It is located deep within the underground tunnels, near the very northeastern limits of Goblin Town (green marker on map below).
- See Goblin Town Map
Directions from The Mountain's Throat:
- Through first main room, down first ramp.
- Before going down second ramp, bear to left and continue straight across a bridge.
- Run straight as far as possible, then turn right on a bridge that crosses the room below.
- Turn left after crossing bridge, head north across another bridge, then turn right into a tunnel.
- Follow the tunnel east then north again. At the fork in the road turn right.
- Follow the tunnel east then north again, and turn at the first right.
- Follow the tunnel east, then north, then east again. The entrance to the slave pens is beyond two goblin jailers.
The following deeds can be obtained by visiting this location:
This location can be involved in the following deeds:
- Peril of the Mountains
- Bilbo's Buttons
-  A Missing Scout
-  Other Prisoners
-  Keepers and the Kept Small Fellowship
-  Plan in Motion Small Fellowship
-  Stirring Up Trouble
-  Drummers in the Deep Small Fellowship
-  Matuga and the Jailor's Key Small Fellowship
-  The Great Escape Small Fellowship
The following creatures are found within this area:
- The stench and horror of the Slave Pens of Goblin-town are the subject of dark rumour among travellers who must brave the High Pass, for it is well-known that the goblins delight in taking such folk captive and dragging them down into the depths of the Mountains where they are pressed into cruel labour in the darkness, and few ever again see the light of day.
|Settlements, Areas and Landmarks of The Misty Mountains|
|Settlements:||Glóin's Camp • Hrimbarg • Vindurhal|
|Areas:||Bruinen Source East • Bruinen Source North • Bruinen Source West • Giant Halls • Goblin-town • High Crag • Northern High Pass • Southern High Pass|
|Landmarks:||Akûltot • Bergel's Notch • The Bitter Stair • The Black Crack • Caldwell Pool • Ceber Los • Cirith Daur • Cirith Imladris • The Deep-fires • Den of the Northern Army • Dómstoll • Eglanúr • Eikhall Dale • Erforgh Cleft • Frosthyle Pond • Gabilazan • Ghâshru • The Giant's Needle • Goblin-town Throne Room • Gollum's Cave • Greybough End • Hríthur's Haven • Imlad Norn • Iorbar • Iskeld's Lookout • The Lornstone • Men Helch • The Mountain's Throat • Nan Gongarag • Northtarn • Orod Laden • Pinnath Fenui • Rakhâs-bizar • Slave Pens • Snárskrith Dell • Starkhath • Stonecaller's Circle • Thorgest's Haven • Thundergrot • War Steadings • Whitcleft • Writhenbores|