This article is about the monster. For the NPC, see Elder Chaos druid (NPC).

Elder Chaos druids are high-level mages that are extremely dangerous compared to their low-level counterparts, the chaos druids. Elder Chaos druids use Wind Wave which is fairly accurate if players are not properly equipped. They can also cast a teleportation spell that brings players within meleeing distance if the player tries to evade the battle (If there is multiple targets, even if they are attacking someone else they will attempt to teleport the person who is running that has done the most damage to them before others). The special closely resembles abyssal demons. Elder Chaos druids are a popular place for multicombat player killing. It is suggested to use Protect from Magic when killing these, otherwise they can be very dangerous and can kill you very quickly.


Elder Chaos druids reside in the Chaos Temple, 13 levels deep in the Wilderness. Because of the short distance from the altar within the temple, players with 37 Prayer or higher often train on Elder Chaos druids while using the Protect from Magic prayer. Training on the druids requires little resources and is relatively safe, aside from the inherent dangers of being in the Wilderness.



Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Bones Bones 1 Always 43


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Air rune Air rune 9–36; 56 Common 45–280
Body rune Body rune 9; 19 Common 36–76
Mind rune Mind rune 22 Common 88
Law rune Law rune 6 Common 954
Earth rune Earth rune 19 Uncommon 95
Chaos rune Chaos rune 7 Uncommon 532
Nature rune Nature rune 3; 12 Rare 639–2,556


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Mithril bolts 5 Mithril bolts 2–28 Common 122–1,708
Steel longsword Steel longsword 1 Uncommon 110
Zamorak monk top Zamorak monk top 1 Rare 856
Zamorak monk bottom Zamorak monk bottom 1 Rare 2,316
Elder chaos hood Elder chaos hood 1 Very rare (1/1,500)[1] 406,624
Elder chaos top Elder chaos top 1 Very rare (1/1,500)[1] 606,211
Elder chaos robe Elder chaos robe 1 Very rare (1/1,500)[1] 341,739


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Grimy guam leaf Grimy guam leaf 1–4 Common 16–64
Grimy marrentill Grimy marrentill 1–4 Common 19–76
Grimy tarromin Grimy tarromin 1–4 Common 179–716
Grimy harralander Grimy harralander 1–4 Common 662–2,648
Grimy irit leaf Grimy irit leaf 1–4 Common 1,013–4,052
Grimy kwuarm Grimy kwuarm 1–4 Common 1,192–4,768
Grimy avantoe Grimy avantoe 1–4 Uncommon 2,018–8,072
Grimy ranarr weed Grimy ranarr weed 1–4 Rare 7,897–31,588
Grimy cadantine Grimy cadantine 1–4 Rare 1,564–6,256
Grimy lantadyme Grimy lantadyme 1–4 Rare 1,428–5,712
Grimy dwarf weed Grimy dwarf weed 1–4 Rare 504–2,016


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Coins 250 Coins 80–250 Common Not sold
Ensouled chaos druid head Ensouled chaos druid head 1 Common (1/20) 1,124
Looting bag Looting bag 1 Uncommon (1/30) Not sold
Mysterious emblem Mysterious emblem 1 Uncommon (1/80)[2] 67,704
Vial of water Vial of water 4 Rare 16
Dark fishing bait Dark fishing bait 10–24 Rare 30–72
Snape grass Snape grass 4 Rare 292
Unholy mould Unholy mould 1 Rare [3] Not sold
Clue scroll (hard) Clue scroll (hard) 1 Rare (1/128)[4] Not sold
Slayer's enchantment Slayer's enchantment 1 Rare (1/200)[2] 1,135
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 The drop rate is 1/1,500 for a specific robe piece, or 1/500 for any robe piece.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Only dropped while on a slayer assignment given by Krystilia.
  3. Only dropped after the completion of the Observatory Quest.
  4. 1/64 if a Ring of wealth (i) is worn.

Rare drop table

In addition to the drops above, this monster has access to the standard rare drop table.
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Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Coins 1000 Coins 3,000 Rare Not sold
Loop half of key Loop half of key 1 Rare 9,744
Tooth half of key Tooth half of key 1 Rare 9,565
Uncut sapphire Uncut sapphire 1 Rare 534
Runite bar Runite bar 1 Rare 12,445
Rare drop table talisman Unknown talisman
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1 Very rare Error
Nature rune Nature rune 67 Very rare 14,271
Rune 2h sword Rune 2h sword 1 Very rare 37,872
Rune battleaxe Rune battleaxe 1 Very rare 24,567
Uncut emerald Uncut emerald 1 Very rare 732
Law rune Law rune 45 Very rare 7,155
Death rune Death rune 45 Very rare 9,585
Steel arrow 5 Steel arrow 150 Very rare 4,800
Rune arrow 5 Rune arrow 42 Very rare 2,604
Adamant javelin Adamant javelin 20 Very rare 1,200
Rune sq shield Rune sq shield 1 Very rare 22,518
Dragonstone Dragonstone 1 Very rare 11,713
Silver ore Silver ore 100 (noted) Very rare 5,900
Uncut ruby Uncut ruby 1 Very rare 1,388
Rune kiteshield Rune kiteshield 1 Very rare 32,134
Dragon med helm Dragon med helm 1 Very rare 58,973
Rune spear Rune spear 1 Very rare 11,980
Shield left half Shield left half 1 Very rare 65,514
Dragon spear Dragon spear 1 Very rare 37,033
Uncut diamond Uncut diamond 1 Very rare 2,742
Rune javelin Rune javelin 5 Very rare 820

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