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The Iron Trail is a narrow flatland with sparse vegetation leading from the Cannibal Plains to the east and all the way to the western sea. Numerous inactive and active iron spiders will be seen along its sapphire colored glassy ground up until an island on the tip of the trail.

The Iron Trail World Map Crop 001.jpg


There are no Major Towns or Minor Outposts in The Iron Trail. This zone does not spawn Nests or Camps.

Ancient Locations[]

These are places which do not have competent inhabitants. Ancient Locations are usually lost outposts or ruins. Beware: sometimes these locations contain territorial protectors such as Security Spiders.

Homeless Spawns[]

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


The Iron Trail
These are the modifiers which are linked to this zone on FCS.
Water 80% Fertility 75%

Environment Resources
Arid 50% Stone 100
Green 100% Iron 100
Swamp 0% Copper 55

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

The Iron Trail has fertility of up to 75% but water for well construction is scarce and there are raw mineral resources within the vicinity.

The Iron Trail is full of passive iron spiders and there isn't other fauna that can be farmed for sustenance.


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

  • Acid Rain
  • Heavy Rain



The Iron Trail island can be a good location for an isolated base, although far from many civilization centers.