King of the Tribe of the Elk
Heafstaag was the hereditary king of the Tribe of the Elk of Icewind Dale. His standard bearer was  Wulfgar.
Heafstaag bore many wounds from his time on the harsh tundra. He had only one eye, lost to a
reindeer's antler, and his left hand was left useless from an attack by a polar bear.
He hated wizards, but nonetheless allied with
Heafstaag was the son of
Hrothulf the Strong and grandson of Angaar the Brave. His mother was a woman from Luskan who had been captured as a child during a caravan raid and who had been raised by the Tribe of the Elk.
Heafstaag was seriously wounded by
Drizzt in the battle of Ten Towns. When Akar Kessel fought against the Ten Towns, Heafstaag's tribe would have followed Kessel to battle but Wulfgar claimed the throne using the Right of Challenge and killed Heafstaag beforehand.
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Philip Athans (2008). . ( A Reader's Guide to R. A. Salvatore's the Legend of Drizzt Wizards of the Coast), p. 91. ISBN 0-7869-4915-5.