We acquired notes from some other adventurers from Standhall, who are now pining for the fjords.
Fri., 3/27 Journeyed to the Eastern Foothills and Area 25. No encounters. Sat., 3/28 Begin mapping Area 25. Started at NW corner and went south. Used higher elevations to help map. Camped at high elevations. Killed 2 Giant Ants. Met and befriended Allef the Ranger on his black horse. Sun, 3/29 Continued mapping Area 25. Completed from NW corner directly south and the SW angled corner. Plan to map southern end to “square off” the rest of the unknown map next. Met and killed 5 goblins. Mon., 3/30 Mapping as planned in Area 25. Killed 1 Giant Ant. Tues., 3/31 Completed southern side of map. Map is now “squared off” on the west and south sides. Encountered friendly wolves and friendly black bear. Camped at SE corner. Wed., 4/1 Continued north and “squared off” the eastern side of the map. Only the northern side remains at an angle. Met and befriended Onragast the Ranger in the a.m. Met and killed 5 goblins. Met and killed 6 more goblins. Thurs., 4/2 Red dragon spotted to the north from afar. This caused uncontrollable fear in all party members. It was flying from east to west. A day of rest and healing. Fri., 4/3 Headed west to return to Station 1 and to “square off” the northern side of the Area 25 Map. Unknowingly camped above the kobald guard post. Overnight encounter with 20 kobalds. Killed 16 kobalds. 4 escaped. Fithrandir (Elf Sorcerer) was killed and taken by the 4 kobalds. Sat., 4/4 Party hustled west in the early a.m. without much rest, not mapping while pursued by kobalds. Killed 6 kobalds and continued west out of the foothills. Set up camp just west of the Area 25 foothills around 4 or 5 p.m. Sun., 4/5 Arrive back at Station 1. Reported to Captain Quohann about encounters. Rested and recovered for the rest of the day. Mon., 4/6 Comaloth, a Wizard from Rhondora joins the NPC party. They set back out for Area 25. Tues., 4/7 Travel. Wed., 4/8 Enter Area 25 and map the rest of the northern side. Now the map is completely squared off. The NPC party is greeted by a kobald war party. NPC’s kill 18 kobalds, 1 kobald sergeant, and 1 dire weasel before being chased back out of the area. Chase lasts over night. Thurs., 4/9 Party gets split up in the early a.m. chase. Tynry and Hayg escape with the map. Jiredric and Comaloth do not return (they were killed by the kobalds, but not before they killed 5 more kobalds). Survivors continue back towards Station 1. Fri., 4/10 More than half-way back to Station 1 on the return flight. Sat.-Wed., 4/11-15 Tynry and Hayg return to Station 1 and report on the news. They wait in hopes that their comrades will return. Thurs., 4/16 Onragast enters Station 1 with the bad news and the bodies of Jiredric and Comaloth. Onragast vows to team up with Tynry and Hayg to repay the kobalds. Tynry and Hayg now work for Station 1 and with Onragast. Mon., 4/20 Join forces with Onragast to do battle with the kobalds. Thurs., 4/23 Planned strikes against kobalds begin and continue through late Sunday, April 26th. Many kobalds killed. Sun., 4/26 Moved towards the drum beats cautiously from the south. Mon., 4/27 Defeated more kobalds as exiting Area 25. Defeated a group of 15 orcs when aided by the PC’s who arrived part way through the fight (5 of the 15 orcs were killed by the PC’s). Hayg was killed in this battle. Onragast, his war-horse, and Tynry were killed in the large battle against Orc War Party #1. (updated by Allef)