The Midgewater Marshes were where Aragorn and the Hobbits Frodo Baggins, Meriadoc Brandybuck, Peregrin Took, and Sam Gamgee had to cross on their journey to Rivendell. Chetwood was on the western side of the marshes, and the Weather Hills were to the east.
Portrayal in adaptionsEdit
Peter Jackson's The Fellowship of the RingEdit
The Midgewater Marshes were not shown in the theatrical version of Peter Jackson's LOTR movies, but the location did appear in the special extended edition of The Fellowship of the Ring. (The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring)
- ↑ The Atlas of Middle-earth, Regional Maps, "Eriador"
- ↑ The Lord of the Rings, The Fellowship of the Ring, Book One, Chapter XI: "A Knife in the Dark"