WoW Classic: Dungeon Levels List – Level Requirements, Ranges & Loot

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Our WoW Classic: Dungeon Levels List features all of the required levels you'll need to reach to enter dungeons in the vanilla version of World of Warcraft! While there's usually a minimum level requirement for each dungeon, it is very rarely recommended to enter the dungeon at this level. You are better off waiting at least 5 - 10 levels above this requirement before entering one of these dungeons.

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Why Dungeons?

Dungeons are a great change of pace to breakup some of the monotony of leveling while playing through to level 60. Providing a large XP boost, dungeons will prepare you for raiding faster than the typical questing you may have grown tired of. They are also a great way to get some gear that will carry you for quite a few levels as you make your way in the game.

However, you will need to find some players to aid you in your journey. Typically every dungeon requires five players to complete: one Tank, one Healer, and at least three DPS. You also need to meet the level requirement to even enter the dungeon, and even when that's the case it is usually ill-advised to enter at too low a level. Dungeons are more difficult than typical quests.

WoW Classic: Dungeon Levels List

I'm including the minimum level requirement needed to enter any of the dungeons, but also the recommended levels in bold. If a dungeon is labeled either Horde or Alliance, that just means that particular faction has quests for it and easy access. You can still enter the dungeon as an opposing faction, it's just a lot more difficult (have to travel through an opposing area/city) and you won't have quests associated with the dungeon.

