The Encyclopedia of Arda - an interactive guide to the world of J.R.R. Tolkien
Dates
Location
A journey of roughly 1,200 miles from Rivendell to Orodruin in Mordor

Indexes:

About this entry:

  • Updated 3 November 2002
  • Updates planned: 3

Quest of Mount Doom

The mission of the Ring-bearer

Encyclopedia of Arda Timeline
Years of the Trees First Age Second Age Third Age Fourth Age and Beyond

The quest of the Wise to bring the One Ring to Orodruin, and there destroy it. Nine set out on the quest, the Company of the Ring, but only two succeeded in reaching Mount Doom: Frodo Baggins and Samwise Gamgee.


For acknowledgements and references, see the Disclaimer & Bibliography page.

Website services kindly sponsored by Axiom Software Ltd.

Original content © copyright Mark Fisher 1998, 2001-2002. All rights reserved. For conditions of reuse, see the Site FAQ.