Welcome to our World of Warcraft Classic Mining Guide, walkthrough of the fastest way to level up from 1 to 300 Mining Skill. Images of Ore Vein Mining Routes and Locations you can use to start levelling, most players pair this with Engineering or blacksmithing since you will acquire lots of Ore and can Smelt it.
WoW Classic Mining Trainer Locations
Every Major City Mining Trainers Location in WoW Classic. Depending on which Race you choose you will likely end up in one of these Cities.
Orgrimmar Mining Trainer Location
Orc | Troll
Thunder Bluff Mining Trainer Location
Ironforge Mining Trainer Location
Dwarf | Gnome
Undercity Mining Trainer Location
Stormwind Mining Trainer Location
Darnassus Mining Trainer Location
World of Warcraft Classic Mining Leveling Guide
World of Warcraft Classic Mining Leveling Guide the fastest way to level from 1 to 300 Mining Skill. This is a good secondary profession for players who use Engineering or Blacksmithing as their primary profession, you can also simply pick mine ore and sell it on the auction house. Below we have included image locations of where to pick mine ore veins to level up the fastest.
List of the all the Ore Types you will regularly encounter outside of Quest Specific Ore Viens, this list includes what mining level is required to Mine/Smelt Ore. We also included a section the details the different types of Gems you have a chance to get from mining that specific ore.
|Copper||1||Malachite, Shadowgem, Tigerseye|
|Tin||65||Jade, Shadowgem, Lesser Moonstone, Moss Agate|
|Silver||75||Shadowgem, Lesser Moonstone, Moss Agate|
|Iron||125||Aquamarine, Jade, Lesser Moonstone, Citrine|
|Gold||155||Jade, Lesser Moonstone, Citrine|
|Mithril||175||Aquamarine, Citrine, Black Vitriol, Star Ruby|
|Truesilver||230||Aquamarine, Citrine, Star Ruby|
|Dark Iron||230||Black Diamond, Blood of the Mountain, Black Vitriol|
|Small Thorium||250||Large Opal, Blue Sapphire, Star Ruby, Black Vitriol|
|Rich Thorium||275||Arcane Crystal, Azerothian Diamond, Blue Sapphire, Huge Emerald, Large Opal, Star Ruby|
- [Dark Iron] – Found in Blackrock Depths and Molten Core | Used for Blackrock Depths Exclusive Recipes
Recommended Profession to pair/use with Mining – Blacksmithing Guide
- [Apprentice Mining] (Level 1-75) – Any Major City
- [Journeyman Mining] (Level 75-150) – Any Major City
- [Expert Mining] (Level 150-225) – Any Major City
- [Artisan Mining] (Level 225-300) – Any Major City
Did You Know? +5 Mining Skill – Means the Ore Viens you mine will stay Orange 5 levels longer. This means you have an easier time levelling your mining profession skill since you will receive more experience for 5 levels longer.
If you can afford or obtain these we recommend you do, as it will make levelling the Mining Skill Easier.
- [Enchant Gloves: +5 Mining Skill] – You can enchant any pair of gloves, it will cost 3 Truesilver Bar + 3 Vision Dust.
- [Goblin Mining Helmet | +5 Mining Skill] – This requires the Engineering Skill.
We list the best locations to start levelling up the Mining skill for both Horde Faction (Durotar right outside of Orgimmar) and Alliance Faction (Dun Morogh right outside Ironforge City) Players in WoW Classic. After reaching level 50 you should learn Journeyman Mining Training to raise your Level Cap.
- Learn [Apprentice Mining]
- Purchase [Mining Pick]
- Gather Copper Ore
Dun Morogh (Alliance)
- Learn [Journeyman Mining]
- Gather Tin Ore | Silver Ore
- Learn [Expert Mining]
- Gather Iron Ore | Gold Ore
- Gather Mithril Ore | Truesilver Ore
- Learn [Artisan Mining]
This is it the final stretch and then you have maxed out your Mining skill level.
- Gather Thorium Ore
You Have Reached Max Level Mining
Now that you have maxed out with this profession you can now mine various high-level ore that can be used in many recipes to make Amour, Weapons, Engineering Gadgets and more.