Red Dead Redemption 2 Coyote
Class Mammal
Size Medium

Quick Overview

Red Dead Redemption 2 Coyote 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 Coyote Fang Trinket at the Fence Shop using it's materials and cook the Stringy Meat meal from hunting it, California Valley Coyote, Legendary Coyote.

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Red Dead Redemption 2 Coyote Locations

Every type of Coyote found in RDR2.

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

Coyote Perfect Quality Kill Weapons.

  • Use Predator 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 Coyote Locations

    RDR2 Coyote Locations

    RDR2 Legendary Coyote Locations

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

    • You can find the Legendary Coyote near Scarlett Meadows, which is just Northwest of Rhodes
    RDR2 Legendary Coyote Locations

    California Valley Coyote

    • The California Valley Coyote can be found across New Austin, West Elizabeth, Lemoyne and New Hanover.
    • Their diet is primarily carnivorous, consuming the meat of rodents as its main food source.
    • Using a Bow and arrows, or a repeater, should be considered when hunting for a clean kill.
    • Their pelt can be sold or used in crafting, and their meat can be consumed, though it is considered stringy.

    Locations where you can find:


    Legendary Coyote

    • The Legendary Coyote is native to The Heartlands, New Hanover.
    • This dark gray coyote can be recognized by its larger than average size.
    • Its diet is primarily carnivorous, consuming meat of rodents as its main food source.
    • The most effective weapons to hunt this animal are considered to be a repeater or a Bow with arrows.
    • Killing this animal will give you the opportunity to craft a rare trinket.

    Locations where you can find:


    Coyote 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

    Coyote Materials

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

    Material Cost Kill Quality
    Perfect Coyote Carcass $3.5 Perfect Kill
    Legendary Coyote Carcass $22.75 Legendary Only
    Legendary Coyote Pelt $22 Legendary Only
    Good Coyote Carcass $2.1 Good Kill
    Perfect Coyote Fur $1.5 Perfect Kill
    Poor Coyote Carcass $1.4 Poor Kill
    Good Coyote Fur $0.9 Good Kill
    Poor Coyote Fur $0.6 Poor Kill
    Stringy Meat $0.25 Any
    Legendary Coyote Fang $0 Legendary Only

    Red Dead Redemption 2 Coyote Crafting

    What you can make from Coyote crafting materials.

    Trapper Crafting

    Item Name Pricing How to unlock
    Legendary Coyote Mountain Hat $23.00 Legendary Coyote Pelt, Eagle Feather x2
    Legendary Coyote Half Chaps $20.00 Legendary Coyote Pelt, Perfect Fox Pelt x2
    Coyote Scout Jacket $20.00 Perfect Ox Hide, Perfect Coyote Plet
    Coyote Gambler's Hat $16.00 Perfect Coyote Pelt x2

    Fence Crafting

    Recipe Name Effect How to obtain Type Price
    Coyote Fang Trinket Raises Dead Eye XP gain by 10% Legendary Coyote Fang Dead Eye $21.5

    Where to find these Special Crafting Materials

    Ingredient How to get

    Camp Crafting

    Used for It makes Crafting ingredients
    Camp Entrance Fur Horse Blankets Perfect Coyote Pelt x2, Perfect Bison Pelt

    Item Crafting

    Recipe Name Ingredients Where to find Description
    Predator Bait – 1x Stringy Meat – 1x Wintergreen, Evergreen, Huckleberry, Raspberry or Blackberry

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