Skyrim: Fort Sungard

October 1, 2015 / 0 comments

Fort Sungard has been overrun with forsworn, unless you are in the middle of, or have completed the civil war quests – in which case soldiers of the appropriate faction will occupy the fort.  You will face 8 enemies outside the fort, which can be difficult to approach because they hold the high ground.  The…

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Skyrim: Serpent’s Bluff Redoubt

September 30, 2015 / 0 comments

Work your way up the mountain and fight 4 forsworn.  you can find a locked chest to loot inside a tent northeast of the forge.  head south from the campfire and then go up some stairs to find another site with 2 more forsworn.  Inside the east tent is a note and a large chest. …

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Skyrim: Bard’s Leap Summit

September 29, 2015 / 0 comments

You can find the summit just north of the word wall at Lost Valley Redoubt. You can jump from here to land in a pool. Swim out and talk to Azzadal, the ghost of a bard. He will increase your speech skill. Here you can also find some forsworn dwellings if you didn’t already loot…

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Skyrim: Lost Valley Redoubt

September 28, 2015 / 0 comments

This forsworn stronghold can be difficult to approach because you have to work your way through deep ravines, following a winding path that gives advantage to anyone on the cliffs above.   Watch out for rock fall traps as you approach.  Be sure to check the dwellings to the northwest for chests.  There are several…

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Skyrim: Valthume

September 27, 2015 / 0 comments

Valthume Vestibule As you enter you will be approached by a ghost.  Talk to Valdar to gain a quest to free the place from evil.   The entrance chamber has a throne in it and an ancient Nord helmet next to the throne.  Otherwise just proceed to the tunnel to the south to a door…

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Skyrim: Cradle Stone Tower

September 26, 2015 / 0 comments

Find this tower west of Lost Valley Redoubt.  On your way you can find a chest to loot.  The bottom of the tower is locked.  Inside you can find a chest to loot.  Take an exterior ramp up to a hagraven nest.  Kill her and look for the hagraven feathers in the nest.  There is…

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Skyrim: Gloomreach

September 25, 2015 / 0 comments

There are no guards outside this falmer dwelling.   Enter Gloomreach Cavern facing southwest and continue along the tunnel.    You will come to a room where sunlight can reach the cavern.  A tree dominates the middle of the room.  From here exit to the northeast.   Continue through the tunnel, which winds and widens and…

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Skyrim: Rorikstead

September 24, 2015 / 0 comments

Featured in the hit song “Ragnar the Red” this little town provides a little stopping post on the way between Whiterun and Markarth.   You may come here as a consequence of the Daedric quest: A Night to Remember.   Frostfruit Inn: Mralki is the innkeeper.  Not much else of interest. Lenkil’s House: The farmhouse…

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Skyrim: Bleakwind Bluff

September 23, 2015 / 0 comments

This crumbling tower can only be reached by circling around and approaching from the east.  The trail takes you up several sets of stairs carved into the mountainside.  Along the way you will fight 3 forsworn and finally a hagraven.  You don’t have a lot of room to maneuver on the steps without falling off,…

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Skyrim: Karthspire

September 22, 2015 / 0 comments

Go through Karthspire Camp to reach Karthspire.   Most likely you will be here as part of the main quest line, in which case solving the puzzles will be easy because your guide will explain everything.   Enter into a forsworn encampment split into 2 levels.  Fight 2 forsworn and a briarheart.  There really isn’t…

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