The northern path veered east as the heroes continued on their path. They sought someone educated in the arcane arts to discern the nature of the magical items they recovered from Hightower.
They finally found themselves approaching an unfamiliar yet comforting sight of a town. stumbled into Oakhurst as the sun began to set and quickly made their way to the general store.
After some quick shopping they learned from the shopkeep that his daughter might have the arcane knowledge they seek, however his son and daughter had joined the last group of adventurers to come through town about a month ago.
Rumors of the Sunless Citadel and the secrets that lie within had driven the party deep underground and no one had heard from them since their departure.
After the shopkeep offered a healthy reward for the return of his children, the party headed down the “old road” towards the ravine.