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Between the Redhorn and Silvertine, leading from Hollin across the Misty Mountains into the Dimrill Dale
Important peaks
Other names
Pass of Caradhras, Redhorn Gate; the southeastern part was known as the Dimrill Stair


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  • Updated 9 May 2014
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Redhorn Pass

The pass beneath Caradhras

Map of the Redhorn Pass

A difficult pass in the central regions of the Misty Mountains beneath Caradhras. This was the pass attempted by the Company of the Ring as they journeyed on the Quest of Mount Doom.

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