The Fortress is the Home of the Baron and the headquarters of the Militia and the trained soldiers of Carstead. (Or, ast least those pieces of the Militia in the Fortress. Others are based in Carstead. A large Chapel to Torm is within the Fortress, which rests atop the second-largest rise in the area. Large barricades snake their way up all sides of the hill, they are always manned by Soldiers or Militiamen.