Dungeon Entrances

A complete list of the locations of entrances for all the dungeons in Rift – Starting with a compact quick guide and then moving on to a much more detailed guide.
You can find Raid Entrances here.

There are 2 dungeons with MASTER mode.. Darkening Deeps and Caduceous Rise. These dungeons have a couple of extra bosses and are slightly more difficult than the expert versions. Master mode dungeons reset twice a week on a Wednesday and Sunday.

To change the Dungeon difficulty, right click your character portrait and select the difficulty you want. Only the group leader can change the dungeon difficulty.

You can find full guides for every dungeon on the dungeon guides page!
Only the Mathosian dungeons grant Notorieties.

Quick List

Click the dungeon name for more information about the dungeon entrance location.

ExpansionDungeon NameEntrance ZoneEntrance Waypoint
Link to Guide
RiftThe Iron TombFreemarch/setwaypoint 6170 4810Full Guide
RiftThe Realm of the FaeSilverwood/setwaypoint 6695 2731Full Guide
RiftDeepstrike MinesStonefield/setwaypoint 4794 5421Full Guide
RiftDarkening DeepsGloamwood/setwaypoint 4892 2430Full Guide
RiftFoul CascadeScarlet Gorge/setwaypoint 3702 2685Full Guide
RiftKings BreachScarwood Reach/setwaypoint 3288 4310Full Guide
RiftRunic DescentMoonshade Highlands/setwaypoint 6230 1358Full Guide
RiftFall of Lantern HookDroughtlands/setwaypoint 7655 6280Full Guide
RiftAbyssal PrecipiceIron Pine Peak/setwaypoint 2839 1730Full Guide
RiftCharmer’s CalderaShimmersand/setwaypoint 7162 7618Full Guide
RiftCaduceus RiseEmber Isle/setwaypoint 14094 3620Full Guide
Storm LegionExodus of the Storm QueenIron Pine Peak/setwaypoint 4632 1547Full Guide
Storm LegionStorm Breaker ProtocolTempest Bay/setwaypoint 12774 11756Full Guide
Storm LegionUnhallowed BoneforgeSeratos/setwaypoint 11893 4154Full Guide
Storm LegionGolem FoundryKingsward/setwaypoint 6228 7852Full Guide
Storm LegionArchive of FleshMorban/setwaypoint 15248 5126Full Guide
Storm LegionEmpyrean CoreKingsward/setwaypoint 5824 8699Full Guide
Storm LegionTower of the ShatteredMorban/setwaypoint 14341 7399Full Guide
Storm LegionReturn to Deepstrike MinesStonefield/setwaypoint 4831 5396Full Guide
Storm LegionRealm of Twisted DreamsDendrome/setwaypoint 3766 5490Full Guide
Nightmare TideReturn to Iron TombFreemarch/setwaypoint 6178 4800Full Guide
Nightmare TideReturn to Empyrean CoreKingsward/setwaypoint 5791 8674Full Guide
Nightmare TideThe Gyel FortressGoboro Reef/setwaypoint 3221 6170Full Guide
Nightmare TideNightmare CoastShimmersand/setwaypoint 6555 7344Full Guide
Nightmare TideGlacial MawTarken Glacier/setwaypoint 4652 2427Full Guide
Nightmare TideCitadel of InsanityDraumheim/setwaypoint 5173 4830Full Guide
Nightmare TideRhaza’de CanyonsPlanetouched Wilds/setwaypoint 10286 5926Full Guide
Prophecy of AhnketEnclave of AhnketAlittu/setwaypoint 4054 6055Full Guide
Prophecy of AhnketTemple of AnankeAshenfell/setwaypoint 2650 4428Full Guide
Prophecy of AhnketTuath’de CovenScatherran Forest/setwaypoint 5519 4884Full Guide
Prophecy of AhnketIntrepid Darkening DeepsAlittu/setwaypoint 4024 6267Full Guide
Prophecy of AhnketIntrepid Gyel FortressAshenfell/setwaypoint 3490 4717Full Guide
Prophecy of AhnketToks Proving Grounds  Full Guide

