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Mining Operation
Discovery Lore
The mysteries uncovered from this excavation were quickly abandoned as an ancient dark force, one far more dangerous than anything this province has encountered, was found to be lurking beyond Wynn's southern border.
Coordinates X: 808, Z: -1300
Suggested Level 20
Uses Discovery
Requirements None

Mining Operation is a Secret Discovery located in the Abandoned Mines. It is a cavern containing many black spikes similar to the spikes of the corruption, discovered by the Wynn Excavation group. From the text of the Discovery, however, as well as the position of the mines on the Map, and the pink glass which highly resembles the spikes of the Silent Expanse, it is likely the spikes are of Darkness, and not Corruption, in nature.


 X   808  Y     Z   -1300  Wynncraft Map 
  • Press the button on the crane.

 X   812  Y     Z   -1293  Wynncraft Map 
  • Press the button on the cart.

 X   794  Y     Z   -1286  Wynncraft Map 
  • Climb the ladder of a wooden transport crane and press the button on its platform.

 X   794  Y     Z   -1308  Wynncraft Map 
  • Press the button on the ground level of the other end of the crane.

 X   753  Y     Z   -1169  Wynncraft Map 
  • Follow the minecart TNT that appears to the mines.
  • Press the button to the left.
  • Enter the cavern opened by the blast of TNT.


  • After completing step 7, be wary as the cart will respawn potentially trapping you within, leaving no choice but to commit suicide using /kill.
  • There is, in fact, another exit - a dark pit within the cavern which will teleport you to where the cart exploded.
  • Steps 1-4 must be completed quickly, one after the other. Failing to do so results in needing to restart the entire discovery from step 1.
  • You have to have finished a quest or you could get stuck in the room because you are getting pushed back by an invisible force, so be careful if you go hunt for discoveries.