Red Dead Redemption 2 Perch
Class Fish
Size Fish

Quick Overview

Red Dead Redemption 2 Perch can be fished using a bait or lure, which you can purchase from the Bait and Tackle shop. You can cook it into a Flaky Fish meal or Mail them to Jeremy Gill for rewards.

  • Legendary Weight - 2lbs 9 oz
  • Regular Weight - 0.5 - 2.0 lbs

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Red Dead Redemption 2 Perch Locations

    The best lures or bait to use when fishing for Perch in Red Dead 2.

    • Special Lake Lure
    • Bread

    Regular Perch Locations

    • Located in the Northern Regions Lakes & Rivers

    RDR2 Legendary Perch Locations

    Legendary Perch are caught and sent through the mail.
    • Legendary Perch is found near Southwest of Annesburg, at Elysian Pool (Recommended: Special Lake Lure)
    RDR2 Legendary Perch Locations


    • Perch are widespread in rivers and lakes throughout the land.
    • Small but tasty, they swim near the surface to feed on algae and water plants, and will take a variety of food baits, particularly bread.
    • Sunny weather, when they are at their most active, is best for Perch fishing.
    • There are rumors of a Legendary Perch somewhere in the Roanoke Ridge region.

    Locations where you can find:


    Legendary Perch

    • The Legendary Perch can be found in Elysian Pool.
    • Local fishermen state that the best way to attract this fish is with Special Lake Lures.
    • It has been noted that this fish becomes more active during sunnier weather.
    • The estimated size of this Legendary Perch is considered to be around nineteen inches and weighing over two pounds.

    Locations where you can find:


    Perch Cooking Recipes

    Cooking recipes you can use with this animal.

    Recipe Name Regular Thyme Type Oregano Type Mint Type
    Flaky Fish Plain Flaky Fish Thyme Flaky Fish Oregano Flaky Fish Minty Flaky Fish

    Perch Materials

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

    Material Cost Kill Quality