The party of dwarves, a hobbit, and a wizard continue their journey to reach the stolen treasure. They make their way to Rivendell, where a friend of Gandalfs, Elrond, llives in the Last Homely House. When they finally find the hidden valley, they were greeted by a song that the elven people of Rivendell were singing. They stayed here for quite a while; singing, eating, and resting. While they were here, they discover that the map to the Lonely Mounains have secret writing on them that can only be seen in a midsummer's eve in a crescent moon. With the information on the map, they finally knew how to open the secret passage into the mountain where their treasure was. The next day the dwarves, Bilbo, and Gandalf were off once more on their adventure.