The trout was a common fish of Faerûn.[citation needed]

Species[edit | edit source]

Szorp[edit | edit source]

Szorp were a troutlike fish found in the Delimbiyr. Usually brown in color, their white flesh was very tasty and was a favored delicacy in the more opulent taverns of Waterdeep.[2]

Knucklehead[edit | edit source]

A huge knucklehead trout on a plaque.

The knucklehead trout was a fish unique to Icewind Dale's three lakes. Its ivory was the only real export of the region and was in great demand by the rich over the length and breadth of Faerûn. The ivory itself isn't what was most important because in skilled hands it could be carved into magnificent sculptures.[3][4] The craft, called scrimshaw, was widely in practice in the valleys of the region.[citation needed]

The main exporters of the craft were:[citation needed]

Notable scrimshanders included Regis.[citation needed]

Appendix[edit | edit source]

Appearances[edit | edit source]

Adventures
The Accursed TowerLegacy of the Crystal ShardIcewind Dale: Rime of the Frostmaiden
Novels
The Crystal Shard
Video Games
Icewind DaleNeverwinter: Curse of Icewind Dale

Gallery[edit | edit source]

External Links[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Christopher Perkins (September 2020). Icewind Dale: Rime of the Frostmaiden. Edited by Kim Mohan. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 295. ISBN 978-0786966981.
  2. Eric L. Boyd (2006-05-03). Environs of Waterdeep (Zipped PDF). Wizards of the Coast. p. 6. Archived from the original on 2016-08-16. Retrieved on 2009-10-07.
  3. Black Isle Studios (June 2000). Designed by Matt Norton. Icewind Dale. Interplay.
  4. Ed Greenwood (1993). Volo's Guide to the North. (TSR, Inc), p. 149. ISBN 1-5607-6678-6.
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