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  • Mining

    Overview
    Mining is a gathering skill trainable in Minescape. It is used to mine various ores from across the world, from copper and tin, to gold and runite. Many ores exist in the game--some for Smithing, some for Crafting--but all are useful in one way or another.

    Ores
    Name​
    Level​
    Experience​
    Location(s)​
    Copper​
    1​
    17.5​
    East Varrock Mines​
    Tin​
    1​
    17.5​
    East Varrock Mines​
    Clay​
    1​
    5​
    West Varrock Mines, Rimmington Mines​
    Rune Essence​
    1​
    5​
    Rune Essence Mines​
    Iron​
    15​
    35​
    East Varrock Mines, Al-Kharid Mines​
    Silver​
    20​
    40​
    West Varrock Mines, Al-Kharid Mines, Crafting Guild​
    Coal​
    30​
    50​
    Falador Mines, Al-Kharid Mines, South-West Lumbridge Mines​
    Gold​
    40​
    65​
    Falador Mines, Al-Kharid Mines, Crafting Guild​
    Mithril​
    55​
    80​
    Falador Mines, Al-Kharid Mines, South-West Lumbridge Mines​
    Adamantite​
    70​
    95​
    Falador Mines, Al-Kharid Mines, South-West Lumbridge Mines​
    Runite​
    85​
    125​
    Wilderness*. Falador Mines*​

    Pickaxes
    Name​
    Level Required to Wield​
    Location of Purchase​
    Bronze Pickaxe​
    1 Attack, 1 Mining​
    Bob (Lumbridge), Nurmoff (Falador Mine), Smithing 5​
    Iron Pickaxe​
    1 Attack, 1 Mining​
    Nurmoff (Falador Mine), Smithing 20​
    Steel Pickaxe​
    5 Attack, 6 Mining​
    Nurmoff (Falador Mine), Smithing 35​
    Black Pickaxe​
    10 Attack, 11 Mining​
    Nurmoff (Falador Mine), Clue Scrolls
    Mithril Pickaxe​
    20 Attack, 21 Mining​
    Nurmoff (Falador Mine), Smithing 55​
    Adamant Pickaxe​
    30 Attack, 31 Mining​
    Nurmoff (Falador Mine), Smithing 75​
    Rune Pickaxe​
    40 Attack, 41 Mining​
    Nurmoff (Falador Mine), Smithing 90​
    Dragon Pickaxe* (Not implemented)​
    60 Attack, 61 Mining​
    Wilderness Bosses*, King Black Dragon*​

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