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Spine Canyon is a long rocky plateau range that separates Skimsands and The Great Desert. The Bloodraiders and Sand Ninjas call this place home and can be found roaming this small region. Skimmers are also known to roam the area.

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There are no Major Towns or Ancient Locations in Spine Canyon. This zone does not spawn Nests.

Minor Outposts[]

These locations are typically small towns, villages, or faction bases.


These are temporary locations which can spawn randomly. They usually spawn with Camp Beds which are free to use.

  • Blood Bandit Camp

Homeless Spawns[]

These are squads which spawn without being tied to a location, camp, or nest. This list is in order of likelihood.


Spine Canyon
These are the modifiers which are linked to this zone on FCS.
Water 50% Fertility 60%

Environment Resources
Arid 100% Stone 100%
Green 10% Iron 100%
Swamp 0% Copper 60%

Before building an outpost, players should find information about specific areas through Prospecting.


This zone has the 'great desert small' season. Seasons may cause harmful Weather Effects or be purely aesthetic.

  • Extreme sandstorms are almost unending in this region, making wind turbines extremely useful. However, these storms also give stat debuffs to any unprotected characters.