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Wind Rider mounts (also known as "Wyvern mounts") are the standard rare flying mount form of the wyvern for the Horde. They come in a variety of colors and, they are capable of running on all fours like a cat for land travel.

Expert mounts

A player may purchase these mounts from:

These mounts require Expert flying (costs 250g to train) and have a 60% land speed and 150% air speed increase, cost 50g each. Faction reputation discounts applying to reduce the price.

Artisan (fast) mounts

These mounts give you a 280% increase in the air and a 100% speed increase on the ground.

These mounts cost 100g each, and are available from the same vendors as the Expert mounts above. Again, faction reputation discounts apply.

Grand Wyverns

World of Warcraft: Mists of Pandaria This section concerns content exclusive to Mists of Pandaria.

As of patch 5.1.0 there are two new wyvern mounts:

Loaned Windrider

The [Loaned Wind Rider mount] is a special vehicle flying mount purchased from "Honest" Max outside of K3 in Storm Peaks for free, so long as you are level 77 and have not purchased Cold Weather Flying. It can only be used in Sholazar Basin, Storm Peaks, and Icecrown.

The Loaned Wind Rider Reins are an object, and are not added to your list of available mounts.

Armored Blue Wind Rider

This mount is only available from Mei Francis in Dalaran, and only purchasable by the Horde. She charges 2,000g for it. The Alliance equivalent is the Armored Snowy Gryphon.

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