- For the chapter in The Shadow Rising called "Cold Rocks Hold", see The Shadow Rising/Chapter 49.
Cold Rocks Hold is a settlement belonging to the Taardad Aiel of the Nine Valleys sept. The Taardad Aiel continued to protect the Jenn Aiel until they founded Rhuidean. They are descended from Lewin who was the first of the Jenn Aiel to be cast out for killing. Lian is its Roofmistress.