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Redhorn Gate

The 'gate' of the Misty Mountains

Map of the Redhorn Gate

A name for the pass that led from the wilds of Eriador through the Misty Mountains into Rhovanion beyond. Sheer and steep, it climbed across the southern slopes of the Redhorn (Caradhras) and led down into the valley of Nanduhirion beyond the Mountains.

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