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Southern Ice Cave
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Cave in the Southern Snow Biome of The Center.
Location
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Location
60.0° Lat, 22.5° Lon
Loot
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Artifact of the Skylord
54.0° Lat, 20.9° Lon
Loot quality
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The Southern Ice Cave is in the Southern Snow Biome of The Center.

The Artifact of the Skylord can be found at the end of this massive, labyrinthine cavern.

Dangers[]

  • Extreme Cold
  • Dangerous Heights

Recommended Equipment[]

Tips / Notes[]

  • Watch your step and mind the Yetis; dangerous falls are everywhere, and the Yeti's knockback makes this cave perilous.
  • There is an "easter egg" of a frozen Wolf chasing a Dodo in a wall of transparent ice hidden in this cave (see Gallery).
  • There is a leviathan of Rex frozen in a wall of ice.
  • To reach the Artifact, enter the cave and go to the open room. There is a ramp leading up on your right that will lead to some metal spawns. Go to your left and down the ramp there. At the bottom of the ramp, turn right (almost a complete U turn) and follow the wall on your right. Follow the large tunnel that passes the frozen T-Rex. The tunnel will lead to a ramp up, which will lead to a small ice bridge. The artifact is on that bridge.

Creatures[]

Compatible Tamed Creatures[]

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Accessibility Ratings:

  • Excellent: Full-Cave Access (Entrance-to-Artifact)
  • Limited: Can Access Portions of the Cave Safely
  • Not Recommended: Can Get Stuck/Unable to Leave Cave
Creature Accessibility Rideable Notes
  Allosaurus Excellent Yes
  Ankylosaurus Excellent Yes
  Archaeopteryx Excellent No
  •  Can be carried in and out by player.
  Argentavis Excellent Unofficial/
Single-Player
  •  Official Servers: Cannot mount in cave. 
  •  Unofficial/Single-Player: Requires server setting -ForceAllowCaveFlyers to mount.
  Arthropluera Excellent Yes
  Beelzebufo Excellent Yes
  Carbonemys Excellent Yes
  Carno Excellent Yes
  Castoroides Excellent Yes
  Chalicotherium Excellent Yes
  Compy Excellent No
  •  Can keep one on shoulder or bring a whole pack.
  Dilophosaur Excellent No
  Dimetrodon Excellent No
  Dimorphodon Excellent No
  •  Can keep one on shoulder or bring a whole flock.
  Diplocaulus Excellent Yes
  Dire Bear Excellent Yes
  •  Passive insulation from the cold and its battle capability makes this a good mount.
  Direwolf Excellent Yes
  Dodo Excellent No
  •  Can be carried in and out by player.
  Doedicurus Excellent Yes
  Dung Beetle Excellent No
  •  Can be carried in and out by player.
  Gallimimus Excellent Yes
  Giganotosaurus Excellent Yes
  •  Creatures other than Yetis won't engage on sight. 
  •  With the dangerous heights and a Giga's rage, it is ill-advised to ride one here.
  Gigantopithecus Excellent Yes
  Hesperornis Excellent No
  •  Can be carried on shoulder.
  Ichthyornis Excellent No
  •  Can be carried on shoulder.
  Jerboa Excellent No
  •  Can be carried in and out by player.
  Kairuku Excellent No
  •  Passive insulation from the cold. 
  •  Can be carried in and out by player.
  Kaprosuchus Excellent Yes
  Lymantria Excellent Unofficial/
Single-Player
  •  Official Servers: Cannot mount in cave. 
  •  Unofficial/Single-Player: Requires server setting -ForceAllowCaveFlyers to mount.
  Lystrosaurus Excellent No
  Megaloceros Excellent Yes
  Megatherium Excellent Yes
  •  Creatures other than Yetis won't engage on sight.
  Mesopithecus Excellent No
  •  Can keep on shoulder or bring a whole troop.
  Microraptor Excellent No
  •  Can keep on shoulder or bring a whole flock.
  Morellatops Excellent Yes
  Onyc Excellent No
  Otter Excellent No
  •  Can be carried on shoulder.
  Oviraptor Excellent No
  Pachy Excellent Yes
  Parasaur Excellent Yes
  •  Creatures other than Yetis won't engage on sight.
  Pegomastax Excellent No
  •  Can be carried on shoulder.
  Pelagornis Excellent Unofficial/
Single-Player
  •  Official Servers: Cannot mount in cave. 
  •  Unofficial/Single-Player: Requires server setting -ForceAllowCaveFlyers to mount.
  Phiomia Excellent Yes
  Procoptodon Excellent Yes
  Pteranodon Excellent Unofficial/
Single-Player
  •  Official Servers: Cannot mount in cave. 
  •  Unofficial/Single-Player: Requires server setting -ForceAllowCaveFlyers to mount.
  Raptor Excellent Yes
  Rex Excellent Yes
  •  Creatures other than Yetis won't engage on sight.
  Sabertooth Excellent Yes
  Sarco Excellent Yes
  Scorpion Excellent Yes
  Spider Excellent Yes
  Spino Excellent Yes
  •  Creatures other than Yetis won't engage on sight.
  Stego Excellent Yes
  Tapejara Excellent Unofficial/
Single-Player
  •  Official Servers: Cannot mount in cave. 
  •  Unofficial/Single-Player: Requires server setting -ForceAllowCaveFlyers to mount.
  Terror Bird Excellent Yes
  Therizinosaur Excellent Yes
  •  Creatures other than Yetis won't engage on sight.
  Thorny Dragon Excellent Yes
  Trike Excellent Yes
  Vulture Excellent No
  •  Can keep on shoulder or bring a whole flock.
  Woolly Rhino Excellent Yes
  Wyvern Excellent Unofficial/
Single-Player
  •  Official Servers: Cannot mount in cave. 
  •  Unofficial/Single-Player: Requires server setting -ForceAllowCaveFlyers to mount.
  Yutyrannus Excellent Yes
  •  Creatures other than Yetis won't engage on sight. 
  •  Terrifies all creatures in one roar.

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