Ardougne Tasks

Easy Tasks

Requirements

Task Listing

The table below lists all of the easy tasks. When you have completed a task, you can click on it to highlight it green (clicking again will toggle it back off).

Task Quests Skills
1 The Essence of Magic
Have wizard Cromperty teleport you to the essence mine.
None None
Wizard Cromperty can be found in the eastern part of East Ardougne. Teleport to the essence mine by talking to him to complete the task.
2 Yoink!
Attempt to steal from any stall in Ardougne Market, or from any guard.
None 5
The stall with the lowest requirement is the Baking stall requiring level 5 Thieving. The market can be found in East Ardougne.
3 Silky Smooth
Sell silk to the silk trader in Ardougne for 60gp each by haggling.
None None
For this task you will need to bring a piece of silk or a vial of stench as the trader will refuse to speak to you for a while if you steal from his stall (the vial of stench negates this). Try selling silk to the seller for 120 coins, he will offer 60 coins. Accept this offer to complete the task.
4 Preaching to the Infected
Use the altar in West Ardougne's church.
Plague City None
The church in West Ardougne can be found just south of the main square. The player only has to pray there to complete the task, this is possible with full prayer points as well.
5 Playing the Waiting Game
Enter the Castle Wars waiting room.
None None
Castle Wars can be found west of Yanille lodestone. The player only has to go into either of the portals to complete the task. They don't need to participate in a game.
6 Gone Fishing
Go out fishing on the Fishing Trawler.
None 15
The Fishing Trawler activity can be found in Port Khazard, which is between Yanille and Ardougne. The player only has to start a game of Fishing Trawler but not finish it.
7 Boot Camp
Enter the Combat Training Camp north of Ardougne.
Biohazard None
The combat camp can be found just north of Ardougne. To complete the task the player only has to enter through the gate.
8 A Cat is for Life...
Talk to a civilian in West Ardougne about selling a cat.
Plague City, Gertrude's Cat None
Talking to any civilian with a cat in your inventory will complete this task. A kitten will not work and you don't have to sell the cat to complete the task.
9 Creator and Destroyer
Kill a unicow in the Tower of Life.
Tower of Life None
The Tower of Life can be found just south of East Ardougne. To create a Unicow the player will need a Unicorn horn and a Cow hide. They will have to go to the basement of the tower and find the correct altar which is in the north-western part of the basement. Use the unicorn horn and cowhide on it and kill the unicow.
10 Red Revolution
Get a civilian to throw a tomato at the recruiter in West Ardougne.
Plague City None
The civilians will throw tomatoes at the recruiter when the player talks to any of the recruiters. This task will be completed automatically then. Talking to any of the civilians does not work.
11 Going on a Summer Holiday
Sail from East Ardougne to Karamja.
None None
The boat to Karamja can be found just east of the southern bank in East Ardougne. It costs 10 coins to take the boat to Karamja.
12 Breaking and Entering
Attempt to picklock a certain door east of the gem stall in Ardougne's marketplace.
None 15
The door can be found directly east of the gem stall in East Ardougne. Simply click picklock to complete the task.
13 P-P-P-Pick Up Some Prizes
Spend some Penguin Points with Larry (or Chuck) at Ardougne Zoo.
None None
For this task the player must have talked to Larry or Chuck, found in the southern part of Ardougne zoo, about penguin spies. They will then need to find a penguin and spy it to get at least 1 point. To complete the task speak to Chuck or Larry again to spend it and complete the task.
14 A Gift from Khazard
Use the summoning obelisk to the east of the fight arena.
None None
The summoning obelisk can be found by going south past the east side of Ardougne Monastery. The player simply has to use the summoning obelisk, they do not need to have lower then their maximum summoning points.
15 Party Pooper
Pop a balloon in the monastery South of Ardougne.
Monk's Friend None
The quest is not required if the player knows someone who completed the quest. Talk to brother Omad to make balloons drop and pop one. If you don't have the quest done a friend can talk to brother Omad and you can still pop the balloons
16 Vial Deeds
Buy a water-filled vial from the general store run by Aemad and Kortan.
None None
The general store can be found south of the church in East Ardougne. The vial costs 10 coins.
17 Star Seeker
Use the noticeboard near the Observatory to gather information about shooting stars.
None None
The noticeboard is found in the small house north of the observatory. The observatory can be found just north of Castle Wars.
18 Dukes of Khazard
Kill something on the Khazard Battlefield.
None None
The battlefield can be found south of Ardougne, in between Ardougne and the Gnome maze. Kill anything on it to complete the task.
19 Don't Eat the Pointy Bit
Buy a skewered kebab from the Poison Arrow pub.
None None
The Poison Arrow pub can be found just east of the southern bank in East Ardougne. The kebabs can be bought from Marion for 25 coins.
20 Bargain Hunter
View the Hunter equipment in Aleck's shop in Yanille.
None None
The shop can be found by running east from Yanille lodestone. Simply trade Aleck to complete the task.
21 Are You Being Served
Talk to the chief servant at the servant's guild to find out about servants for your house.
None None
The servant's guild can be found in the far north-eastern corner of Ardougne. Simply talk to the head servant about hireing a servant to complete the task.
22 No Time to Lose
Use a ring of duelling to teleport to Castle Wars.
None None
Simply use a ring of duelling to teleport to Castle Wars. The ring can be bought on the Grand Exchange
23 They're Long and Pointy
Talk to Tindel Marchant about identifying swords on Kandarin's east coast.
None None
Tindel Marchant can be found on the southern docks in Port Khazard. The player does not need to have a sword with them. Simply talking to Tindel is enough to complete the task.

