Game mechanicsNewbie guideIn developmentDDO StoreIRC Chat

ChallengesClassesCollectablesCraftingEnhancementsEpic DestiniesFavor


Please create an account or log in to build a reputation and unlock more editing privileges, and then visit DDO wiki's IRC Chat if you need any help!

Searing Heights

From DDO wiki
Jump to: navigation, search


This Wilderness Adventure Area is accessed through The Marketplace.

Searing Heights requires character level 4 to enter.

A map of the zone can be found here. ***Warning - Spoilers***

Searing Heights map


In addition to the Rare Encounter / Slayer / Explorer quests typical to all Wilderness Adventure Areas, the following missions can be found in this zone:

Rare Encounters[edit]

You must be in the level range of 4 to 10 to get full experience for this quest.

Each Rare Encounter is worth 450 XP the bonus for finding all of them is 2025 XP.

(The numbers in the list correspond to notes on the map.)

  1. Slay Giallo, Shadow Warrior
  2. Slay Cruor Rosso, Blackbone Soldier (found in Ominous cave).
  3. Slay Guck, Muck's Cousin (found in water cave).
  4. Slay Itharn Ushu, Sulatar Consecrator (found inside Corridor Of Lava).
  5. Slay Hazai Haatha, Sulatar Conjurer
  6. Slay Ghamzee, Black Wolf Leader (found SE of Calcine, NW of Crumbled Archway, on top of small rise of rock overlooking road)
  7. Slay Calcine, Fire Mephit Idol
  8. Slay Smolder, Fire Elemental Idol (found inside lava fall cave)
  9. Slay Shute Ruggzen, Scorrow Infiltrator (this strange creature is in low terrain not in mountain trails, just west of a formation of 4 glowing rock pillers, NE of the lone tree )


You must be in the level range of 4 to 10 to get full experience for this quest.

  • Slay 10 creatures in Searing Heights: 285 XP = 28.5 xp/kill
  • Slay 25 creatures in Searing Heights: 393 XP = 15.72 xp/kill
  • Slay 50 creatures in Searing Heights: 555 XP = 11.1 xp/kill
  • Slay 100 creatures in Searing Heights: 887 XP = 8.87 xp/kill
  • Slay 200 creatures in Searing Heights: 1,500 XP = 7.5 xp/kill
  • Slay 400 creatures in Searing Heights: 2,760 XP = 6.9 xp/kill
  • Slay 750 creatures in Searing Heights: 4,770 XP = 6.36 xp/kill


Each Explorer is worth 225 XP; the bonus for finding all of them is 843 XP.

You must be in the level range of 4 to 10 to get full experience for this quest.


  • Find the ruined stage
  • Find the harbor river
  • Find the crumbled archway
  • Find the southern gate
  • Discover the cooled lava fall
  • Find the eastern gate
  • Discover the lava shrine
  • Discover the distant view
  • Find the scenic overlook
  • Find the lone tree (can be reached by using Feather Fall from scenic overlook)
  • Find the pillar bridge

Dungeon Entrances[edit]

  • Discover the lava fall cave
  • Find the water cave
  • Find the ominous cave
  • Find the corridor of lava


Monsters in the zone not found on the rare encounters list.
Monster Information

Named Monsters: