Red Dead Redemption 2 Beaver
Class Mammal
Size Medium

Quick Overview

Red Dead Redemption 2 Beaver can be hunted and skinned for crafting materials, it's a Medium sized Mammal animal. We recommend using a Rifle or a Sniper to hunt this animal. You can craft a Beaver Tooth Trinket at the Fence Shop using it's materials and cook the Stringy Meat meal from hunting it, North American Beaver, Legendary Beaver.

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Red Dead Redemption 2 Beaver Locations

Every type of Beaver found in RDR2.

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

Beaver Perfect Quality Kill Weapons.

  • Use Herbivore Bait
  • Bow with Arrow
  • Bow with Poison Arrow
  • Throwable with Throwing Knife
  • Throwable with Poison Throwing Knife
  • Repeater with Regular
  • Repeater with Split Point
  • Repeater with High Velocity
  • Repeater with Express
  • 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 Beaver Locations

    RDR2 Beaver Locations

    RDR2 Legendary Beaver Locations

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

    • You can find Legendary Beaver Southwest of Butcher Creek
    RDR2 Legendary Beaver Locations

    North American Beaver

    • The North American Beaver can be found along the Kamassa River in Roanoke.
    • Its herbivorous diet consists of tree bark, cambium, roots, buds, and water plants.
    • A Varmint Rifle is the ideal weapon for hunting beavers.
    • Beaver scent glands, skin and fat can all be used for crafting.

    Locations where you can find:


    Legendary Beaver

    • The Legendary Beaver is endemic to Elysian Pool in New Hanover.
    • The light hair on the beaver makes it easy to recognize compared to other beavers in the region.
    • Its herbivorous diet consists of tree bark, cambium, roots, buds, and water plants.
    • A Varmint Rifle is considered to be the most effective weapon when hunting beavers.
    • Killing this animal will give you the opportunity to craft a rare trinket.

    Locations where you can find:


    Beaver Cooking Recipes

    Cooking recipes you can use with this animal.

    Recipe Name Regular Thyme Type Oregano Type Mint Type
    Stringy Meat Plain Stringy Meat None None None

    Beaver Materials

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

    Material Cost Kill Quality
    Perfect Beaver Carcass $5.25 Perfect Kill
    Good Beaver Carcass $3.15 Good Kill
    Perfect Beaver Fur $2.5 Perfect Kill
    Poor Beaver Carcass $2.1 Poor Kill
    Legendary Beaver Carcass $19 Legendary Only
    Legendary Beaver Pelt $18 Legendary Only
    Good Beaver Fur $1.5 Good Kill
    Poor Beaver Fur $1 Poor Kill
    Animal Fat $0.25 Any
    Scent Glands $0.25 Any
    Stringy Meat $0.25 Any
    Legendary Beaver Tooth $0 Legendary Only

    Red Dead Redemption 2 Beaver Crafting

    What you can make from Beaver crafting materials.

    Trapper Crafting

    Item Name Pricing How to unlock
    Beaver Roping Saddle $96.00 Perfect Beaver Pelt
    Beaver Mountain Hat $28.00 Perfect Beaver Pelt
    Country Vest $25.00 Perfect Buck Pelt, Perfect Beaver Pelt
    Grenadier Hat $24.00 Perfect Muskrat Pelt, Perfect Beaver Pelt
    Legendary Beaver Flop Hat $22.00 Legendary Beaver Pelt, Legendary Boar Pelt, Cardinal Feather
    Beaver Hunting Jacket $21.00 Perfect Cow Hide, Perfect Beaver Pelt x2
    Raccoon Mountain Hat $21.00 Perfect Raccoon Pelt, Perfect Beaver Pelt, Hawk Feather x2
    Beaver Drifter Hat $20.00 Perfect Beaver Pelt x2
    Legendary Beaver Cavalry Gloves $18.00 Legendary Beaver Pelt

    Fence Crafting

    Recipe Name Effect How to obtain Type Price
    Beaver Tooth Trinket Slows weapons degradation by 10% Legendary Beaver Tooth General $18.25

    Where to find these Special Crafting Materials

    Ingredient How to get

    Camp Crafting

    Used for It makes Crafting ingredients
    Main Campfire Campfire Seat Cover Perfect Beaver Pelt, Perfect Muskrat Pelt, Perfect Fox Pelt
    Satchel Valuables Satchel (Donate 50$ at the tithing box) - Perfect Deer Pelt, Perfect Beaver Pelt, Perfect Rabbit Pelt

    Item Crafting

    Recipe Name Ingredients Where to find Description
    Predator Bait – 1x Stringy Meat – 1x Wintergreen, Evergreen, Huckleberry, Raspberry or Blackberry
    Fire Arrow – 1x Arrow – 1x Animal Fat – 1x Flight Feather Received at the start of Chapter 2 + 20 Damage | Incendiary Effect
    Volatile Dynamite – 1x Animal Fat – 1x Dynamite – 1x High Velocity Cartridge Located at Hani’s Bethel just north of the small pond, you will find a chest beneath a broken down wagon. | Also sold by Fences after “American Distillation” +10 Damage
    Volatile Fire Bottle – 1x Animal Fat – 1x Moonshine Located Northwest of Horseshoe Overlook, you will find an abandoned camp inside a burned down forest. You will receive it from a chest | Also sold by Fences after “Pouring Forth Oil” + 10 Damage
    Fire Bottle – 1x Animal Fat – 1x Gin, Guarma Rum, Fine Brandy or Kentucky Bourbon Received at the start of Chapter 2 AOE Fire Damage on Impact
    Explosive Cartridge – 1x Express Cartridge – 1x Animal Fat Received at the start of Chapter 2 + 25 Damage | Explosive Effect
    Explosive Slug – 1x Regular Shotgun Shell – 1x Animal Fat Located between Gaptooth Ridge and Cholla Springs is a burned down alchemist house, right outside it you will find a chest with a pamphlet | Also sold by Fences after “A Short Walk in a Pretty Town” + 25 Damage | + 20 Accuracy | + 5 Range | Explosive Effect

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