Quick Facts

Capture a Mine

Capture a mine that the Stormpike does not control, then return to Sergeant Durgen Stormpike in the Alterac Mountains.

Relevant Locations

This NPC or object can be found in Alterac Mountains.


The mines in Alterac Valley hold more than just minerals. Both the Frostwolf and Stormpike have cached excess supplies in the Irondeep and Coldtooth mines... that's not a bad idea, if we could only maintain control of them!

Capture a mine, then return to me. To capture a mine, enter one that we do not control and kill its leader. When you do that, the mine will be ours, and we'll send troops to protect it!


You haven't captured the mine yet, <name>!

After we control a mine, it will be much easier to gather minerals and supplies from it.


You did it! Well done, <name>!

When we control a mine and have troops stationed there, it's much easier to gather minerals and supplies from it.


Upon completion of this quest you will gain: