The Town of Ruto, also known simply as Ruto, is a location from Zelda II: The Adventure of Link. This town is located in the mountainous region of Western Hyrule.

When Link visits the Town of Ruto, he helps a woman save her stolen Trophy. The woman rewards Link by letting him meet her uncle, a Wise Man who teaches Link the Jump Spell. He also meets Error, who tells him of a hidden tunnel near the Kings Tomb.

Non-canonical appearances

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The Legend of Zelda comics

In Issue #3, Link and Princess Zelda are searching for the Trophy in the Underworld. Link states that if they fail to obtain it, the Town of Ruto will perish.

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The town of Ruto shares a name with Princess Ruto, princess of the Zora and one of the Seven Sages from The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time.

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