Detailed List

Rift - The Iron Tomb

Description: The starter dungeon for Defiants, the dungeon is set inside a large stone tomb area.
In standard mode the bad guys are level 17-19 and there are 3 bosses.
In expert mode the bad guys are level 52 and there are 6 bosses.
Location: Freemarch – Just north of Meridian – /setwaypoint 6170 4810
Full Guide: Click here for the full dungeon guide.
Notoriety: For Defiants: Freemarch Wardens — For Guardians: None

Entrance
The Three Kings
Ragnoth the Despoiler
Rift - The Realm of the Fae

Description: The starter dungeon for Guardians.
In standard mode the bad guys are level 17-19 and there are 4 bosses.
In expert mode the bad guys are level 52 and there are 6 bosses.
Location: Silverwood – In Hedgerow Court (north) – /setwaypoint 6695 2731
Full Guide: Click here for the full dungeon guide.
Notoriety: For Defiants: None — For Guardians: Quicksilver Scholars

Entrance
Trickster Maelow
Luggodhan
Rift - Deepstrike Mines

Description: 
In standard mode the bad guys are level 22-24 and there are 4 bosses.
In expert mode the bad guys are level 52 and there are 7 bosses.
Location: Stonefield – In the Deepstrike Mines – /setwaypoint 4794 5421
Full Guide: Click here for the full dungeon guide.
Notoriety: For Defiants: Granite Falls — For Guardians: None

Entrance
Gregori Krezlav
Gatekeeper Kaleida
Rift - Darkening Deeps

Description: 
In standard mode the bad guys are level 21-23 and there are 4 bosses.
In expert mode the bad guys are level 52 and there are 6 bosses.
In master mode the bad guys are level 52 and there are 7 bosses.
Location: Gloamwood – At the bottom of the Darkening Deeps area – /setwaypoint 4892 2430
Full Guide: Click here for the full dungeon guide.
Notoriety: For Defiants: None — For Guardians: Gloamwood Waykeepers

Entrance
Tegenar Deepfang
Scarn
Rift - Foul Cascade

Description: 
In standard mode the bad guys are level 30 and there are 4 bosses.
In expert mode the bad guys are level 52 and there are 6 bosses.
Location: Scarlet Gorge – Near the top of the Riverfell cliff face – /setwaypoint 3702 2685
Full Guide: Click here for the full dungeon guide.
Notoriety: For Defiants and Guardians: Quarry Rats

Entrance
Matron Verosa
Sparkwing
Rift - Kings Breach

Description: 
In standard mode the bad guys are level 35 and there are 4 bosses.
In expert mode the bad guys are level 52 and there are 5 bosses.
Location: Scarwood Reach – west of Perspice – /setwaypoint 3288 4310
Full Guide: Click here for the full dungeon guide.
Notoriety: For Defiants: Red Scar Trackers — For Guardians: Iron Claw Trappers

Entrance
Shadehorror Phantasm
Konstantin
Rift - Runic Descent

Description: 
In standard mode the bad guys are level 40 and there are 3 bosses.
In expert mode the bad guys are level 52 and there are 5 bosses.
Location: Moonshade Highlands – north of the middle portal – /setwaypoint 6230 1358
Full Guide: Click here for the full dungeon guide.
Notoriety: For Defiants and Guardians: The Runeguard

Entrance
Rictus
Atrophinius the Fallen
Rift - Fall of Lantern Hook

Description: 
In standard mode the bad guys are level 44 and there are 3 bosses.
In expert mode the bad guys are level 52 and there are 5 bosses.
Location: Droughtlands – underneath Lantern Hook – /setwaypoint 7655 6280 (Take the portal to Lantern Hook and drop down the hill to the tunnel entrance at /setwaypoint 7602 6183)
Full Guide: Click here for the full dungeon guide.
Notoriety: For Defiants and Guardians: Arcane Hand