Rewards

After completing all easy tasks the player can talk to Doctor Osborne, found in East Ardougne church, to obtain their rewards. He will give the player a lamp worth 1000 xp in a skill of choice above 25, as well as giving the player the Ardougne cloak 1 which provides the following benefits.

  • Unlimited teleports to the monastery south of Ardougne.
  • When worn40% of the drops obtained from monsters in the Tower of Life will be noted instead.
  • When worn the player has an improved rate of success when stealing from stalls in East Ardougne's market.
  • The player will get double death runes from trading in cats to civilians in West Ardougne.
  • When entering a game of Castle Wars the player gets 10% more prayer points

Medium Tasks

Requirements

Task Listing

The table below lists all of the medium tasks. When you have completed a task, you can click on it to highlight it green (clicking again will toggle it back off).

Task Quests Skills
1 A Visit to Charlie
Enter the unicorn pen in Ardougne Zoo using the fairy rings.
Started Fairy Tale II None
Go to the main fairy ring in Zanaris and enter the code B I S. This will take you to the unicorn pen and the task will be completed.
2 I Wonder What This Does
Teleport to the Wilderness using the lever in Ardougne.
None None
The lever can be found in the most western part of East Ardougne. It is highly advised to not bring any items as this lever leads directly to deep Wilderness and other players will be able to attack you.
3 Sandy's Secret Getaway
Grapple over Yanille's south wall.
None 39
21
38
To use the shortcut the player will need a Mithril grapple and any crossbow. Equip both these items, the shortcut can be found just south of the bar in Yanille.
4 I Know a Shortcut
Craft some runes at Ourania Altar.
None None
The entrance to the Ourania altar can be found north of the Observatory in the lava surrounded area. There are 2 ways to reach the altar once in the cave. A short route which is guarded by aggressive monsters and a longer route which has no enemies on it. When the player reaches the altar simply craft some runes using pure essence.
5 Volatile Valuables
Sell some rubium to Ezekial Lovecraft in Witchhaven.
Kennith's Concerns 46
Rubium can be mined from several spots found in the Witchhaven Dungeon. Ezekial is found in the fishing store in Witchhaven, sell him the rubium to complete the task.
6 What, a Melon?
Pick watermelons from the Farming patch north of Ardougne.
None 47
Watermelons are planted in allotment patches. Three seeds are required for one patch, they take 80 minutes to grow and can get diseased at any stage. Nasturtiums or while lillies can be planted in the flower patch to prevent watermelons from getting diseased, or the player can pay the farmer 10 curry leaves.
7 Ardougne Express
Cast the Ardougne teleport spell.
Plague City 51
To cast the Ardougne teleport spell the player will need 2 water and 2 law runes. Cast the spell to complete the task.
8 Arriving in Style
Travel to Castle Wars by hot-air balloon.
Enlightened Journey 50
To unlock this route the player will need 10 Yew logs. If the player already unlocked it they can go to any balloon location and pay 1 Yew log to travel to Castle Wars. For more information about unlocking the routes see the Balloon transport guide
