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A long range running north to south, between Eriador and the Vales of Anduin
Said to have been raised in ancient days by Melkor as a defence against the Valar
Important peaks
Other names
Hithaeglir, Misty Mountains, Towers of Mist


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  • Updated 4 April 2016
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Mountains of Mist

The Misty Mountains of the Hithaeglir

The Misty Mountains

A name occasionally used for the range more commonly called the Misty Mountains.

See also...

Gladden River

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