Entrance (bottom of the well)
Flamebringer Druhl
Emberlord Ereetu
Rift - Abyssal Precipice

Description: 
In standard mode the bad guys are level 50 and there are 3 bosses.
In expert mode the bad guys are level52 and there are 5 bosses.
Location: Iron Pine Peak – north of Exiles Den – /setwaypoint 2839 1730
Full Guide: Click here for the full dungeon guide.
Notoriety: For Defiants and Guardians: Icewatch

Entrance
Icetalon
Calyx the Ancient
Rift - Charmer's Caldera

Description: 
In standard mode the bad guys are level 50 and there are 4 bosses.
In expert mode the bad guys are level 52 and there are 6 bosses.
Location: Shimmersand – south of Fortunes Shore – /setwaypoint 7162 7618
Full Guide: Click here for the full dungeon guide.
Notoriety: For Defiants and Guardians: Dragonslayer Covenant

Entrance
Smouldaron
Cyclorax
Rift - Caduceus Rise

Description: 
Caduceus rise is split into 2 separate dungeons, upper and lower which then combine to create the master mode. The two dungeons are set in the same instance but with different areas open and different bosses to  kill.
When you reach the location where the entrances are you will see there are 2 entrances, one to your right and one up a ramp on your left.
Entering either entrance with dungeon difficulty set to standard will put you in standard mode Caduceus Rise.
Entering the right (lower) entrance with dungeon difficulty set to expert will put you in expert Caduceus Rise.
Entering the left (upper) entrance with dungeon difficulty set to expert will put you in expert Upper Caduceus Rise.
Entering either entrance with dungeon difficulty set to master will put you in master mode Caduceus Rise – Master mode has 11 bosses!
Full Guide: Click here for the full dungeon guide.
Notoriety: For Defiants: Kelari Expedition — For Guardians: The Farclan

Lower Caduceus Rise

Description: 
In standard mode the bad guys are level 52 and there are 4 bosses.
In expert mode the bad guys are level 52 and there are 6 bosses.
Location: Ember Isle – At the east of the map going into the back of Mount Carcera portal to the right – /setwaypoint 14094 3620

Entrance
Hookmaster Palos
Ashcaller Zael
Upper Caduceus Rise

Description: 
There is no standard mode for this dungeon.
In expert mode the bad guys are level 52 and there are 6 bosses.
Location: Ember Isle – At the east of the map going into the back of Mount Carcera portal to the left – /setwaypoint 14083 3645

Entrance
Rodiafel
Caduceus
Rift - Rhaza'de Canyons

If you are looking at the list of dungeons on the cheevo page you may be fooled into thinking that this is a level 50 dungeon
although the entrance to this dungeon is in Mathosia, it is within the Planetouched Wilds which is a level 65 zone and this is a level 65 dungeon!
Thus you will find the info for this dungeon with all the other level 65 dungeons in the Nightmare Tide section of this list.. Just scroll down a bit!

Storm Legion Dungeons

Storm Legion - Exodus of the Storm Queen

Description: 
In standard mode the bad guys are level 50-54 and there are 4 bosses.
In expert mode the bad guys are level 62 and there are 4 bosses.
Location: Iron Pine Peak – Inside the Chancel of Labors – /setwaypoint 4632 1547
Full Guide: Click here for the full dungeon guide.

Entrance
General Grim
Valthundr
Storm Legion - Storm Breaker Protocol

Description: 
In standard mode the bad guys are level 52-56 and there are 5 bosses (Tho one boss is more a series of onslaughts).
In expert mode the bad guys are level 62 and there are 5 bosses (Tho one boss is more a series of onslaughts).
Location: Tempest Bay – Near the craft area – /setwaypoint 12774 11756
Full Guide: Click here for the full dungeon guide.

