He points the other way, behind enemy lines.
"Will you help us? Please do! I gotta get the latest--- er, its an important strategic position!"
@jayzor17 Lauren finds herself standing on a wooden platform on the side of the tree. The tree, among eleven others, are gargantuan by normal standards, easily the size of redwoods. They are arranged in a circle in a massive cave. The bottom of the cave is shrouded on mist.
"Hey there. Took you long enough." Brendan walks up.