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How To Unlock Mining In Lost Ark

Here is how you can unlock and learn one of the Trade Skills, Mining, in Lost Ark.

Lost Ark is an MMOARPG where the players have to do objectives and complete Quests. Some of them require you to use your Trade Skills. One Such Trade Skill is Mining. Mining in Lost Ark allows the player to gather rare Ores & Minerals to either craft, trade or use them in Quests. It is a very important skill to have as many recipes as Stronghold upgrades & Equipment Gear. In this guide, I will show you how to unlock Mining in Lost Ark.

How to Unlock Mining in Lost Ark?


mining in lost ark

Mining is a Trade Skill (Life Skill) that is unlocked the same way as the other ones in Lost Ark. To unlock it, you will have to complete the Crown of Lakebar Quest in Lost Ark. Go to West Luterra you will be able to do the Quest. Don’t worry about missing the Quest as it will be a part of your main Questline. Once you have completed the Quest, you will get 6 Trade Skills of which Mining will be one of them.

Now that you have unlocked the Mining Trade Skill, you can now go and mine for some Ores & Minerals. You can press L to access your Trade Skills and Press B till you have the Mining Skill equipped. Now you can go up to a Mineral node and mine away in Lost Ark. This is how you can get the Minerals in the game.


All Mining Skills

The more you Mine in Lost Ark, the higher your Mining level will rise. After a while, you will need to unlock the Skills available for Mining in the Skill Tree. Here are the Skills you can unlock with their respective levels.

  • First Level: Pickaxing
  • Tenth Level: Perfect Timing
  • Twentieth Level: Moonlight Miner
  • Thirtieth Level: Mining Bomb


You will have to wait till the mining timer is completed or else you will fail that attempt. This was all about Mining in Lost Ark. Hopefully, this guide has helped you. You can also check our guides on Lost Ark Fishing Guide.