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  Misty Mountains - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Gap of Rohan was the valley (probably of the River Isen) between the southernmost peaks of the Misty Mountains and the northernmost of the White Mountains.
Under the Misty Mountains are the former Dwarf realm of Moria and the Orc mines in which Bilbo Baggins stumbles across the One Ring.
Rivendell was hidden in the foothills of the Misty Mountains at the western end of the High Pass.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Misty_Mountains   (599 words)

 Mountains of Middle-earth
The Dwarves abandoned the Grey Mountains and dispersed to the Lonely Mountain and the Iron Hills.
An ambassador from the Lonely Mountain attended the coronation of Aragorn as King of the Reunited Kingdom of Gondor and Arnor.
At the northernmost peak of the Misty Mountains was Carn Dum, the stronghold of the Witch-king of Angmar from 1300 to 1975.
www.tuckborough.net /mountains.html   (6332 words)

 Misty Mountains - The Lord of the Rings Wiki
The northernmost peak of the Misty Mountains was Mount Gundabad, where according to legend Durin (eldest of the Seven Fathers of the Dwarves) awoke, though it became an abode of Orcs.
The great Dwarven realm of Khazad-dûm was once established beneath the Misty Mountains, but the unearthing of a Balrog in TA 1981 led to the desertion of this realm by Dwarves, though Orcs and other creatures came to dwell under the Misty Mountains.
The thirteen Dwarves, Gandalf, and Bilbo Baggins used the High Pass to cross the Misty Mountains during the Quest for the Lonely Mountain, and were captured by Orcs whilst crossing.
lotr.wikia.com /wiki/Misty_Mountains   (587 words)

 Mountains of Angmar - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Tolkien's fictional universe of Middle-earth, Mountains of Angmar were a mountain chain in the far north, running west from Mount Gundabad at the northern end of the Misty Mountains.
The mountains were probably inhabited at various times both by Dwarves and Orcs.
The capital of Angmar, Carn Dûm, was located at the western foothills of the Mountains of Angmar.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Mountains_of_Angmar   (114 words)

 Online edition of Daily News - Business   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Misty Mountains Holdings remains firmly committed to its original business strategy, having observed the Sri Lankan election process and the subsequent changes in government.
As the election approached, Misty Mountains Holdings made an internal decision to slow down the progress of its business plan and to observe the election process for a three-week period while the elections were held and the new government began to form.
Misty Mountains is now proceeding with the process by expanding, and has plans to restructure acquisitions into a set of Foundation Companies from which to launch its new international Sri Lankan tea firm.
www.dailynews.lk /2004/04/27/bus13.html   (382 words)

 Misty Mountains
Misty Mountains is Australia ’s first network of long distance walking trails in a high altitude rainforest environment.
Several of the Misty Mountain walking tracks follow the ridgelines traditionally used by the traditional owners to connect ‘yabulmbara’, the coastal plain, to ‘gambilbara’, the rocky country of the tablelands.
Misty Mountains Trails was officially opened by the Minister on friday 29th August 2003.
www.mistymountains.com.au   (266 words)

 Rivers of Middle-earth
Its source was in the Mountains of Mirkwood, and it flowed north and crossed the path that led from the Forest Gate to the Elven-king's Halls.
The Harnen began in the Mountains of Shadow on the southern border of Mordor.
The Stoors crossed the mountains at the Redhorn Gate and settled in the Angle between the Hoarwell and the Loudwater.
www.tuckborough.net /rivers.html   (9250 words)

 J.W's LOTR Fansite
One of the mightiest and cruelest peaks of the Misty Mountains.
A gap between the southern end of the Misty Mountains and the western end of the White Mountains where travelers may enter the country of Rohan- a gateway to the eastern lands.
A country south of the Misty Mountains and north of the White Mountains.
www.angelfire.com /film/rings/funstuff/encyclopedia.html   (1625 words)

 Terrestrial Ecoregions -- Ruwenzori-Virunga montane moorlands (AT1013)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Misty mountains rise from the equator, creating this ecoregion of incredible environmental and species diversity.
The Ruwenzori Mountains give rise to tall jagged peaks, the highest of which is the 16,795-foot (5,119 m) Margherita Peak.
Local human populations hunt the mountain gorillas for meat and cut down the forests for fuelwood and building materials.
www.nationalgeographic.com /wildworld/profiles/terrestrial/at/at1013.html   (437 words)

 Misty Mountain Hop by Led Zeppelin Songfacts
The Misty Mountains are located west of the Lonely Mountain, where the dragon Smaug lay.
The Misty Mountains were the next step in the journey, so as the song finishes with "so I'm packing my bags for the Misty Mountains...", it might refer to how, after having been rested and refreshed with the elves, Bilbo and company head out to the Mountains with happier hearts and higher hopes.
Misty Mountains is where Bilbo and the Dwarves Fight Smauge the Dragon.
www.songfacts.com /detail.php?id=329   (1898 words)