Entrance
Zidae
Baron Slagstorm
Storm Legion - Unhallowed Boneforge

Description: 
In standard mode the bad guys are level 54-58 and there are 5 bosses.
In expert mode the bad guys are level 62 and there are 5 bosses.
Location: Seratos – In the Fetid Plains in the east – /setwaypoint 11893 4154
Full Guide: Click here for the full dungeon guide.

Entrance
Avoxcia
Bruzhail
Storm Legion - Golem Foundry

Description: 
In standard mode the bad guys are level 56-60 and there are 5 bosses.
In expert mode the bad guys are level 62 and there are 5 bosses.
Location: Kingsward – inside the Armory – /setwaypoint 6228 7852
Full Guide: Click here for the full dungeon guide.

Entrance
Locomotive Bulwark
C1-0N3
Storm Legion - Archive of Flesh

Description: 
In standard mode the bad guys are level 57-60 and there are 5 bosses.
In expert mode the bad guys are level 62 and there are 5 bosses.
Location: Morban – in the Shapers Citadel in the north-east – /setwaypoint 15248 5126
Full Guide: Click here for the full dungeon guide.

Entrance
Tzul
Emphalea
Storm Legion - Empyrean Core

Description: 
In standard mode the bad guys are level 59-60 and there are 4 bosses and a small ‘event’ where you have to fix the core.
In expert mode the bad guys are level 62 and there are 4 bosses and a small ‘event’ where you have to fix the core.
Location: Kingsward – south of the Armory portal – /setwaypoint 5824 8699 – There are two portals here, you want the higher one.
Full Guide: Click here for the full dungeon guide.

Entrance
Baird Bringhurst
The Mad Doctor
Storm Legion - Tower of the Shattered

Description: 
In standard mode the bad guys are level 59-60 and there are 5 bosses.
In expert mode the bad guys are level 62 and there are 5 bosses.
Location: Morban – in the Stromhold in the south-east – /setwaypoint 14341 7399 — On top of the building not inside.
Full Guide: Click here for the full dungeon guide.

Entrance
Kronox
Commissar Typhiria
Storm Legion - Return to Deepstrike Mines

Description: 
There is no standard mode for this dungeon.
In expert mode the bad guys are level 62 and there are 5 bosses.
Location: Stonefield – /setwaypoint 4831 5396 – To the left of the original entrance.
Full Guide: Click here for the full dungeon guide.

Entrance
Ironclad Goliath
Ionraic
Storm Legion - Realm of Twisted Dreams

Description: 
There is no standard mode for this dungeon.
In expert mode the bad guys are level 62 and there are 5 bosses.
Location: Dendrome – Slightly west of Hailol – /setwaypoint 3766 5490
Full Guide: Click here for the full dungeon guide.

Entrance
Grandmaster Atrophinius
Twisted Lord Twyl

Nightmare Tide Dungeons

Nightmare Tide - Return to Iron Tomb

Description: 
A remake of the original Iron Tomb that is slightly shorter and all the bosses are ‘Nightmare’ versions of the originals.
There is no standard mode for this dungeon.
In expert mode the bad guys are level 67 and there are 4 bosses.
Location: Freemarch – /setwaypoint 6178 4800 – To the right of the original entrance.
Full Guide: Click here for the full dungeon guide.

Entrance
Three Kings
Bonelord Fetlorn
Nightmare Tide - Return to Empyrean Core

Description: 
There is no standard mode for this dungeon.
In expert mode the bad guys are level 67 and there are 4 bosses.
Location: Kingsward – South of the Armory portal – /setwaypoint 5791 8674 – There are two portals here, you want the lower one.
Full Guide: Click here for the full dungeon guide.

Entrance
Kalibans Bodyguards
Kaliban
Nightmare Tide - The Gyel Fortress

Description: 
In standard mode the bad guys are level 61-64 and there are 4 bosses.
In expert mode the bad guys are level 67 and there are 4 bosses.
Location: Goboro Reef – Near Gyel Fortress – /setwaypoint 3221 6170
Full Guide: Click here for the full dungeon guide.

