Buckkeep is the capital of Buck and home to the royal family. Built on the coast, the site upon which Buckkeep is built has always been one where people have built their homes. It became a stronghold when the OutIslander who became King Taker captured and fortified it. The original Keep was made of wood. However, over time, pieces were steadily replaced with stone. Around the Keep is Buckkeep Town.
Buckkeep is an ancient fortress built from black stone, seat to the King and Queen, oversees Buck River and Buckkeep Town.