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Eldin Canyon is a location in Breath of the Wild.
- 1 Features and Overview
- 1.1 Abandoned North Mine
- 1.2 Bridge of Eldin
- 1.3 Broca Island
- 1.4 Cephla Lake
- 1.5 Darb Pond
- 1.6 Darunia Lake
- 1.7 Death Caldera
- 1.8 Eldin's Flank
- 1.9 Eldin Tower
- 1.10 Foothill Stable
- 1.11 Gero Pond
- 1.12 Golow River
- 1.13 Gorko Lake
- 1.14 Gorko Tunnel
- 1.15 Goro Cove
- 1.16 Goron City
- 1.17 Goron Hot Springs
- 1.18 Goronbi Lake
- 1.19 Goronbi River
- 1.20 Gortram Cliff
- 1.21 Gut Check Rock
- 1.22 Isle of Rabac
- 1.23 Lake Darman
- 1.24 Lake Ferona
- 1.25 Lake Intenoch
- 1.26 Maw of Death Mountain
- 1.27 Medingo Pool
- 1.28 Pico Pond
- 1.29 Shadow Hamlet Ruins
- 1.30 Southern Mine
- 1.31 Stolock Bridge
- 1.32 Ternio Trail
- 1.33 Thims Bridge
- 1.34 Trilby Plain
- 1.35 Trilby Valley
- 1.36 Woodland Stable
- 1.37 Zelo Pond
- 1.38 Ancient Shrines
- 2 References
Features and Overview
Eldin Canyon is a vast area within Eldin, comprising of almost the entirety of the Region. The Canyon primarily covers southern and central Eldin, and stretches to the far northeast along the ends of Hyrule. The southern portion of the Canyon is a valley with rolling foothills that borders along Great Hyrule Forest, Hyrule Field, and northern Lanayru. A road paves through this section before forking between Eldin proper and Lanayru. This winding road then leads to the Foothill Stable before continuing into central Eldin. The valley is initially even and partially wooded, especially toward the west, however, further north it increasingly turns more rugged and mountainous closer to central Eldin.
The central portion of Eldin Canyon has harder terrain with steep cliffs and deep gorges. Further to the north and closer to Death Mountain, the landscape turns more perilous due to the area's high volcanic activity. Eruptions caused by Death Mountain have formed multiple bodies and rivers of lava around the area, as such as Darunia Lake and the moat that surrounds Death Mountain. Due to the intense climate, the Temperature grows exceedingly hot here, and puts Link in danger of catching fire along with any wooden Gear that is equipped. The high Temperature can be remedied either by consuming Food or an Elixir that grants fire resistance, or by wearing any one of the Flamebreaker Set. The road that paves through central Eldin Canyon eventually leads to Goron City, the home of the Gorons, before continuing to the Abandoned North Mine and finally Death Mountain.
The northernmost portion gives way to a mountainous, barren wasteland that has little to no substance. This area borders along the very edge of Hyrule as a steep, bottomless cliff known as Eldin's Flank. Eldin Canyon shares much of this landscape with the Eldin Mountains to the west.
Throughout Eldin Canyon, a number of bodies of water close to Death Mountain are Hot Springs, and will gradually recover Link's health as he stands or swims in them.
Abandoned North Mine
- Main article: Abandoned North Mine
The Abandoned North Mine is a disued quarry located west of Goron City. It is denoted as Death Mountain Marker #6. Yunobo comes to this Mine looking for painkillers to relieve Bludo's back, but becomes trapped in the Vault during a rock slide. The Mine is home to several Cannons belonging to Bludo, which when used in conjunction with the Remote Bomb Rune, can be used to fire cannonballs. Fire-Breath Lizalfos have built a number of outposts around the area.
Bridge of Eldin
- Main article: Bridge of Eldin
The Bridge of Eldin is a bridge that connects to Death Mountain. It is denoted as Death Mountain Marker #8. Bludo rose the Bridge to prevent Vah Rudania from crossing over, thereby making it inaccessible. The Bridge is lowered after Yunobo, with the help of Link, strikes it down using a Cannon.
- Main article: Broca Island
Broca Island is a tiny island situated in the eastern inlet of Lake Intenoch. The island's sole characteristic are a pair of stone formations. A steel block can be found in the water nearby, which when pushed into the island's stone formation using Magnesis, makes a Korok appear.
- Main article: Cephla Lake
- Main article: Darb Pond
Darb Pond is a small body of lava south of Death Mountain that is connected by a strait to its moat. The pond flows into Medingo Pool through another, narrower strait. A pinnacle stands in the center of the pond, which holds a stone concealing a Korok. An Igneo Talus is buried in the eastern shore.
- Main article: Darunia Lake
Darunia Lake is a large body of lava in northwest Eldin Canyon. The Lake is a significant part of the Abandoned North Mine, whose islands are situated in the Lake. The Isle of Rabac also sits on the Lake. Darunia Lake flows into the Golow River south, which itself flows into Goronbi River and Goronbi Lake. An Igneo Talus is buried in its western shore.
- Main article: Death Caldera
Death Caldera refers to the northern portion of the lava moat that surrounds Death Mountain. The Caldera, along with the moat, is fed by the Mountain's erupted lava.
- Main article: Eldin's Flank
Eldin's Flank is an expansive cliff that sits northern Eldin. It serves as the very end of northern Hyrule.
- Main article: Eldin Tower
The Eldin Tower is a Sheikah Tower in southern Eldin Canyon. It stands atop the ledge of a small mountain.
- Main article: Foothill Stable
The Foothill Stable sits on the foothills of Eldin Canyon, along the main road that leads to Goron City. The Stable is run by Ozunda, who manages both its Horse services and the inn. A nearby Ancient Shrine, the Mo'a Keet Shrine, sits on a cliff close to the Stable to the east, making it a convenient Travel Gate to the Stable.
- Main article: Gero Pond
Gero Pond is a small Hot Spring that sits next to the main road leading to Goron City, just outside of the main tunnel. A Guardian Stalker patrols nearby.
- Main article: Golow River
- Main article: Gorko Lake
Gorko Lake is a small lake of lava located to the southeast of Goron City. An Igneo Talus is buried in a ledge above the Lake.
- Main article: Gorko Tunnel
Gorko Tunnel is an underground tunnel located within the gorge between Gortram Cliff and Gorko Lake. The Tunnel is said to conceal the "secret of the hero", a secret that Bladon's brother, Gonguron, is aiming to uncover. Finding the Tunnel is integral to the Shrine Quest "A Brother's Roast". After Gonguron regains his energy by eating Rock Roast, it is discovered that the secret is the Kayra Mah Shrine.
- Main article: Goro Cove
Goro Cove is a body of lava to the east of Goron City. It consists of several jutting cliffs where lava falls flow through. The Cove is notably the location of a giant ribcage that sits in the lava.
- Main article: Goron City
Goron City is a small settlement where the Goron Tribe lives. It is situated in central Eldin Canyon, close to the base of Death Mountain, and is connected by a winding road that stretches between it and Foothill Stable. It is denoted as Death Mountain Marker #5. A nearby Ancient Shrine, the Shae Mo'sah Shrine, sits on a cliff looking over the City, making it a convenient Travel Gate to the settlement.
Goron Hot Springs
- Main article: Goron Hot Springs
The Goron Hot Springs are a small collection of Hot Springs situated along the road between Stolock Bridge and the Bridge of Eldin. They are denoted as Death Mountain Marker #7. Two Gorons, Grapp and Dugby, can be found here.
- Main article: Goronbi Lake
Goronbi Lake is a lake of lava located in southwestern Eldin Canyon. It is connected by the Goronbi River north. A small island where the Qua Raym Shrine is found sits on the Lake.
- Main article: Goronbi River
The Goronbi River is a river of lava in southwestern Eldin Canyon. It is connected to the Golow River north, which flows from Darunia Lake. The Goronbi River flows south into Goronbi Lake.
- Main article: Gortram Cliff
Gortram Cliff is a gorge that runs between Goronbi River and Gorko Lake. At the southwestern end of the Cliff is a tiny lava pool, where Rock Roasts can be found nearby. The neighboring gorge is inhabited by monsters that guard the way to the northeastern end, where the entrance to Gorko Tunnel lies. During the "A Brother's Roast" Shrine Quest, Link is sent to retrieve Rock Roast from the Cliff.
Gut Check Rock
- Main article: Gut Check Rock
Gut Check Rock is a tall pinnacle in northeastern Eldin Canyon. At the very top of Gut Check Rock is the Gorae Torr Shrine, however, its entrance is initially blocked by Bayge until Link has completed the Gut Check Challenge mini-game.
Isle of Rabac
- Main article: Isle of Rabac
The Isle of Rabac is an island in the shape of a crab situated in Darunia Lake, north of the Abandoned North Mine. It is connected by a mine cart rail that curves over the Lake from the Mine shore. Inside the island's crag is the Shora Hah Shrine.
- Main article: Lake Darman
Lake Darman is a lake of lava along the northern base of Death Mountain.
- Main article: Lake Ferona
Lake Ferona is a body of water to the south of Eldin Tower. Due to the Eldin Region's hot climate, the Lake is warm and acts as a Hot Spring, and will recover Link's health as he swims through it. Luminous Stone Deposits can be found around the Lake's shore.
- Main article: Lake Intenoch
Lake Intenoch is a narrow lake extending from Lake Ferona. Like Lake Ferona, it is a warm Hot Spring, and will gradually recover Link's health as he swims in it. Broca Island is situated in the Lake's eastern inlet.
Maw of Death Mountain
- Main article: Maw of Death Mountain
The Maw of Death Mountain, also known as the Climbing Path Trailhead, is the main entrance into Eldin proper, through the main road that leads from Foothill Stable to Goron City. It is denoted as Death Mountain Marker #1, making it the first of a string of landmarks guiding the way to Death Mountain Summit.