9 By the Bucketload
Claim buckets of sand from Bert in Yanille.
The Hand in the Sand None
Bert can be found just east of the house portal in Yanille. Talk to him about getting sand to claim it and complete the task. Alternatively players can use the lunar spell NPC contact to claim their sand.
10 Meeting History, Again
After Meeting History, return to the past and talk to Sarah about Herblore.
Meeting History None
For this task have no items with you or equipped aside from the Enchanted key. Near Ardougne feel the key to get to the right location, which is near the sheep pen, once the key is steaming hot rub the key and go to Past B, find Sarah and talk to her about Herblore to complete the task.
11 Fearless Fishing
Catch a fish at the fishing platform using either a net or rod.
Sea Slug 3
You can reach the fishing platform by taking the boat in the north part of Witchhaven. Once there fish from one of the spots with a rod or a net, bring bait if using a rod.
12 Water Logged
Cross the River Dougne using the log balance.
None 33
The log balance can be found just west of the northen bank in East Ardougne. Cross it to complete the task, you may fall off.
13 Green Fingers
Pickpocket the master farmer north of Ardougne.
None 38
The master farmer can be found just north of Ardougne lodestone. Keep pickpocketing until the task is completed.
14 A Natural Thief
Attempt to steal a nature rune from a chest in Ardougne.
None 28
Nature runes can be stolen from a chest in a house east of the gem stall in East Ardougne. The player will have to pick the lock on the door first. The chest is upstairs, check it for traps first.
15 The Coal Train
Mine some coal from the rocks east of Ardougne.
None 30
The coal rocks can be found by going north of Witchhaven or south from the Legend's guild. Simply mine some coal there to complete the task.
16 Are You Chicken?
Kill a swordchick in the Tower of Life.
Tower of Life None
For this task the player will need a Raw swordfish and a Raw chicken. With these items go to the Tower of Life found south of Ardougne and go into the basement. Use them on the altar in the south west of the dungeon and then kill the swordchick to complete the task.

Rewards

After completing all the medium tasks talk to the Town crier, found in East Ardougne's market, for your rewards. He will give the player a lamp worth 7500 xp in a skill of choice above level 45, as well as the Ardougne cloak 2. Which gives all the bonusses from the previous tier as well as the following benefits.

  • 100 free noted pure essence from Wizard Cromperty in East Ardougne once a day.
  • Ability to teleport to the farming patch north of Ardougne once a day.
  • The player has a higher chance of succesfully pickpocketing in Ardougne when wearing the cloak
  • The amount of noted items in the Tower of Life improves to 60%
  • The player is immune to PvP attacks twice as long after pulling the wilderness lever
  • The player will craft better runes when using the Ourania altar
  • Ability to set the teleport destination of the ring of life to Ardougne by talking to the Town crier

Hard Tasks

Requirements

Task Listing

The table below lists all of the hard tasks. When you have completed a task, you can click on it to highlight it green (clicking again will toggle it back off).

