Northshire is a pristine valley in Elywnn Forest in which both Northshire Abbey and the Vineyards are located.
Northshire Valley is surrounded by impenetrable mountains, with the exception of a Pass to the South which is protected by thick stone walls and a guarded entryway. A River runs through the valley, which eventually exits Northshire and empties into the Forest's Lake.
Northshire Abbey is the home of the human religious order of clerics known as the Holy Order of Northshire Clerics, It is located in Northshire Valley in the foothills of Elwynn Forest of the Kingdom of Azeroth. The closest town to Northshire Abbey is Goldshire to the southwest. the abbey serves as the home for Northshire Clerics. It was the location where Medivh was cared for during the years he was in coma. the Clerics of Northshire, led by Archbishop Alonsus Faol, are willing to help the King's army during the Time of Crisis.