After taking a brief respite in the Cranden crypt to gather themselves, the Party exited the Shadowfell, battling wraiths and ghosts along the way. Gunner Rex was zapped with a horrifying visage by one of the ghosts and subsequently added 30 years to his life—- a smart play by Thia Loreweaver halved it, pushing Gunner back from the edge of death by old age. Likewise, Thia saved HAL from certain death.
They took a short rest in the Hillwood Forest. Terik led them to his ship along the Urt River, and he delivered them to the mouth of the Old Castle Track cart road, as promised. Terik vowed to return after he brought Ricard and Clarissa back to the safe confines of the Free City.
The slawart adventurers carefully made their way northeast along the Castle Track in search of the Dark Chateau.
-goblin skeleteon, spider webs, giant tick, Harpy nest, Ogre cabin, sack of coins, whisky flask, well, watery caverns, etc.