|Region:||The Misty Mountains|
This deep cavern, only accessible by descending the crude scaffolding constructed by the goblins. can be reached deep in goblin-town via the western tunnels. The booming sound of cave-trolls beating their drums, so as not to be beat by their goblin masters, can be heard.
The following deeds can be obtained by visiting this location:
The following creatures are found within this area:
- Cave-troll Drummer
- Goblin-town Guard
- Goblin-town Lasher
- Kaushar the Drum-mender
- Takhborkh, Master of the Lash
- The Thundergrot is aptly named for the enormous booming sounds that echo through the surrounding caves and passages. This thunder is produced by massive drums carried by the Cave-troll Drummers bred and enslaved by the goblins and employed when they raid larger settlements under cover of night. -- Deed Text
Only one way to go downstairs upon entering. (Note: coming back, the stairs up are in the mid-west part of the chamber) At the bottom, head south and the chamber opens up into several small rooms.
- Kaushar for Drum Keepers and the trolls for Drummers of the Deep can be found both in the far southern and far eastern rooms.
- There is a Refuse Pile with a button near a campfire roughly in the middle of the chamber
|Settlements, Areas and Landmarks of The Misty Mountains|
|Areas:||Eastern Bruinen Source • Giant Halls • Helegrod • High Crag • North High Pass • Northern Bruinen Source • South High Pass • Western Bruinen Source|
|Settlements:||Glóin's Camp • Hrimbarg • Vindurhal|
|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|