For lore and background information about this location, see Redridge Mountains.
The Red Ridge Mountains
Location Redridge Mountains
Result Orc victory
Commanders and leaders

Orcish Horde


Kingdom of Azeroth

Casualties and losses

Orcish Horde

  • Light

Kingdom of Azeroth

  • Moderate
Previous Horde The Dead Mines
Concurrent Alliance The Forest of Elwynn
Next Horde Sunnyglade
WCOnH logo.png
This article contains lore or information taken from Warcraft: Orcs & Humans and/or its manual.

The Red Ridge Mountains is the fifth mission of the Orc campaign in Warcraft: Orcs & Humans.

Mission briefing

On your return from the dungeon, you receive word from advance scouts that the recently established outpost near the Red Ridge Mountains is under siege. A group of raiders have been dispatched to assist you in taking back the outpost and crushing the Human opposition. Your secondary objective is to seek out and completely destroy their encampment, putting an end to this threat for good.


Orcish Horde
Kingdom of Azeroth



This article or section includes speculation, observations or opinions possibly supported by lore or by Blizzard officials. It should not be taken as representing official lore.

While it not named as such, the human town may be Lakeshire considering the big river at the center of the map could be Lake Everstill.