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Guild Wars 2 Chest Farming: Kessex Hills & Gendarran Fields

Updated on February 14, 2014
Kessex Hills
Kessex Hills
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From Grayhoof Camp WP run east.Bandit camp entranceVeteran and to the right, entrance to prison side-roomCave doorsbattle trolls, open cave doors, go in to fetch chest.Map path
From Grayhoof Camp WP run east.
From Grayhoof Camp WP run east.
Bandit camp entrance
Bandit camp entrance
Veteran and to the right, entrance to prison side-room
Veteran and to the right, entrance to prison side-room
Cave doors
Cave doors
battle trolls, open cave doors, go in to fetch chest.
battle trolls, open cave doors, go in to fetch chest.
Map path
Map path

Goff's Lost

This splendid chest is easy to get to and offers the explorer achievement "Goff's Lost" when obtained that's worth 10 achievement points.

Run or teleport to Greyhoof Camp WP or Gap WP.

From Greyhoof Camp WP, run east along the trail towards Goff's Bandits POI. If you ported to Gap WP, run north.

In the area you first enter there are a load of bandits and two cannons you'll have to fight. I recommend taking this area slow and killing the cannons first.

In the back of the room there is a Veteran Bandit, I recommend battling her alone, after you've killed the bandits and cannons in the first part of the room. Because, in your battle with her you might aggro more bandits in the next room.

After you're done with the Veteran, north, there's a room lined with cages with veteran trolls inside. After you've cleaned the bandits out of that area, you'll be able to see the chest through the makeshift prison bars.

Open the dialogue box by clicking on the door and try to open the doors. The two veteran trolls will spawn. After you kill them, the prison doors will open. For approaching the chest you'll earn Goff's Lost achievement (10 points).

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Run to caveFight Ettins, wait for Gort to reveal treasure.Gort reveals treasure.
Run to cave
Run to cave
Fight Ettins, wait for Gort to reveal treasure.
Fight Ettins, wait for Gort to reveal treasure.
Gort reveals treasure.
Gort reveals treasure.

Cereboth Canyon

This chest only shows up after you complete the event to remove Ettins from Gort's cave. Gort reveals it after you've completed it.

Teleport or run to the waypoint in Cereboth Canyon and run north/northeast past mobs of Ettins to the POI in the cave, there is a small path on the map that leads you right into the cave.

Or, if the event is up, you will see a giant standing right outside at the entrance there.

To complete the event all you have to do is kill the 3 ettins and 1 veteran ettin occupying Gort's cave. It takes longer to wait for Gort to walk to reveal his treasure than it does for you to finish the event.

He will walk to the northmost part of the cave and move a wall of collapsed rocks to reveal a chest labeled "Gort's Treasure." This chest will not drop empyreal fragments, though.

Gendarran Fields

Gendarran Fields loading screen
Gendarran Fields loading screen
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Head east from WPRight under the water, round this cornerThere's the entrance to the underwater cavesurface to break throughcampfire, chest, when you break surfaceto the east, other pirates to killfight pirates one or two at a time to avoid aggroChampionMap path
Head east from WP
Head east from WP
Right under the water, round this corner
Right under the water, round this corner
There's the entrance to the underwater cave
There's the entrance to the underwater cave
surface to break through
surface to break through
campfire, chest, when you break surface
campfire, chest, when you break surface
to the east, other pirates to kill
to the east, other pirates to kill
fight pirates one or two at a time to avoid aggro
fight pirates one or two at a time to avoid aggro
Champion
Champion
Map path
Map path

Wiley's Cove

The chest is in an underwater cave where the Wiley's Cove POI is accessed.

Teleport to Brigatine WP.

Head east, into the water. Around a corner you'll see a sunken ship right in front of an opening to the underwater cave. There will be some drakes to fight right outside of it, but once you get through, surface the water.

The cave is swarming with pirates, including a champion in a tent and campfire who's guarding a chest.

If you go up the east side of the cave, you can kill the several pirates standing around there to clear the area a bit before taking on the champion. But you can't attack any of the 3 pirates in the camp without aggroing the champion.

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Head directly south of WPChamp comes outMap path to chest
Head directly south of WP
Head directly south of WP
Champ comes out
Champ comes out
Map path to chest
Map path to chest

Lawen Ponds

In the southwest corner of Gendarran Fields, in Lionbridge Expanse, teleport to Lionbridge WP.

Head directly south, into the Lawen Ponds.

This area is swarming with Risen, so be prepared to fight. As you approach the cave on the eastern side of the swamp a Champion will emerge from the cave. You can either fight him or go invisible and sneak inside, where you can then loot the chest and escape without fighting him at all.

As my mesmer, I use clones to distract him while I use mass invisibility and loot the chest, then use clones again to distract him while I escape.

End Notes

If I've forgotten or missed any chests, please let me know so I can fix it! I put these two zones together because otherwise the hub would have been very short, but the remaining Kryta map has too many chests to be blended with them.

Check out my other chest farming guides!

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