 Tropical North - Misty Mountains   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Misty Mountains is Tropical North Queensland's most comprehensive range of wilderness walking trails.
Linking the coastal plains of the Cassowary Coast region to the Cairns Highlands, Misty Mountains are home to 'Gambil Yalgay' the traditional walking trails of the Jirrbal and Ma:mu Aboriginal people, whose connection with the area dates back thousands of years.
Misty Mountains is Australia's first network of long distance walking trails in high altitude rainforest environment with over 130 kilometres of trails to challenge and reward even the most experienced walker.
www.tropicalaustralia.com.au /region-guide-&-maps/misty-mountains/misty-mountains_home.cfm   (121 words)

 Misty Mountains   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
There is a constant in all seasons--the pervasive mists, sweeping and swirling, softening the rugged angularity of the mountain ranges, and creating illusion as well, an ethereal land somehow immune to the strictures of time and space and climate and geography.
The mist obscures, but when things escape its embrace, their appearance is intensified and made more vivid, like the bright green leaves of spring.
To their American descendants, the misty peaks of the Appalachians have become a homeland.
mcrosieworks.bravepages.com /misty_mountains.html   (319 words)

 Misty Mountains - Your ultimate misty mountains resource.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Misty Mountains The Backbone of Middle-earth Location: A long range running north to south, between Eriador and the Vales of Anduin Maker: Said to have been raised in ancient days by Melkor as a defence...
Misty Mountains is Australia ’s first network of long distance walking trails in a high...
Misty Mountains The Backbone of Middle-earth Location: A long range running north to south, between Eriador and the Vales of Anduin Maker: Said to have been raised in ancient days by Melkor...
mountains.finance-articles.com /index.php?k=misty-mountains   (449 words)

 misty mountains
Tolkien's fantasy world of Middle-earth, the Misty Mountains (also known by its Sindarin name of Hithaeglir - misspelled as Hithaiglin on the original Lord of the Rings map - and as the Mountains of Mist...
Misty Mountains, tekeningen, uniek handgemaakte fantasie poppen en...
Up in the Misty Mountains, Where the weather is so cold, There lies the Keeper of Winter, Whos heart is made of stone.
www.landscape-photography.info /picpage-misty-mountains.htm   (209 words)

 Blue Mountains Online - Misty Mountains 4WD tours & Tag alongs
Misty Mountains 4WD Tours & Tag-a-longs will take you to those memorable or "out-of-the-way" locations where you can experience the scenic and breathtaking vistas of the Mountains.
From the comfort of an air-conditioned, modern four-wheel-drive, and in the company of an experienced local guide, you will be able to visit those hidden valleys, view wildlife in their natural habitat or photographic rock art from a previous age.
Misty Mountains can offer a wide range of tours, half day or full day, or we will design the perfect outing to suite you.
www.bluemountainsonline.com.au /bmo/home.nsf/webpages/hhae5mw26u.html   (136 words)

 Misty Mountain Bed and Breakfast Inn and Cottages in Blairsville, Georgia
All six tin-roofed cottages are spread across four acres on the wooded mountain side behind the Inn.
Misty Mountain Model Railroad is America's largest O-gauge train display -- a 3,400 square foot layout with 14 O-gauge Lionel trains traveling on a mile of track over 12 bridges and 4 trestles and through 15 tunnels.
In 3.5 miles, look for Misty Mountain on the right; entrance road is both before and after the sign.
www.jwww.com /misty   (1394 words)

 Encyclopedia of Arda: Gladden River
In the middle years of that Age war raged in Eriador to the west of the Misty Mountains.
In about the year III 1409 a clan of refugee Hobbits, of the strong and resilient Stoor variety, fled eastward across the Mountains and settled by the banks of the Gladden.
Soon after Gollum's exile, Orcs began to mass in the Mountains nearby, and War of the Dwarves and Orcs brought the armies of the Dwarves to these regions too.
www.glyphweb.com /arda/g/gladden.html   (879 words)

 Misty Mountains   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
There are only a couple of known passes over the mountains, the High Pass, just east of Rivendell and the Redhorn pass through Moria.
Under the Misty Mountains is full of dark tunnels known as the Underdeeps, where anything dark and evil may be found.
» Amon Lind - A castle on the south eastern edge of the misty mountains rumored to be haunted (Dunland and the Southern Misty Mountains).
www.chilli.net.au /~jazz/shelob/misty.htm   (238 words)

