Located in the north-west corner of the Lanayru Sand Sea, the Pirate Stronghold is–or, rather, used to be the home of the fiendish pirates terrorizing the seas.
Searching for the Sandship
In his quest for the sacred flames, Link is asked by Captain Skipper to explore the Pirate Stronghold in hopes of finding a clue to the missing Sandship. In the present era, the stronghold has long since been abandoned and the power supply requires rerouting.
|After powering up the stronghold and exiting outside, turn around and use the Clawshots to climb up.
|Inside the stronghold, near the center. Before reaching the sinksand areas, there’s a chest behind an electric fence. Place the Timeshift Orb away from the fence.
|Indoors, in the eastern large sinksand room. Towards the south-west corner, there’s a chest surrounded by tall platforms from the past. Place the Timeshift Orb close to the chest, but far enough so the platforms don’t appear.
|Indoors, in the room north from the entrance. Towards the north-west corner.