This large, but ruined fortress is located in the south-eastern corner of this area, on the crest under a steep ridge. Just north of these ruins a crypt takes an explorer through the ridge, to the Bree-side.
The following deeds can be obtained by visiting this location:
The following creatures are found within this area:
- Now fallen into decay, Ost Gorthad once stood proudly as the last bastion of the Dúnedain of Cardolan against the ravages of Angmar.
|Settlements, Areas and Landmarks of the Barrow-downs|
|Areas:||Northern Barrow-downs • Southern Barrow-downs|
|Landmarks:||The Barrow of Orron • The Barrow of Ringdor • The Barrow of Taradan • The Dead Man's Perch • The Dead Spire • Goetham • The Great Barrow • Gwantham • Haudh Iarchith • Haudh Methernil • Haudh Nogbenn • Haudh Taenthond • Hautham • Northern Barrows • Northern Barrows Pass • Old Barrows Road • Ost Gorthad • Tomb of Maenadar|