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Rare Ore Deposit

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Rare Ore Deposit
BotW Rare Ore Deposit Model.png
Use(s) Gathering Ores and Gems
Comparable Object(s) Ore Deposit
Luminous Stone Deposit

Rare Ore Deposits are objects in Breath of the Wild.[1]

Location and Uses

Hyrule Compendium Entry

384 (389) Rare Ore Deposit
BotW Hyrule Compendium Rare Ore Deposit.png
This deposit contains a good deal of precious ore and the occasional rare mineral, like ruby and sapphire. Break it open to see what it has to offer!
Common Locations
Greater Hyrule
Recoverable Materials
Ruby Sapphire Diamond Amber Topaz Flint

Rare Ore Deposits can be found all around Hyrule. They can be broken by hitting them with a Weapon or by blowing them up with a Remote Bomb. When they break, Gems can drop, as well as Flint and Rock Salt. Rare Gems drop from Rare Ore Deposits at a higher rate than they do with Ore Deposits.

See Also


  1. "Rare Ore Deposit" — Hyrule Compendium (Breath of the Wild)