During his rule the Orcs of the Misty Mountains became more bold, daring to invade Eriador. The Rangers fought many battles trying to hold them back, but one party of Orcs managed to reach the Shire, where they were fought off by a party of brave Hobbits under Bandobras "Bullroarer" Took in 2747 at the Battle of Greenfields.
After having been chieftain for 65 years, Arassuil died in 2784. He was succeeded by his son, Arathorn I
|11th Chieftain of the Dúnedain