The Berghold

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The Berghold
Region: Ered Luin
Area: Thorin's Gate
Location: [15.8S, 102.4W]


The Berghold is a landmark within Thorin's Gate in Ered Luin. [15.8S, 102.4W]

South-east of Frerin's Court lies the Berghold, a dwarf built hold and storage centre for the mines of the Blue Mountains. The Berghold is mainly known for being the entrance to Skorgrím's Tomb and to Rockbelly Pit - the latter may also be entered at Winterheight but via Berghold is more convenient in most cases. Except for the adventurers heading for quests within the tomb or the pit this location usually lies dead and silent. However...

During the introduction quests for dwarves and elves this is the main hold for Gormr Doursmith and his allies the Dourhands, these wish to resurrect Skorgrím who died long since. During this period the Berghold is boiling with activities and is costly decorated.


Rockbelly Pit
Skorgrím's Tomb


Dwarf.png Bjarni
Dwarf.png Gormr Doursmith

Settlements, Areas and Landmarks of Ered Luin
Areas: FalathlornFalathlorn HomesteadsHaudh LinKheledûlLimael's VineyardLow LandsRath TeraigRefuge of EdhelionThorin's GateThorin's Hall HomesteadsVale of Thrain
Settlements: CelondimDuillondGondamonNoglondThorin's Hall
Landmarks: Falathlorn:: Dol RingwestThe EastwayThe Festival GardenLimael's VineyardNen HilithTham Gelair

Haudh Lin:: Emyn HoedhThe GrimwaterTalath OndrenThrasi's LodgeThe Wardspire
Kheledûl:: Kheledûl DocksSpire of Kheledûl
Low Lands:: RingdaleTreasure Field Base Camp
Rath Teraig:: Amon ThancClovenvaleCrookdellNorthern BarricadeSouthern BarricadeTum Agor
Thorin's Gate:: The BergholdEdhelion WatchThe Festival ArenaFrerin's CourtMirkstone TunnelsRivergate WatchRockbelly PitSilver DeepSkorgrím's TombThorin's GatesSkirmish CampWinterheight
Vale of Thrain:: Hunter's NotchOrodostSarnúrThrushstones