Red Dead Redemption 2 Deer

Quick Overview

Red Dead Redemption 2 Deer 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 at the Trapper Shop using it's materials and cook the meal from hunting it, . it's not a Legendary Animal.

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Red Dead Redemption 2 Deer Locations

Every type of Deer found in RDR2.

    Using the best weapons to hunt a Deer 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.

    Deer 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 Deer Locations

      RDR2 Deer Locations

      There's currently no Legendary version of this animal.


      Deer Cooking Recipes

      Cooking recipes you can use with this animal.

      Recipe NameRegularThyme TypeOregano TypeMint Type

      Deer Materials

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

      MaterialCostKill Quality
      Perfect Deer Carcass$7Perfect Kill
      Good Deer Carcass$4.2Good Kill
      Poor Deer Carcass$2.8Poor Kill
      Perfect Deer Hide$2.25Perfect Kill
      Good Deer Hide$1.35Good Kill
      Poor Deer Hide$0.9Poor Kill
      Mature Venison$0.6Any

      Red Dead Redemption 2 Deer Crafting

      What you can make from Deer crafting materials.

      Trapper Crafting

      Item NamePricingHow to unlock
      Deer Pelt Half Chaps$9.00Perfect Deer Pelt
      Huntsman Vest$25.00Perfect Sheep Hide, Perfect Deer Pelt
      Deer Cavalry Hat$20.00Perfect Deer Pelt, Raven Feather x10
      Principal Vest$18.00Perfect Cow Hide, Perfect Deer Pelt
      Batwing Chaps$12.00Perfect Deer Pelt

      Fence Crafting

      Recipe NameEffectHow to obtainTypePrice

      Where to find these Special Crafting Materials

      IngredientHow to get

      Camp Crafting

      Used forIt makesCrafting ingredients
      SatchelTonics Satchel(Tier 3 Medicine/Health supplies Ledger Upgrade) - Perfect Deer Pelt, Perfect Buck Pelt, Perfect Elk Pelt
      SatchelIngredients Satchel(Donate 5 animal carcasses to Pearson) - Perfect Deer Pelt, Perfect Badger Pelt, Perfect Squirrel Pelt
      SatchelKit Satchel(Donate 3 valubles at the tithing box, next to the ledger) - Perfect Deer Pelt, Perfect Elk Pelt, Perfect Panther Pelt
      SatchelProvisions Satchel(Tier 3 provision Ledger Upgrade) - Perfect Deer Pelt, Perfect Bison Pelt, Perfect Raccoon Pelt
      SatchelMaterials Satchel(Craft 3 Recipes at a Campfire) - Perfect Deer Pelt, Perfect Boar Pelt, Perfect Iguana Pelt
      SatchelValuables Satchel(Donate 50$ at the tithing box) - Perfect Deer Pelt, Perfect Beaver Pelt, Perfect Rabbit Pelt
      SatchelLegend of the East Satchel(Complete all Stachel Upgrade) - Perfect Deer Pelt, Perfect Cougar Pelt, Perfect Wolf Pelt

      Item Crafting

      Recipe NameIngredientsWhere to findDescription