Old Hillsbrad Foothills

Level:
LFD Level: 64 – 70 (Heroic Level: 70)
Minimum Level: 63

Notes:
To complete Looking for Dungeon (LFD) you need to ‘Defeat The Epoch Hunter’.
Also known as The Escape from Durnholde.
If you have already done quest Taretha’s Diversion then you will need to pick up bombs from Erozion (at the beginning before flying on dragon). This is so you can set the 5 buildings on fire to release 1st boss Lieutenant Drake.
After 1st boss go into Durnholde Keeps castle and take the first right, go round and look for a small doorway that leads downstairs. In here you will find Thrall in a cell, you can now start the escort to continue.
You will fight the 2nd and 3rd boss during the Thrall escort.

Click for Dungeon Entrance:

You can find The Escape from Durnholde dungeon within Caverns of Time, Tanaris.
The coordinates are (64.2,49.9)

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Inside the cave you can run/fly through or speak to the Steward of Time dragon for a free ride.

Go through the Caverns of Time cave, check your map and head towards The Escape from Durnhold.

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You will see the portal entrance.

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Route:

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At the entrance make your way through the cave, at the end you will see a dragon called Brazen. Speak with Brazen for a ride to Durnholde Keep.

Free Thrall from the downstairs prison and follow him out of Durnholde Keep. When you leave the 2nd boss Captain Skarloc will appear.

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Bosses:

1. Lieutenant Drake2. Captain Skarloc3. The Epoch Hunter

Lieutenant-Drake-ModelCopy/Paste Macro:
/i Deals physical damage. Run away from Whirlwind. Attacks can reduce targets healing received & movement speed. Exploding Shot hits player stunning them & deals fire damage.

Captain-Skarloc-ModelCopy/Paste Macro:
/i Holy Shield increases his block chance. Cleanses his allies & grants them armor. Interrupt Holy Light. Kill Durnholde adds quickly.

Heroic Differences: Move from boss when uses Consecration, lands under him.

Epoch-Hunter-ModelCopy/Paste Macro:
/i Avoid frontal cone Sand Breath. Inflicts ticking shadow damage to a player. Wing Buffet damages & knocks back all nearby.

Other:

QuestsFun Facts

Mini Guides for the more detailed Quests.

Taretha's Diversion

Pick this quest up from Erozion, at the end of the cave at beginning.

You need to set charges on barrels inside the buildings.

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Plant 5 Incendiary Bombs to set the buildings on fire. This also releases the 1st boss Lieutenant Drake.

Hand quest into Thrall either in his cell before escort quest or at the end of dungeon.

If you don’t have time (because of a player who continues the escort) to hand in your completed quest at the cells you will have a few other chances to hand it in. Thrall will need speaking to at least 3 more times before escort ends.

Escape from Durnholde

Pick this escort quest up from Thrall (after handing in Taretha’s Diversion).

You will find Thrall in a cell down some stairs, talk to him to start this escort quest.

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Follow Thrall he will pick up a weapon and armor, then run out the door. Fight your way through and careful of Thralls health.

The 2nd boss Captain Skarloc will approach Thrall and start fight. Defeat the boss then speak with Thrall.

Mount up to follow Thrall down the road to Tarren Mill. He will un-mount near Tarren Mill, speak to him to continue.

You will go through a few buildings looking for Taretha. When you find her (in the Inn) speak with Taretha to continue.

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She will faint and you and thrall will have to go outside and fight off waves of Infinite mobs. Then fight the final boss The Epoch Hunter, watch Thralls health and keep him alive.

This will complete the quest, hand it in to Erozion.

 

Fun stuff you can find while exploring the Dungeons.

Blue Screen Surprise

This dungeon has a large amount of land that you can explore, but if you try to run too far out you will be greeted to a foggy blue screen.

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Aged Dalaran Wizard

If you follow the main paths you will bump into NPC Aged Dalaran Wizard.

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He has 1 Enchanting receipe for sale called Formula: Enchant Shield – Intellect.

Thomas Yance

If you follow the main paths you will bump into NPC Thomas Yance a Travelling Salesman who sells general clothes items such as Apprentice’s Boots and Shirts.

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You can also buy a Leatherworking Pattern: Riding Crop, This is a trinket that increases the mount speed of players below level 70 by 10%.

Don Carlos

If you follow the main paths you will bump into Don Carlos.

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If you kill him on heroic mode he will drop Don Carlos’ Famous Hat, this hat allows you to summon a coyote spirit.

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