How to Catch Golden Trout In Animal Crossing New Horizons

Animal Crossing New Horizons Golden Trout

Golden Trout is a rare fish in Animal Crossing New Horizons that only becomes available in select months. In this Animal Crossing New Horizons guide, we will help players with the location of the rare Golden Trout and how to catch it.

How To Catch The Rare Golden Trout

Before we get to how to catch the Golden Trout, let me explain when and where the Animal Crossing New Horizons players can catch it. The Golden Trout is only available to catch in March, April, May, September, October, and November. Furthermore, players can catch this rare fish from 4 pm to 9 am.

As for the Rare Golden Trout location, this fish can only be found on the highest points on the island. This includes all of the cliff-top rivers and the cliff-top pool close to the waterfall.

How To Catch Golden Trout

To catch the rare Golden Trout, players need to make a special bait. Go to the beach and dig up squirting Manila Clams. Each clam can be converted into fish bait. Make a lot of fish bait as this fish is rare and might take a lot of bait on a lot of rivers to catch it.

After that, go to the locations mentioned above and sprinkle the bait on the water surface. When the Golden Trout comes close to the sprinkled bait, a shadow of it will become visible to the player. Catch this rare fish and players can sell it for up to 15,000 Bells.

That is all for our Animal Crossing New Horizons guide on how to catch the Rare Golden Trout. For more on the game, also see our How to Grow Pumpkins and How to Get Candy.

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