Entrance
Seathe
Admiral Nezavar
Nightmare Tide - Nightmare Coast

Description: 
In standard mode the bad guys are level 60-63 and there are 5 bosses.
In expert mode the bad guys are level 67 and there are 5 bosses.
Location: Shimmersand – At the southern exit of fortunes shore – /setwaypoint 6555 7344
Full Guide: Click here for the full dungeon guide.

Entrance
The Dream Eater
Dalraak The Shadowlord
Nightmare Tide - Glacial Maw

Description: 
In standard mode the bad guys are level 64-65 and there are 4 bosses.
In expert mode the bad guys are level 67 and there are 4 bosses.
Location: Tarken Glacier – West of the Mount Sharax portal – /setwaypoint 4652 2427
Full Guide: Click here for the full dungeon guide.

Entrance
Shigoroth
Cosmologist Mann
Nightmare Tide - Citadel of Insanity

Description: 
In standard mode the bad guys are level 63-65 and there are 4 bosses.
In expert mode the bad guys are level 67 and there are 4 bosses.
Location: Draumheim – At the north gate – /setwaypoint 5173 4830 – (Note: The entrance symbol on the map is in the wrong place!)
Full Guide: Click here for the full dungeon guide.

Entrance
Glacieus
Skylla
Nightmare Tide - Rhaza'de Canyons

Description: 
There is no standard mode for this dungeon.
In expert mode the bad guys are level 67 and there are 5 bosses.
Location: Planetouched Wilds – Underneath Shal Korva – /setwaypoint 10286 5926 – (Tunnel entrance is at /setwaypoint 10321 5743)
Full Guide: Click here for the full dungeon guide.

Entrance
Shatterhorn
Mithe Tethson

Prophecy of Ahnket Dungeons

Prophecy of Ahnket - Enclave of Ahnket

Description: 
There is no standard mode for this dungeon.
In expert mode the bad guys are level 72 and there are 4 bosses.
Location: Alittu – Down the path from the main entrance – /setwaypoint 4054 6055
Full Guide: Click here for the full dungeon guide.

Entrance
Salasohcarv
Alu'Mar
Prophecy of Ahnket - Temple of Ananke

Description: 
In standard mode the bad guys are level 67-70 and there are 4 bosses.
In expert mode the bad guys are level 72 and there are 4 bosses.
Location: Ashenfell – Near Thedeors Spear portal – /setwaypoint 2650 4428
Full Guide: Click here for the full dungeon guide.

Entrance
The Pillar of Killthraxus
Maelfernus
Prophecy of Ahnket - Tuath'de Coven

Description: 
In standard mode the bad guys are level 66-68 and there are 4 bosses.
In expert mode the bad guys are level 72 and there are 4 bosses.
Location: Scatherran Forest – Near the Shadow Market portal – /setwaypoint 5519 4884
Full Guide: Click here for the full dungeon guide.

Entrance
Hollowood
Nathairacha
Prophecy of Ahnket - Intrepid Darkening Deeps

Description: 
There is no standard mode for this dungeon.
In expert mode the bad guys are level 72 and there are 6 bosses.
Location: Alittu – To the left as you come out the portal – /setwaypoint 4024 6267
Full Guide: Click here for the full dungeon guide.

Entrance
Michael Bringhurst
Gedlo Coucil
Prophecy of Ahnket - Intrepid Gyel Fortress

Description: 
There is no standard mode for this dungeon.
In expert mode the bad guys are level 72 and there are 4 bosses.
Location: Ashenfell – in Timberveil – /setwaypoint 3490 4717 — Thank you to all the guildies who helped me find the entrance!
Full Guide: Click here for the full dungeon guide.

Entrance
Houndmaster Kytus
Lady Glasya
Prophecy of Ahnket - Toks Proving Grounds

Description: 
Toks proving grounds is a puzzle dungeon for 1 or 2 players, the full guide can be found here