The area of Forodwaith that lay north of Eriador was known as Forochel, together with the great ice-bay and cape, which carried the same name. This area roughly corresponded with the area where the Blue Mountains and the Iron Mountains once met. Note From Thangwen:  “I love Forochel… It’s gorgeous.  I don’t care what everyone else says….”


From The West

Aerien The Storm Song is always ready for battle but she prefers to do it fashionably! She is such a little diva! Her favorite outfit is the From The West look. Originally from Edhellond, Aerien insists we incorporate feathers into her looks as much as possible. It reminds her of happier days, and of the sea. …

LOTRO Map Of The Shire

The Shire

    The Shire refers to an area settled exclusively by Hobbits and largely removed from the goings-on in the rest of Middle-earth. It is located in the northwest of the continent, in the large region of Eriador and the Kingdom of Arnor. Its name in Westron was Sûza “Shire” or Sûzat “The Shire”. Its name in Sindarin was i Drann.