Fallout 76 Mole Miner Locations: Where To Find Them

In this guide, we will show players where they can find Fallout 76 Mole Miner locations so that they can complete daily quests and challenges. Furthermore, we will also explain some of the backstories behind these subterranean foes, as well as list all variants found within the base game.

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The Mole Miners are a Twisted reminder of the storied past of Appalachia’s Virginian coal miners. Furthermore, they are also one of the countless enemy types that now wander and lurk in the darkest caves and mines in Fallout 76. They are also a requirement for daily quests and challenges, so with that in mind, here’s where you can find all Fallout 76 Mole Miner locations.

How the Mole Miner Supervisor looks in game.

How the Mole Miner Supervisor looks in game.

Overall, there are quite a few locations where these subterranean foes lurk; in total, there are about 16 locations where they spawn, excluding The Rusty Pick location, because only a Mole Miner merchant is found there.

All Fallout 76 Mole Miner Locations

  • The Burning Mine
  • Uncanny Caverns
  • Welch
  • Hornwright Industrial headquarters (sublevel)
  • South Cutthroat camp
  • Pleasant Valley Ski Resort
  • Mount Blair
  • Monongah power plant
  • Monongah
  • Mount Blair trainyard
  • Blackwater mine
  • Brim Quarry
  • Hornwright testing site 2
  • Hornwright testing site 3
  • Hornwright testing site 4
  • Lucky Hole mine
 

Fallout 76 Mole Miner Lore and Enemy Overview

How the Mole Miner RocketBreaker looks in game.

How the Mole Miner RocketBreaker looks in game.

Now that you know where to find the Fallout 76 Mole Miner locations, let us now go over the various backgrounds and the numerous variations of Mole Miners. Mole Miners are humans that make their homes in the countless abandoned mines and dark caves throughout Fallout 76. Twisted by some unknown cause, over the years they have turned into short but hardy mutants that become frenzied in combat. The Mole Miners are also hostile to everything but themselves in Fallout 76, and travel in groups led by foremen and supervisors, a testament to their storied pasts as coal miners. In total, there are nine variations of Mole Miners across the massive world of Fallout 76.

Another example of a Mole Miner Supervisor

Another example of a Mole Miner Supervisor

 

Mole Miner Variant

Description

Loot Drops

Treasure hunter

A Mole Miner variant that drops valuable loot when killed. You can encounter this variant in the ash heap region.
  •  Dusty mole miner pail
  •  Mole miner pail
  •  Ornate mole miner pail
  •  Glowing blood
  •  Glowing meat
  •  Nuclear waste

Mole Miner

The Normal Mole Miner variant, they are also commonly equipped with shotguns.
  •  Pump action shotgun
  •  Double-barrel shotgun
  •  Short double-barrel shotgun
  •  Shotgun shell
  •  Miner suit scrap
  •  Mine suit filter
  •  Mine suit breather

Scorched Mole Miner

A Special subvariant of all Regular Mole Miner variants that is infected with the Scorched Plague. They can become this way when attacked by scorchbeasts or the scorchbeast queen. These Infected Miners will also effectively become allies with all other Scorch enemies.
  •  Pump action shotgun
  •  Double-barrel shotgun
  •  Short double-barrel shotgun
  •  Shotgun shell
  •  Miner suit scrap
  •  Mine suit filter
  •  Mine suit breather

Mole Miner Scraper

Scrapers are similar to that of normal Mole Miners, but with increased melee damage and health.
  •  Pump action shotgun
  •  Double-barrel shotgun
  •  Short double-barrel shotgun
  •  Shotgun shell
  •  Miner suit scrap
  •  Mine suit filter
  •  Mine suit breather

Mole Miner Digger

This variant is pretty much the same as Scrapers, but with increased melee damage and health.
  • Pump action shotgun
  •  Double-barrel shotgun
  •  Combat Shotgun
  •  Short double-barrel shotgun
  •  Shotgun shell
  •  Miner suit scrap
  •  Mine suit filter
  •  Mine suit breather

Mole Miner Rockbreaker

With the Rockbreakers, things change drastically. These guys have 10x more heath than the Mole Miner Diggers.
  • Pump action shotgun
  •  Double-barrel shotgun
  •  Short double-barrel shotgun
  •  Shotgun shell
  •  Miner suit scrap
  •  Mine suit filter
  •  Mine suit breather

Glowing Mole Miner

Glowing Mole Miners are pretty much the same as the scorched variant, except they are highly irradiated. They are also usually armed with both shotguns and missile launchers.
  •  Glowing blood
  •  Glowing meat
  •  Nuclear waste
  •  Pump action shotgun
  •  Double-barrel shotgun
  •  Short double-barrel shotgun
  •  Shotgun shell
  •  Miner suit scrap
  •  Mine suit filter
  •  Mine suit breather
  •  Missile Launcher
  •  Missile Ammo

Mole Miner Supervisor

These Mole Miners are the supervisors of their mines. They are also usually armed with both shotguns and missile launchers.
  •  Pump action shotgun
  •  Double-barrel shotgun
  •  Short double-barrel shotgun
  •  Shotgun shell
  •  Miner suit scrap
  •  Mine suit filter
  •  Mine suit breather
  •  Missile Launcher
  •  Missile Ammo

Mole Miner Foreman

These guys are the big bosses of the Mole Miner hierarchy, and come with packing firepower like the supervisor and glowing ones.
  •  Mole miner gauntlet
  •  Pump action shotgun
  •  Double-barrel shotgun
  •  Short double-barrel shotgun
  •  Shotgun shell
  •  Miner suit scrap
  •  Mine suit filter
  •  Mine suit breather
  •  Missile Launcher
  •  Missile Ammo

 

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That’s all we have on where to find Fallout 76 Mole Miners and the various types of Mole Miners. But before you go, we recommend checking out some of our other articles for more on Fallout 76, especially our guide on where to farm aluminum in Fallout 76. Good luck, Vault Dweller, and if you haven’t already bought the game, you can get it for PS4Xbox One, and PC.

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