Task Quests Skills
1 Brace Yourself
Recharge a combat bracelet or a skills necklace at the Legends' Guild.
Legends' Quest None
The Legends' Guild can be found north east of East Ardougne. Use a combat bracelet or skills necklace on the totem pole to recharge it.
2 Shadow Boxing
Kill a shadow warrior in the Legends' Guild basement.
Legends' Quest None
Shadow warriors are found in the western part of the Legends' Guild basement. They are level 94 and weak to Air spells.
3 Just Like That
Enter the Magic Guild in Yanille.
None 66
The magic guild can be found just west of the Yanille bank. Simply enter to complete the task.
4 Nice View
Use the portal in the Magic Guild to teleport to Thormac's tower.
None 66
The portal the player should use is the western one. This will teleport them directly to the Sorcerer's Tower, which is the same as Thormac's tower, and the task will be completed.
5 You're the Dirty Rascal
Be on the winning side in a game of Castle Wars.
None None
For this task the player actually has to win a game. Getting an equal score on both teams does not count. This might take a few games.
6 Ourania Mania
Cast the Ourania Teleport spell.
Lunar Diplomacy 71
For this task the player will need to be on the lunar spellbook. For the Ourania teleport spell the player will need 2 Astral runes, 1 Law rune and 6 Earth runes. The player learns this spell by talking to Baba Yaga on Lunar island.
7 Not on My Watch
Pickpocket a watchman in Yanille while wearing gloves of silence.
None 65
54
Gloves of silence can be bought from the Grand Exchange or created out of dark kebbit fur. The watchmen can be found in the west part of Yanille. Pickpocket one while wearing the gloves to complete the task.
8 It Just Croaked
Kill a frogeel in the Tower of Life.
Tower of Life None
To create the frogeel the player will need giant frog legs and a raw cave eel. With these items go to the Tower of Life south of Ardougne and down into the basement. The altar for the frogeel can be found in the west part of the dungeon. It's level 98 and weak to crush attacks.
9 Get Your Stinking Hands Off Me
Have a monkey minder put you in Ardougne's Zoo monkey cage.
Monkey Madness None
For this task the player will need a Karamjan monkey greegree, which is obtained by taking a monkey talisman and regular monkey bones to Zooknook in the tunnels on Ape Atoll. With the greegree to go to Ardougne Zoo and wield it. In monkey form talk to the monkey minder to get put into the cage. To get out simply un-equip the greegree and talk to a monkey minder.
10 Vine-Detta
Kill your own jade vine after the Back to my Roots quest.
Back to my Roots 59
A jade vine seed can be obtained by talking to Horacio near the patch. Plant the seed and wait for it to grow, which may take over 12 hours. Once it's grown check it's health and it will start growing vines. After approximatly 3 hours it will become a Wild jade vine if not pruned. To kill it use a hatchet and strong armour.
11 Living on a Prayer
Use the Air Guitar emote near the musician outside the monastery south of Ardougne.
None None
To unlock the Air Guitar emote the player must have 500 music tracks unlocked. The musician can be found south east of the monastery. Stand next to him and use the emote to complete the task.
12 Who Wants to Watch the Watchtower?
Catch the Watchtower Teleport spell.
Watchtower 58
The Watchtower Teleport spell requires 2 earth runes and 2 law runes. Simply cast the teleport spell to complete the task.
13 Monkey Business
Cross the monkey bars in the Yanille Agility Dungeon.
None 57
Access to the Yanille Agility Dungeon can be found just north of Yanille in the house blocked off with spider webs. Slash the webs and go downstairs. The monkey bars are the first obstacle encountered.
14 It's My Newt
Catch a red salamander from the Hunter area outside of Ourania Altar.
None 59
The Ourania Altar can be found south of West Ardougne. To catch salamanders the player will need a small fishing net and a rope. Set a trap on one of the thin trees and wait till a salamander is caught, this might take a few tries.
15 A Taste of Exotic
Pick a papaya or coconut from the fruit tree patch near Tree Gnome Village.
None 57
The patch can be found south of the Khazard Battlefield. The trees take at least 16 hours to grow and may die at any stage. It is advised to pay the farmer either 10 pineapples for a papaya tree or 15 papayas for a palm tree to keep them safe from dying.
16 Blood Bank Withdrawal
Attempt to steal blood runes from the chest in the chaos druid tower's dungeon.
None 59
The chaos druid tower can be found just north of the border between East and West Ardougne. To open the chest the player will have to check it for traps. The task will be completed once they obtained blood runes. The player will also be teleported to a house in East Ardougne after opening the chest and obtaining the runes.
17 Artillery strike
Use a catapult in Castle Wars after gaining the knowledge from the Catapult Construction quest.
Catapult Construction None
To use the catapult a player will need to obtain a rock, found on the ground floor of their castle. The catapult can be found on the outer wall. Use the rock on the catapult and fire it to complete the task.

