Steamwheedle Port was a port village on the coast of the Tanaris Desert. It was connected by a road to Gadgetzan. At this point in the game, it is not scheduled for any passenger ships to dock.


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This small village is home to a more sedate population of goblins and peaceful trolls, who spend most of their time fishing and fighting off Southsea Pirates. They have several machines set up to turn salt water into fresh water, but these work only on rare occasions.[1]

Steamwheedle Port NPCs

Other Characters

Quest guide

Lost Rigger Cove

Lost Rigger Cove is located south of the port along the shore. You can get there by either traveling by land through a small cave or just swimming along the shore.

In Cataclysm

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Steamwheedle Port was wiped out by the floodwaters that consumed parts of Tanaris. Many of its residents have gone missing or were killed from the destructive force, while various Steamwheedle Survivors can be found perched on top of rooftops and mountaintops in the vicinity of the flooded village.