 Misty mountain camp resort virginia camping, waltons mountain, virginia campgrounds
Misty mountain camp resort virginia camping, waltons mountain, virginia campgrounds
Misty Mountain Campground offers a delightful, relaxing vacation at the foot of the Blue Ridge Mountains near historic Charlottesville, Virginia.
Whether you’re looking for a private getaway, a group gathering, or fun with the kids, Misty Mountain Campground is sure to meet your needs.
www.mistycamp.com   (79 words)

 Height of Mountains - THE TOLKIEN FORUM
Im a bit of a mountain buff and i was just wondering if tolkien ever specified how high the mountains really were, like whether some of the misty mountains could be compared to a mountain like Everest and so on.
So the White Mountains are most likely higher than the Misty mts, therefore higher than 12,500 feet.
Mountains of Mordor: "Around them the peaks rose high above, but were apparently lower than those of the White and Misty Mountains.
www.thetolkienforum.com /showthread.php?t=9719   (770 words)

 Online edition of Sunday Observer - Business   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Standing majestically in the centre of Hunasgiriya Estate, an evergreen tea planation at Elkaduwa, Wattegama, 26 kilometres away from Kandy amidst tranquil surroundings, Hunas Falls Hotel is certainly a paradise in the misty mountains.
A view of the hotel taken from a boat in the lake Hunasgiriya mountains are in the background.
A private hideaway on the peak of a mountain set against a mirrored lake which flows into the cascading waters of Hunas Falls, - a haven of peace and tranquillity where quiet moments become treasured memories, is this paradise hotel, Hunas Falls.
www.sundayobserver.lk /2002/01/13/fea10.html   (597 words)

 HVA Group joins Misty Mountains
Misty Mountains targets the production and sale of environmentally friendly, shade grown, and fair trade premium speciality and classical teas from some of the world’s finest tea producing properties.
Heladiv and Misty Mountains will build upon the immense international success of HVA in building the HELADIV brand in the global hot and cold tea markets.
Misty Mountains is the acquiring and development company to build a new style of fully integrated international Tea firm.
www.pressbox.co.uk /Detailed/12269.html   (374 words)

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The Misty Mountains, the range north of Gondor and the mountains surrounding Morder isolate the region from the sea, so most of the rain in weather systems coming from the South and West would already have been discharged before getting into the region.
As was pointed out, between the Misty Mountains, the White Mountains, and the fences of Mordor it seems unlikely that rain-bearing clouds could reach the eastern slopes of the Misty Mountains to provide water.
Mountains DO force warm humid air to rise in altitude, where the moisture condenses out because of a temperature or pressure change.
neil.franklin.ch /Usenet/rec.arts.books.tolkien/19991127_Anduin_can_t_exist   (16763 words)

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o R HP:Fine>Path to the Misty Mountains A large sack is on the ground.
Path to the Misty Mountains A large sack is on the ground.
o R HP:Wounded> Path to the Misty Mountains A large sack is on the ground.
www.angelfire.com /az/warmaster/yikes.txt   (2152 words)

 Misty Mountains (CD) - TSG Foundation
Misty Mountains: Misty Mountains was conceived in Yosemite at sunset while I was enjoying the sounds of the mountains and hills.
Mountains in China: Seen from the north, these mountains appear as mighty waves in hundreds of colors.
Deer on the Horizon: Imagine far off mountains and behind them is the symphony of the sunset.
www.tsgfoundation.org /detail.asp?product_id=4015   (381 words)

 TrekEarth | Misty Mountains Photo   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
After hiking up a 200 meter slope my reward was this fantastic view of the nearby Rocky Mountains.
This is truely a lovely shot with these mountains so soft, and pure lines, almost like a modern painting.
Your photo could serve as an excellent teaching tool for artists wishing to convey the effect of depth and distance...by noticing the paler colours with each receding mountain range.
www.trekearth.com /gallery/North_America/Canada/photo15746.htm   (152 words)

 Above the Misty Mountains
At last something was heard in the silence; two humans who laboured to climb the mountain, a man and a young woman.
But today we do not understand the mountains, we do not climb the summits and we do not hear the language of the stones.
It is necessary for our people to be like the mountains - the snow falls in winter, the snow melts in summer, but it does not trouble the mountains.
www.phy.duke.edu /~trenk/elvish/hithaeglir_en.html   (961 words)

 : Guatemala s Highland Region Cool misty mountains, colorful villages & natural beauty...
A territory of impressive landscapes and high mountains, it has been inhabited since immemorial times by different indigenous groups.
This mountainous mass is the highest in Central America and its natural environment is typical of high, barren plateaus.
Some of its plateaus and associated mountains are over 3600 meters above sea level and offer the opportunity to view spectacular panoramic vistas.
www.tropicaldiscovery.com /regional_info/atitlan_highlands/vacations.php   (1164 words)

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