Horses in Red Dead Redemption 2 aren’t just mounts for you to travel across vast areas. I mean they are but still, each has its own stats. There are some superior horses in the game which have good stats in speed, acceleration, health, and stamina. Some horses are hard to find but some can be found easily. This guide will include all the details on how to get the best horses in Red Dead Redemption 2 and even the elite white Arabian horse.
Red Dead Redemption 2 Horses
There are horses in RDR 2 which are superior to other horses because of their stats and physique. But even though they have good stats some may have some drawbacks. The following are the examples of some good breeds of horses and their stats.
The Missouri Fox Trotter which has the stats Speed Base 7, Accel Base 5.
The Nokota which have the stats Speed Base 7, Accel Base 5.
The Thoroughbred which has the stats Speed Base 7, