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This is the quick guide for Troll Stronghold.
For a more in-depth version, click here.


Start pointQuest map icon.png
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Commander Denulth in Burthorpe.
Member requirementP2P icon.png Members only
Official difficultyExperienced Experienced
Official lengthShort to Medium
RequirementsSkill requirements are not boostable unless marked with a [B] for boostable.
Quest.png Quests:


Items requiredItems from the tool belt are not listed unless they do not work or are not automatically added.
  • Good food
  • Ranged/Magic equipment to safespot Dad
Enemies to defeat

Mountain climbing

Items needed: 1 Free inventory space

Location of the Arena

  • Talk to Commander Denulth in Burthorpe, east of the bank. (Chat 12)
  • If you don't own climbing boots:
  • Cross all the obstacles to reach the exit of the cavern.
  • Exit the cavern, climb the rocks to the immediate west of the exit and follow the path east over the rocks until you reach the Arena.


Items needed: Combat equipment
  • Enter the arena and attempt to leave through the northern gate.
  • Defeat Dad after he attempts to attack you. Lower levels may need food. Kill him or spare him.
  • Exit through the north gate. Follow the path north-west, through the cave and out the other side.
  • Once outside, run counter-clockwise around the mountain, past the thrower trolls (Not behind them: They are supposed to throw rocks at you automatically) towards the Troll Stronghold. With 47 agility the cliffside shortcuts may be used to avoid the thrower trolls completely.
  • Look for a dungeon on your minimap north east of the Troll Stronghold, and enter the Cave entrance.

Prison break

Items needed: 3 Free inventory spaces
  • Run south, go through the open wooden door, then continue north.
  • Kill a general and take his key.
  • Run back towards the entrance, but continue north and go down the stone staircase.
  • Unlock the prison door east of you and head down the stairs.
  • Pickpocket (or kill) Twig and Berry. Take their keys.
  • Unlock the two jail cells.
  • Home teleport to Burthorpe.
  • Talk to Dunstan (the Blacksmith in Burthorpe behind the Agility training course).
  • Quest complete!


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