Ceiling Snare Drop Trap (CR 1 and 5)

Ceiling Snare Drop Trap CR 1 & 5

XP 400 and XP 1,600 (2,000 total; effective CR slightly over 5)

Type mechanical; Perception DC 20; Disable Device DC 20


Trigger location; Reset none

Effect snare (grappled; DC 20 avoids)

Effect Atk +15 melee (6d6); multiple targets (all targets in a 10-ft. square)

Cost 3,500 gp

This trap creates its own bait by ensnaring victims and hoisting them 10 ft. off the ground and upside down. If the rope used in the snare is pulled on or cut without first disabling the ceiling trap, it will trigger the ceiling to fall.

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