Criterion Canyon

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Criterion Canyon

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Waypoint (tango icon).png
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Vista.png

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Map of Criterion Canyon

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Location within Mount Maelstrom

Level
64
Type
Area
Within 
Mount Maelstrom

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Criterion Canyon

The Criterion Canyon is an area in western Mount Maelstrom. A large asuran ruin is currently being studied by a group of Priory members.

Locations and Objectives[edit]

Renown Hearts
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Help the Priory members excavate Rata Pten (63)
Waypoints
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Criterion Waypoint —
Points of Interest
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Rata Pten
Vistas
Vista.png
Rata Pten Vista —
From the Criterion Waypoint, it's a straight line to the vista.
Events
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Defeat the Keepers of Earth (63)
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Kill the giant spider disrupting the excavation (63)

NPCs[edit]

Allies[edit]

Asura
Charr
Norn
Plant
Various

Services[edit]

Renown heart NPC.png
Explorer Cryptcutter (63)
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Scholar Nia (64)

Foes[edit]

Ambient Creatures
Elementals
Insect
Golems
Porcines
Spiders
Wind Riders
Wurm

Crafting Resource[edit]

Resource nodes[edit]

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Platinum Ore
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Rich Platinum Vein
Wood resource (map icon).png
Banyan Sapling
Plant resource (map icon).png
Asparagus
Plant resource (map icon).png
Leeks

Objects[edit]

Bundles

Notes[edit]

  • The Unknown items lying around Rata Pten each contain a piece of equipment matching the character's level.