The Elder’s Stories are a collection of pages designed to provide our members with details of The Valley Cats’ history. As the name suggests these are all events that might make it into the stories told to kits (and warriors) by elders, though the details may be changed, embellished, and disregarded in the telling. That said, the records contained here are the canonical versions of The Valley Cats’ history (as Treeclan knows it), and cover the key events from the time Thunderclan, Riverclan, Shadowclan and Windclan fell, to the present point of TCE’s roleplay.

Please note that some segments of The Valley Cats’ history were originally written as one continuous story, and that they have since been split into smaller segments to make reading less overwhelming. You may also find that some segments seem short, biased, or thin on details; this is because our history is currently presented as Treeclan knows it, and the full accounts have been edited to reflect this fact. If TCE’s future allows it, some of these pages may eventually be updated to provide a more complete (and accurate) overview of events. In addition, new pages will be added to summarise TCE’s completed site plots.


—Events that occurred before the clans settled within the Valley—

Fall of the Four
Leaving the Lake

Early Valley History
—Events that occurred within the first few generations of the clans settling within the Valley—

The Purge
The Naming of Treeclan
Coming soon…

Recent Valley History
—Events that occurred no more than five generations before TCE’s roleplay began—

The Rogue Invasion

Previous Plots
—Events that have occurred since roleplay began—

Coming soon…

Fᴀʟʟ ᴏꜰ ᴛʜᴇ Fᴏᴜʀ

Summarises what’s known of the fates of the canonical clans, and explains what brought the Valley Cats’ ancestors together. Introduces Tawnyeye.


Summarises the Survivors' early relationship with Boar, and their arrival in the Valley.


Briefly explains how the Survivors became the early Stoneclan and Treeclan.

Lᴇᴀᴠɪɴɢ ᴛʜᴇ Lᴀᴋᴇ

Briefly explains how the Valley Cats’ ancestors became ‘The Lakeside Survivors’ (often shortened to ‘The Survivors’), and summarises their early days away from the Lake. Introduces Bird & Boar.

Tʜᴇ Pᴜʀɢᴇ

Covers the Survivors' fist few moons within the Valley, and their dealings with the Rogues/Loners who originally inhabited it.

Tʜᴇ Nᴀᴍɪɴɢ ᴏғ Tʀᴇᴇᴄʟᴀɴ

Summarises Treeclan's first moons, and explains how they became aware of the Moon Cave.

Tʜᴇ Rᴏɢᴜᴇ Iɴᴠᴀsɪᴏɴ

Summarises a three-moon period in which Treeclan was terrorised by a large rogue band, and the actions that eventually drove the rogues out. Occured immediately before TCE's roleplay began.


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