The Forest of Tethir

The Forest of Tethir is actually a small part of one of the three, major connecting zones in Shadowdale that tie everything together. The quickest way to walk back to Shadwodale from here is towards Reaching Woods, through the Sunset Mountains, Orofin, the Anauroch Desert and then through Daggerdale if you can fly or Port Miramor if you can't.

The zone contains many, tough mobs that a well equipped Expert should have no troubles with - all save one. The Lair of the Beast (Lb) is the resting place of the ancient and exceptionally large white dragon, Icehauptannarthanyx. You can't bash him and he'll cast meteor swarms and breathes ice - take a well prepared group if you intend to have a go.

There are only two other points of note. The Rockslide (Rc) may be a trap, it looks like a timed DT but I didn't stick around to find out. Lastly if you travel north from the Stone-walled Clearing (Sw) you find yourself in Fang Pass (Fp), not in Lake Neng Lookout (Ln) as you'd expect.

If you'd like to make a quick run to this zone, we recommend the following directions, starting at The Common in Shadowdale: 4s2wn4w4n2w3s8wswsw4s4wnwsw2s3wnw2uswsdswdsw2s3wsws w2s2ws2e6se9s.

  Map of the Forest of Tethir



 Luck o' the Leprechaun    Reaching Woods and River Chionthar
                     \      |                     
   Cloud Castle    Nf-Rr    Ha                    
               \   |  |     |                     
                Sm Bm Om    Hp-Ec                 
                  \|  |        |                  
                En-Sc Mv-Wr Hc-Mp                 
                |     |    \|                   
                Rw-Lb Rc    Tc-Fo-Er
                            |  |  |   
                            |  Fp Kylarn's Alcazar           
                            |  |               
          Tower of Darkness |  Lc-Ln Florin             
                      |     |     |  |            
                      Dd    Pc    Sw Ah               
                      |     |        |            
                      Ft-Ft-Ft-Ft-Ft-Ft                         
                      |  |  |  |  |  |             
                      Ft-Ft-Ft-Ft-Ft-Ft-Ft-Ft-Ft
                         |  |  |  |  |  |  |  |     
                         Ft |  |  |  |  |  |  |     
                         |  |  |  |  |  |  |  |     
          Temple of Evil Ft-Ft-Ft-Ft-Ft-Ft-Ft-Ft      
                      |  |  |  |  |  |             
                      Ef-Ft-Ft-Ft-Ft-Ft The Ivory Kingdom 
                            |  |  |  |  |          
                            Ft-Ft-Ft-Ft-Et             
                               |                  
          Enchanted Gardens-Dp-Ft                   

  Key to the Map of the Forest

Ah- Approaching a Hill Bm- At the Base of Mount Speartop
Dd- Dark Dank Road Dp- Dark Path
Ec- Entering the Cloud Peaks Ef- Emerging from the Forest
En- Enormous Cavern Opening Er- Eastern Range of the Cloud Peaks
Et- Emerging Trail Fo- Fang Pass Overlook
Fp- Fang Pass Ft- Forest of Tethir
Hc- Head in the Clouds Lb- The Lair of the Beast
Lc- Low Clouds Ln- Lake Neng Lookout
Mp- Mountain Path Nf- not Far Now
Om- On to Mount Speartop Pc- Path to the Cloud Peaks
Rc- Rockslide Rr- A Rocky Ravine
Rw- Respite from The Howling Winds Sc- Steep and Craggy Trail
Sw- Stone-walled learing Tc- Trail through the Cloud Peaks
Wr- Western Range of the Cloud Peaks

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