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Oblivion:Lake Arrius Caverns

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Cave:
Lake Arrius Caverns
(view on map)
# of Zones 4
Occupants
Doorkeepers
Mythic Dawn Members
Ruma Camoran, Harrow, Mankar Camoran
Important Treasure
Mysterium Xarxes
2 boss-level Chests
1 Sneak Skill Book
2 Illusion Skill Books
Console Location Code(s)
LakeArriusExterior02, LakeArriusCaverns, LakeArriusShrineAntechamber01, LakeArriusShrineDagon, LakeArriusShrineAntechamber02
Region
Jerall Mountains
Location
North of Cheydinhal, North of Lake Arrius
Lake Arrius Caverns

Lake Arrius Caverns is a large cave north of Cheydinhal containing NPCs (quest-related). It contains four zones: Lake Arrius Caverns, Shrine Antechamber, Dagon Shrine, and Shrine Living Quarters.

Related QuestsEdit

NotesEdit

  • If the quest has not yet begun, you can enter the cave and proceed as far as the door to the shrine, where you can kill the Doorkeeper and steal his Mythic Dawn robes, but the door itself is locked and the Doorkeeper does not have the key.
  • Even after Light the Dragonfires is completed, you can still find Mythic Dawn enemies in this cave.

ExteriorEdit

Key to Maps
Lake Arrius Exterior
  • The exterior is located at coordinates: Tamriel 26, 28
  • This location's map marker (M on map) is named Lake Arrius Caverns (editor name LakeArriusMapMarker). The entrance door is NNW of the marker, 30 feet away.
  • 1 Wilderness Creature (Mountains variety) is near the entrance
  • The following plants can be found near the entrance: 39 Clouded Funnel Cap plants, 11 Motherwort plants, and 28 Tinder Polypore plants

Zone 1: Lake Arrius CavernsEdit

Lake Arrius Caverns
The entrance to the shrine

This is a very straightforward cave layout. Once you step in you will be greeted by a Dunmer named Harrow and he will demand you to hand over your possessions. Once you do this you will follow him to the Shrine Antichamber.

Occupants:

Treasure:

  • 1 A Battered Crate (contains 25% chance potions, 10% scroll)
  • 1 Chest 01 (locked)
  • 1 Crate (contains 10% chance enchanted jewelry, 25% potion, 10% scroll)
  • The following plants will always be found: 3 Cairn Bolete plants

Doors and Gates:

  • There are three doors in/out of this zone
    • 1 door (at Out) leads outside
    • 1 door (at C) leads to the zone Shrine Antechamber
    • 1 door (at D) leads out of dungeon to Shrine Living Quarters
  • 1 Old Wooden Door at H (locked, key required, opened by Shrine of Dagon Key)
  • 1 Rock Wall (opened remotely) at I

Other:

  • 1 bedroll at location b on map

Zone 2: Shrine AntechamberEdit

Shrine Antechamber
Dagon's Shrine, Shrine Antechamber

This is where Harrow leads you to the next area.

Occupants:

Treasure:

  • 1 boss-level Chest (Necromancer variety; locked) at location B on map
  • 1 Illusion Skill Book: Mythic Dawn Commentaries 3
  • 1 Chest 01
  • 1 Chest 03
  • 1 Chest 04
  • 2 Crates (contains 10% chance enchanted jewelry, 25% potion, 10% scroll)
  • 1 Small Crate (contains 25% chance enchanted jewelry, 25% scroll, gold)
  • The other following items will always be found: 1 lesser soul gem with lesser soul, 1 Iron Shield, 1 Mythic Dawn Commentaries 1, 1 Mythic Dawn Commentaries 2, 3 Apples, 1 Cheese Wedge, 1 Iron Mace, and 1 Iron Shortsword
  • Some of the above items are clustered at the following locations:
    • At B: 1 Iron Mace, 1 Iron Shortsword, 1 boss-level Chest (Necromancer variety; locked), and 1 lesser soul gem with lesser soul
    • At H: 2 Apples, 1 Mythic Dawn Commentaries 1, 1 Mythic Dawn Commentaries 2, 1 Illusion Skill Book: Mythic Dawn Commentaries 3, and 1 Small Crate (contains 25% chance enchanted jewelry, 25% scroll, gold)
    • At I: 1 Chest 01, 2 Crates (contains 10% chance enchanted jewelry, 25% potion, 10% scroll), and 1 Iron Shield

Doors and Gates:

  • There are three doors in/out of this zone
  • 1 Gate (opened remotely) at J
  • 1 Wood Door at K (locked, opened by Storeroom Key)

Other:

  • 2 bedrolls at locations b on map

Zone 3: Dagon ShrineEdit

Dagon Shrine
The Shrine of Dagon

After you listen to the speech and choose whether or not to sacrifice the Argonian, you must grab the Mysterium Xarxes and kill everyone you see with some low quality loot.

Occupants:

Treasure:

Doors and Gates:

  • There are two doors in/out of this zone
    • 1 door (at E) leads to the zone Shrine Antechamber
    • 1 door (at G) leads out of dungeon to Shrine Living Quarters
  • 1 Gate (opened remotely) at H
  • 1 Gate (initially open; closed by script) at I

Other:

  • Paradise Portal at location J on map

Zone 4: Shrine Living QuartersEdit

Shrine Living Quarters

Occupants:

Treasure:

Doors and Gates:

Other:

  • 5 bedrolls at locations b on map