- Main article: Medingo Pool
Medingo Pool is a lake of lava in southeastern Eldin, sitting close to the main road. It is connected by a narrow strait that flows from Darb Pond. A Guardian Stalker patrols the area.
- Main article: Pico Pond
Shadow Hamlet Ruins
- Main article: Shadow Hamlet Ruins
- Main article: Southern Mine
The Southern Mine is a small mining quarry that sits along the main road leading to Goron City. It is denoted as Death Mountain Marker #3. The Mine is where the Gorons come to mine for Gems, which are an important resource to Goron City's economy. The Goron miners work during the day, while the Goron children Pelison and Axyl play, and stop to rest at night until the next morning. A number of Ore Deposits can be found around the Mine. Fireproof Lizards are notably found in high numbers here.
- Main article: Stolock Bridge
The Stolock Bridge is a long bridge that crosses overhead Goron City, bridging the gap between the tunnel at the Abandoned North Mine and the road leading to the Bridge of Eldin.
- Main article: Ternio Trail
Ternio Trail is the road that paves through southern Eldin Canyon between the Great Hyrule Forest and Lanayru Great Spring. The Trail eventually comes to a fork in eastern Eldin Canyon where it splits north to Eldin proper, and east to Lanayru.
- Main article: Thims Bridge
Thims Bridge is a wooden bridge that crosses the river between Eldin Canyon and Hyrule Field.
- Main article: Trilby Plain
Trilby Plain is a small grove to the southeast of Woodland Stable. Its most notable characteristic is a shallow pond where a Korok can be found.
- Main article: Trilby Valley
Trilby Valley is a rugged valley located in southern Eldin Canyon. The Valley begins a transition of terrain between Eldin proper and the area bordering around Central Hyrule and Lanayru, featuring steep hills and cliffs.
- Main article: Woodland Stable
The Woodland Stable sits on the border between Eldin Canyon, Hyrule Field, and Great Hyrule Forest. The Stable is run by Kish, who manages both its Horse services and inn. The Mirro Shaz Shrine, which sits nearby next to Pico Pond, can be used as a convenient Travel Gate to the Stable.
- Main article: Zelo Pond
Zelo Pond is a medium-sized pond that sits along the road in southernmost Eldin Canyon, between Woodland Stable and the fork in Ternio Trail. An isthmus passes between the Pond and the river right beside it.
|Daqa Koh Shrine||Stalled Flight||Eldin Canyon||Silver Rupee|
|Gorae Torr Shrine||Gorae Torr's Blessing||Gut Check Rock||Great Frostblade|
|Kamia Omuna Shrine[EX 2]||Moving Targets||Lake Darman||Diamond|
|Kayra Mah Shrine||Greedy Hill||Eldin Canyon||Ruby|
Bomb Arrow x5
|Mirro Shaz Shrine||Tempered Power||Pico Pond||Giant Ancient Core|
Iron Sledgehammer x2
|Mo'a Keet Shrine||Metal Makes a Path||Eldin Canyon||Knight's Broadsword|
|Qua Raym Shrine||A Balanced Approach||Goronbi Lake||Knight's Claymore|
|Rinu Honika Shrine[EX 2]||Block the Blaze||Eldin Canyon||Stone Smasher|
|Sah Dahaj Shrine||Power of Fire||Eldin Canyon||Knight's Bow|
|Shae Mo'sah Shrine||Swinging Flames||Goron City||Ruby|
Ice Arrow x10
|Sharo Lun Shrine[EX 2]||Blind Spots||Eldin Canyon||Great Flameblade|
|Shora Hah Shrine||Blue Flame||Isle of Rabac||Silver Rupee|
Giant Ancient Core
Forest Dweller's Sword
Ice Arrow x10
|Tah Muhl Shrine||Passing the Flame||Eldin Canyon||Ruby|
- "Death Mountain Marker #6
Abandoned North Mine" — Sign (Breath of the Wild)
- "Death Mountain Marker #8
Bridge of Eldin" — Sign (Breath of the Wild)
- "The problem is...good ol' Boss raised the Bridge of Eldin to make sure that mean Divine Beast couldn't get over here." — Yunobo (Breath of the Wild)
- "Death Mountain Marker #5
Welcome to Goron City" — Sign (Breath of the Wild)
- "Death Mountain Marker #7
The world-renowned, refreshing Goron Hot Springs!" — Sign (Breath of the Wild)
- "Death Mountain Marker #1
Climbing Path Trailhead" — Sign (Breath of the Wild)
- "Death Mountain Marker #3
Southern Mine" — Sign (Breath of the Wild)
- "The reason Goron City is prosperous is because of the work we do." — Dorill (Breath of the Wild)
- "This here Woodland Stable borders the Eldin region and Hyrule Field. It's a central fixture for travelers. Also the Great Hyrule Forest, which is where the stable got its name, is right over yonder." — Ashe (Breath of the Wild)