The Way Into Mordor
- Scout the major routes and vantage points of Mordor's antechamber, Udûn.
To complete this deed perform the following objective(s)
- Discover the Iron Road
- This road drives like a rod of iron from the Black Gates on into Gorgoroth, where it splits to encircle Orodruin.
- Discover the West Road to Anglach
- Many fell weapons and great war-works have winded their way down this road, out of the great forges of Anglach.
- Discover the Parade Grounds
- Thousands of rough pairs of feet have marched, stood, and camped upon Udûn's broad central basin.
- Discover the Road to Mornaur
- Atop this steep ascent, countless rough, cruel weapons were wrought to arm the Dark Lord's immeasurable armies.
- Discover the West Road to Durthang
- Servants bore goods and messages up this way to the fastness of Durthang.
- Discover the Durthang Tower-top
- The lord of Durthang could survey his domain from this height -- and more.
- Discover the Durthang Lookout
- Comings and goings along the Iron Road can be viewed with ease from this spot.
- Discover the Durthang Eastern Stairs
- Being nearer to Barad-dûr, this path to Durthang was used for purposes of state and ceremony.
- Discover the path to Rhûd Vorn
- The heights above have been used for many purposes over the centuries; most recently to host a contingent of Easterling forces.
- Discover the Rhûd Vorn watch point
- From here, a wary eye was kept on Anglach and the high bridge leading to it.
- Discover the Rogkalûr overlook
- For what strange purpose was this platform used?
- Disvover the Anglach vantage point
- It is no coincidence that directly before Anglach affords the best view of all eastern Udûn.
- Discover the Overseer's perch
- An overseer may watch over the works below from here and, also, the road.
- Discover the Gates of the Isenmouthe
- The doors were somehow wrenched asunder in the chaos and struggle that directly followed the fall of Sauron.
- Discover the Foundry Deck
- Great steam and water works were controlled from this point, which looked down onto the waste reservoirs below.
|Increased Reputation with Conquest of Gorgoroth ( 700 )|
- This deed contributes to the Explorer of Udûn meta-deed.