Redhorn Pass

   The pass beneath Caradhras.
   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.

J.R.R. Tolkien's Middle-earth glossary. . 2003.

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