Valleygap is a pass on the trade road between Etarra and Perlorn in the High Kingdom of Rathain. It crosses through the northern slopes of the Skyshiel Mountains, and the area is known for its shale slides, and caves concealing clan ambushes. The mountains here also grow black firs.
Role in the Story
|Spoiler warning: Contains plot elements from Ships of Merior.|
Third Age 5646: When Lysaer's armies travel to Werpoint, it is here where they face punishing losses to Jieret's clansmen. Pesquil sends his scouts up each side of the gap to inspect the walls and caves for traps and ambushes. After the shale gives way beneath the scouts, Pesquil discovers that Jieret's clansmen have sabotaged the rock with chisels.