  • 13-18: Ragefire Chasm (Horde)
    • Minimum Level: 8
    • Worthwhile Loot: Robe of Evocation, Cursed Fellblade, Chanting Blade
  • 17-24: The Deadmines (Alliance)
    • Minimum Level: 10
    • Worthwhile Loot: Smite's Mighty Hammer, Cookie's Stirring Rod, Emberstone Staff, Cruel Barb, Lavishly Jeweled Ring, Cookie's Tenderizer, Defias Leather Set
  • 17-24: Wailing Caverns
    • Minimum Level: 10
    • Worthwhile Loot: Snakeskin Bag, Boahn's Fang, Venomstrike, Deep Fathom Ring, Embrace of the Viper Set
  • 22-30: Shadowfang Keep
    • Minimum Level: 14
    • Worthwhile Loot: Baron's Scepter, Silverlaine's Family Seal, Commander's Crest, Meteor Shard, Feline Mantle
  • 24-31: The Stockade (Alliance)
    • Minimum Level: 15
    • Worthwhile Loot: Kam's Walking Stick, Iron Knuckles, Prison Shank, Defias Renegade Ring
  • 24-32: Blackfathom Deeps
    • Minimum Level: 15
    • Worthwhile Loot: Tortoise Armor, Naga Heartpiercer, Reef Axe, Rod of the Sleepwalker, Strike of the Hydra
  • 29-38: Gnomeregan
    • Minimum Level: 19
    • Worthwhile Loot: Hydrocane, Toxic Revenger, Electrocutioner Leg, Manual Crowd Pummeler, Electromagnetic Gigaflux Reactivator
  • 29-38: Razorfen Kraul
    • Minimum Level: 19
    • Worthwhile Loot: Swinetusk Shank, Corpsemaker, Tusken Helm, Heart of the Agamaggan, Agamaggan;s Clutch
  • 29-36: The Scarlet Monastery – Graveyard
    • Minimum Level: 21
    • Worthwhile Loot: Torturing Poker, Illusionary Rod, Ravager, Mograine's Might, Whitemane's Chapeau, Chain of the Scarlet Crusade Set
  • 32-39: The Scarlet Monastery – Library
    • Minimum Level: 21
  • 36-43: The Scarlet Monastery – Armory
    • Minimum Level: 21
  • 38-45: The Scarlet Monastery – Cathedral
    • Minimum Level: 21
  • 37-46: Razorfen Downs
    • Minimum Level: 25
    • Worthwhile Loot: Arachnid Gloves, Plaguerot Sprig, Glowing Eye of Mordresh, Glutton's Cleaver, Robes of the Lich, Coldrage Dagger, Icemetal Barbute
  • 41-51: Uldaman
    • Minimum Level: 30
    • Worthwhile Loot: Ironshod Bludgeon, Galgann's Fireblaster, Grimlok's Charge, Cragfists, The Rockpounder, Archaedic Stone
  • 44-54: Zul'Farrak
    • Minimum Level: 35
    • Worthwhile Loot: Zum'rah's Vexing Cane, Bad Mojo Mask, Jinxed Hoodoo Kilt, Gahz'rilla Scale Armor
  • 46-55: Maraudon
    • Minimum Level: 35
    • Worthwhile Loot: Blade of the Eternal Darkness, Satyr's Lash, Noxious Shooter, Heart of Noxxion, Claw of Celebras, Gizlock's Hypertech Buckler, fist of Stone, Princess Theradras' Scepter, Elemental Rockridge Leggings
  • 50-60: Temple of Atal'hakkar (The Sunken Temple)
    • Minimum Level: 35
    • Worthwhile Loot: Embrace of the Wind Serpent, Dragon's Call, Firebreather, Spire of Hakkar, Blade of the Wretched, Warrior's Embrace, Crest of Supremacy
  • 52-60: Blackrock Depths
    • Minimum Level: 40
    • Worthwhile Loot: Circle of Flame, Ironfoe, Kindling Stave, Angerforge's Battle Axe, Lord General's Sword, Hand of Justice, The Emperor's New Cape, Guiding Stave of Wisdom, Savage Gladiator Set
  • 55-60: Blackrock Spire
    • Minimum Level: 45
      • 55-60: Lower Blackrock Spire
        • Worthwhile Loot: Mark of the Dragon Lord, Fist of Omokk, Plate of the Shaman King, Riphook, Trueaim Gauntlets, Talisman of Evasion, Smolderweb's Eye, Rosewine Circle, Hands of Power, Rhombeard Protector, Trindlehaven Staff
      • 58-60: Upper Blackrock Spire (10-man Raid)
        • Worthwhile Loot: Felstriker, Blackblade of Shahram, Truestrike Shoulders, Briarwood Reed, Blackhand Doomsaw, Dal'Rend's Sacred Charge, Dal'Rends's Tribal Guardian, Finkle's Skinner, Draconian Deflector
  • 56-60: Dire Maul
    • Minimum Level: 45
    • Worthwhile Loot:
      • East Wing: Quel'dorai Channeling Rod, Tempest Talisman, Clever Hat, Helm of Awareness, Fiendish Machete, Ring of Demonic Guile, Ring of Demonic Potency
      • West Wing: Petrified Bark Shield, Mindtap Talisman, Force Imbued Gauntlets, Blade of the New Moon, Vigilance Charm, Timeworn Mace, Silvermoon Leggings
      • North Wing: Unsophisticated Hand Cannon, Jagged Bone Fist, Gordok Nose Ring, Kreeg's Mug, Monstrous Glaive, Kromcrush's Chestplate, Cho'Rush's Blade, Observer's Shield, Barbarous Blade, Crown of the Ogre King, Leggings of Destruction
        • Tribute Chest: Barrier Shield, Rod of the Ogre Magi, Unyielding Maul, Mindsurge Robe, Scarab Plate Helm, Counterattack Lodestone
  • 58-60: Scholomance
    • Minimum Level: 45
    • Worthwhile Loot: Alanna's Embrace, Headmaster's Charge, Frightalon, Barovian Family Sword, Staff of Metanoia, Iceblade Hacker, Intricately Runed Shield, Shadowy Mail Greaves, Ancient Bone Bow, Ghoul Skin Leggings, Libram of Divinity, Totem of Sustaining, Necropile Set, Cadaverous Set, Bloodmail Set, Deathbone Set
  • 58-60: Stratholme
    • Minimum Level: 45
    • Worthwhile Loot:
      • Living Side: Book of the Dead, Piccolo of the Flaming Fire, Soul Breaker, Mask of the Unforgiven, The Cruel Hand of Timmy, Redemption, Diana's Pearl Necklace, Tome of Knowledge, Hammer of the Grand Crusader, Grand Crusader's Helm, Postmaster Set
      • Undead Side: Deathcharger's Reins, Runeblade of Baron Rivendare, Shadowy Laced Handwraps, Anastari Heirloom, Stoneskin Gargoyle Cape, Husk of Nerub'enkan, Chitinous Plate Legguards, Skull of Burning Shadows, Peacemaker, Idol of Brutality, Animated Chain Necklace, Ramstein's Lightning Bolts, Skullforge Reaver, Gauntlets of Deftness, Ritssyn's Wand of Bad Mojo


While you should be level 60 for all of these, they also largely require you to be very well equipped. If you don't have the right gear for them, you will be getting stomped left and right! Keep in mind that all of these aren't available in the first phase of WoW Classic.

  • 60: Onyxia's Lair (40-man Raid)
    • Minimum Level: 50
  • 60: Zul'Gurub (20-man Raid)
    • Minimum Level: 60
  • 60: Molten Core (40-man Raid)
    • Minimum Level: 58
  • 60: Ruins of Ahn'Qiraj (20-man Raid)
    • Minimum Level: 60
  • 60: Blackwing Lair 40-man Raid
    • Minimum Level: 60
  • 60: Temple of Ahn'Qiraj 40-man Raid
    • Minimum Level: 60
  • 60: Naxxramas 40-man Raid
    • Minimum Level: 60

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WoW Classic: Dungeon Levels List – Level Requirements, Ranges & Loot

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