Red Dead Redemption 2 Buck
Class Mammal
Size Large

Quick Overview

Red Dead Redemption 2 Buck can be hunted and skinned for crafting materials, it's a Large sized Mammal animal. We recommend using a Rifle or a Sniper to hunt this animal. You can craft a Buck Antler Trinket at the Fence Shop using it's materials and cook the meal from hunting it, .


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Red Dead Redemption 2 Buck Locations

Every type of Buck found in RDR2.

    Using the best weapons to hunt a Buck in Red Dead 2, will reward you with a Perfect Quality Kill. Since this animal is you should use to attract it in the wild.

    Buck Perfect Quality Kill Weapons.

    • Use
    • Bow with Arrow
    • Bow with Poison Arrow
    • Throwable with Poison Throwing Knife
    • Rifle with Regular
    • Rifle with Split Point
    • Rifle with High Velocity
    • Rifle with Express
    • Sniper with Regular
    • Sniper with Split Point
    • Sniper with High Velocity
    • Sniper with Express

    Regular Buck Locations

      RDR2 Buck Locations

      RDR2 Legendary Buck Locations

      Legendary Buck materials can be used to craft Talismans or Trinkets. You can view other types of Legendary Animals HERE.

      • You can find Legendary Buck Northwest of Strawberry
      RDR2 Legendary Buck Locations

      Buck Cooking Recipes

      Cooking recipes you can use with this animal.

      Recipe Name Regular Thyme Type Oregano Type Mint Type

      Buck Materials

      The materials you will receive from hunting and skinning an Buck will depend on the animal quality and kill quality.

      Material Cost Kill Quality
      Good Buck Carcass $6 Good Kill
      Poor Buck Carcass $4 Poor Kill
      Legendary Buck Carcass $31.5 Legendary Only
      Perfect Buck Fur $3.25 Perfect Kill
      Legendary Buck Pelt $29 Legendary Only
      Perfect Buck Carcass $10 Perfect Kill
      Good Buck Fur $1.95 Good Kill
      Poor Buck Fur $1.3 Poor Kill
      Buck Antlers $1.05 Any
      Mature Venison $0.6 Any
      Legendary Buck Antler $0 Legendary Only

      Red Dead Redemption 2 Buck Crafting

      What you can make from Buck crafting materials.

      Trapper Crafting

      Item Name Pricing How to unlock
      Buck Riding Gloves $5.00 Perfect Buck Pelt
      Legendary Buck & Fox Range Gloves $28.00 Legendary Buck Pelt, Legendary Fox Pelt
      Legendary Buck Vest $26.00 Legendary Buck Pelt, Perfect Ram Hide
      Country Vest $25.00 Perfect Buck Pelt, Perfect Beaver Pelt
      Moccasins $17.00 Perfect Buck Pelt
      Two Toned Moccasins $15.00 Perfect Buck Pelt

      Fence Crafting

      Recipe Name Effect How to obtain Type Price
      Buck Antler Trinket Raises chances of higher-quality parts from skinning animals Legendary Buck Antler General $22

      Where to find these Special Crafting Materials

      Ingredient How to get

      Camp Crafting

      Used for It makes Crafting ingredients
      Scout Campfire Hanging Bones Buck Antlers
      Camp Entrance Buck Skull Perfect Buck Carcass
      Satchel Tonics Satchel (Tier 3 Medicine/Health supplies Ledger Upgrade) - Perfect Deer Pelt, Perfect Buck Pelt, Perfect Elk Pelt

      Item Crafting

      Recipe Name Ingredients Where to find Description