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Highlands Packed Ice
Display Highlands Packed Ice.png
Grid layout None (small).png
Grid Highlands Packed Ice.png
Sell Value None
Transparent No
Luminance No
Blast Resistance 2.5
Tool Pickaxe
Renewable No
Stackable Yes (64)
Flammable No
Drops None
Data Value See Data values
ID Name See Data values

Disambig.png This article is about the packed version of Highlands ice. For other ice-related blocks, see Ice.

Highlands Packed Ice is an opaque block variant of Highlands Ice, it is found in abundance around the edges of Arctic Peaks.


Highlands Packed Ice does not require a pickaxe to mine, but using one speeds up the process. Highlands Packed Ice will not drop anything unless mined with a Silk Touch pickaxe, which will cause it to drop itself.

Block HighlandsPackedIce.png Highlands Packed Ice
Hardness 0.5
Tool Pickaxe
Breaktex.png Breaking time[note 1]
Hand 0.75
Skyroot 0.4
Holystone 0.2
Zanite[note 2] 0.15 - 0.05
Arkenium 0.1
Gravitite 0.1
  1. Times are for unenchanted tools in seconds.
  2. Times in order are the slowest to fastest mining speeds based on the tool's durability.

Natural generation[]

Highlands Packed Ice generates in abundance as coasts covering the fringes of Arctic Peaks islands.

Data values[]

Block Namespaced ID
HighlandsPackedIce.png Highlands Packed Ice aether:highlands_packed_ice


Issues relating to Highlands Packed Ice are maintained on the Aether Issue Tracker. Report issues for Highlands Packed Ice there.


Aether II: Highlands Alpha
? Introduced.