Rewards

Once all hard tasks are completed the player can talk to Aleck, found in the hunter store in Yanille, for the rewards. He will give the player a lamp worth 28,000 xp in a skill of choice above level 60, as well as the Ardougne cloak 3. Which gives all the bonusses from the previous cloak as well as the following benefits.

  • Wizard Cromperty gives 150 pure essence a day compared to 100 pure essence from the previous tier
  • Higher chance of succesfully pickpocketing or stealing from a stall anywhere in Runescape
  • Teleport traps on chests which can be stolen from teleport the player to Ardougne's north bank
  • The amount of items that will be in noted form in the Tower of Life will increase to 80%
  • Aleck in Yanille will give the player the option to make the teleport destination of the Watchtover teleport the centre of Yanille

Elite Tasks

Requirements

Task Listing

The table below lists all of the elite tasks. When you have completed a task, you can click on it to highlight it green (clicking again will toggle it back off).

Task Quests Skills
1 Catching Some Rays
Catch a manta ray in the Fishing Trawler activity.
None 81
The Fishing Trawler activity can be found in Port Khazard. To complete the activity several players are needed, for more information see the Fishing Trawler activity guide.
2 Abyssal Valet
Have an abyssal titan familiar hold essence for you while runecrafting at Ourania altar.
None 93
For this task an Abyssal titan pouch is needed. Summon it and at a bank fill it up with pure essence. Go to the Ourania altar and runecraft runes there to complete the task.
3 You Could Just Knock
Attempt to picklock the door to the basement in Yanille Agility Dungeon.
None 82
The entrance to the basement is found just south west of the bank in Yanille. The player will need to bring a lockpick and go into the house, then downstairs and pick the lock on the door.
4 Honestly, It's Not a Purse
Remove pure essence from a giant pouch at Ourania Altar.
Rune Mysteries 75
For this tsk the player will need to complete the Abyss miniquest. The giant pouch can be obtained from Wizard Korvak in the runecrafting guild or as a rare drop from monsters in the Abyss. Fill the pouch with pure essence and go to the Ourania altar. Remove the pure essence to complete the task.
5 Almost Made in Ardougne
Make a rune crossbow from scratch, performing each step within either Witchhaven or Yanille.
None 91
69
For this task the player will need raw beef meat or raw bear meat, a rune bar and yew logs. The player will need to make the meat into sinew using the range found in Yanille. Then they will have to make the sinew into a crossbow string using the spinning wheel found in Witchhaven. Fletch the yew logs into a yew stock in either Witchhaven or Yanille. Use the rune bar on the anvil found south of Yanille bank and make runite limbs. Combine all the parts together in Yanille or Witchhaven to complete the task.

Rewards

Once the player finished all elite tasks they can talk to Aleck, found in Yanille hunter store, for their rewards. He will give the player 4 lamps worth 50,000 xp in a skill of choice above level 85, as well as the Ardougne cloak 4. This gives all the bonusses from the previous tier as well as the following benefits.

  • The cloak now has unlimited teleports to the farming patch north of Ardougne.
  • Ability to recharge 100% of your summoning points once a day.
  • The player has a 5% chance of smithing 2 runite limbs when smithing them in Yanille
  • The items with a low value in the Fishing trawler will be replaced with more valuable items


Guide Made by: Sytze
Corrections submitted by: Dark, Kronre, Cyprusgirl, Sytze, Bubbles