- The Iron Orcs have turned these ruins into the primary stronghold for their chieftain, Braadoth, the Ophidian Exarch of Undulating Destruction.
|Upper Craglorn, Craglorn|
It contains two boss fights, which you need to complete to clear the location: the troll Grothuska and his Iron Orc Fire Shaman guardian; and Ordooth the Corruptor. Two quest-related boss fights also take place here. Agganor is found here and must be killed during the quest Iron and Scales. As part of the quest The Serpent's Fang, you will gain access to a locked throne room containing Exarch Braadoth, the leader of the Iron Orcs, and his nirncrux-infused troll Kurzoth.
- The Gray Passage: Gain the Stars' favor by completing this pilgrimage.
- Iron and Scales: Avenge the Iron Orcs by striking back at the Scaled Court's minion.
- The Serpent's Fang: Help Little Leaf stop the Iron Orcs from building an army.
Clearing the Dungeon
- Explore and clear Exarch's Stronghold.
To clear this dungeon and mark it as complete, you need to kill the following bosses:
There is one Achievement associated with this location:
|Exarch's Stronghold Explorer||10||Explore and clear Exarch's Stronghold.|
- Prior to Update 12, this location was an instanced 4-player Group Delve. Notably, there were two Iron Orc Fire Shamans guarding Grothuska when the location was a Group Delve.