Taken from RuneScape's Knowledge Base)
Unofficial Guide to completing the Phoenix's Lair in RuneScape
Author: James Ruiz
RuneScape is a MMORPG created by Jagex Ltd. I am not affiliated with Jagex in anyway, I do not speak on behalf of Jagex, nor take credit for any of their work.
This article is about how to get through the Phoenix Lair in the MMORPG RuneScape. I will tell
you what items you need to enter the lair, the objectives in the lair, and how to kill the
At any bank in RuneScape withdraw these items: Secateurs, Knife, Tinderbox.
Then I recommend (but not required) equipping: Verac Helm, Verac Brassard, Verac Skirt, Rune Defender, Abyssal Whip, Dragon Boots, Amulet of Glory (Charged), Skill Cape or Obsidian Cape, Ring of Life, and Dragon Dagger ++
I then suggest withdrawing one prayer potion, one super attack, one super strength, and filling the rest of your inventory with food (preferably monkfish). Be prepared to free up 5 inventory spaces, either by leaving 5 inventory spaces free, or being prepared to eat up 5 spaces of food as the time comes to use the inventory space.