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The Grove of the Ancients

The Grove of the Ancients

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is a sacred ruin of an old night elven temple, where Onu, an Ancient of Lore, resides together with a pair of merchants and a sleeping druid. The grove lies in the southeastern part of Darkshore, nestled near the mountains, and is built around the surging Wildbend River.

The Circle of Ancients meets here.[citation needed]

In Cataclysm

Grove of the Ancients Cataclysm

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In the expansion World of Warcraft: Cataclysm Cataclysm, the Grove of the Ancients is transformed into a beautiful looking grove surrounded by green and purple trees in the form of Ancients. Onu still lives inside the Grove. Additionally, the Grove is upgraded to a major quest hub complete with a flight master.

In Battle for Azeroth

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During the War of the Thorns, the Horde push into Darkshore and attack the Grove on their way to burning down Teldrassil.

Grove of the Ancients NPCs

Flight Paths

Neutral Emerald Sanctuary, Felwood
Neutral Wildheart Point, Felwood
Alliance Lor'danel, Darkshore
Alliance Blackfathom Camp, Ashenvale
Alliance Astranaar, Ashenvale
Alliance Thal'darah Overlook, Stonetalon Mountains
Alliance Talonbranch Glade, Felwood