania mining site (9) Northern Miscellania. Players cannot keep coal mined here but instead can obtain coal from the kingdom. See Throne of Miscellania and Royal Trouble for details.
Miscellania & Etceteria Dungeon Miscellania and Etceteria Dungeon mine 4 Near homes in Miscellania & Etceteria Dungeon. Part of Royal Trouble must be completed before it can be accessed. Ore from this mine can be kept, unlike in the Miscellania coal mine.
Mining Guild map Mining Guild 37 5 Entrance is in Falador. Level 60 mining required to enter guild.
See the tour of the mine Mort Ridge Mine 2 14 12 8 26 11 18 Haunted Mine quest required. Levels 1, 2, 3, 5, and 6 have ore rocks.
North Crandor mining area North Crandor mining site 7 3 1 Travel through Karamja
Neitiznot Runite Mine Central Fremennik Isles mining site 7 1 Ice trolls are found on the path to the mine.
Pirates' Hideout map Pirates' Hideout mining site 1 4 4 1 By the Pirates' Hideout in the Wilderness.
Piscatoris Fishing Colony Piscatoris mining site 2 2 2 3 South of the Piscatoris Fishing Colony.
PortKhazardMine location Port Khazard mining site 2 2 2 At Port Khazard. Note that the ore rocks are in two locations. The Fight Arena mine is listed below.
RellekkaMine location Rellekka mining site 4 3 7 North-east of Rellekka. Requires completion of The Fremennik Trials.
RimmingtonMine location Rimmington mining site 2 5 2 6 2 Near the house portal at Rimmington.
Falador Mine location Falador mining site 2 6 3 2 South of Taverley. Closest bank is Falador west bank, for players who can use the Agility shortcut at the broken portion of the western Falador city wall, or Taverley south west bank.
South Crandor mining area South Crandor mining site 3 7 3 Travel through Karamja volcano dungeon to reach this mine. Moss giants are found nearby.
Taverley mine location Burthorpe mine 11 10 10 North west of Taverley, closest bank is Burthorpe, Smithing and Crafting facilities directly outside.
Mourner Tunnels map Mourner Tunnels mine 1 In the Temple of Light dungeon, accessible via the Mourners' headquarters in West Ardougne or via the Death Altar. Mourning's Ends Part II quest required. Access via Teleport crystal after Within the Light quest. Dark beasts are found here.
TzHaarCity mine TzHaar City mine 3 3 In TzHaar City.
TzHaar Mine TzHaar mine 8 3 2 In tunnels found during TokTz-Ket-Dill quest (mineable after the quest).
South-east Varrock mining site South-east Varrock mining site 9 6 4 Also known as South-East Varrock Mine. Bears, giant rats, and unicorns nearby.
South-west Varrock mining site South-west Varrock mining site 3 8 3 3 Also known as South-West Varrock Mine. An aggressive mugger can be found here.
Wilderness south mine map Southern Wilderness mining site 2 3 Contains skeletons; Level 9 Wilderness.
Wilderness rune mine Lava Maze runite mining site 2 Level 61 Wilderness.
Fight Arena star location Fight Arena mining site 4 2 7 9 1 2

North-east of Yanille. Although actually next to the Fight Arena and Port Khazard, it is commonly called the Yanille Mine, because Yanille has the closest full-service bank. There is a nearby bank deposit box in Port Khazard.

Wilderness mine 1 South-Western Wilderness mining site 34 Level 12 wilderness, beware of player killers.

Other mines Edit

Living Rock Caverns

The living rock caverns, home of concentrated ores and mighty living rock creatures.

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