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Though both bordering nations claimed land on the opposite shore of the River of the Dawn, this rapid-flowing waterway followed what is generally accepted as the boundary between Mulhorand and Thay. The river's waters were crossed at only a single point, a bridge constructed as part of the great eastern trading road.
A single Thayan outpost served to cement the nation's claim on the lands surrounding the River of the Dawn, while military patrols in the region provided a similar claim for Mulhorand. In addition, merchants could often be found traveling along the eastern trading road.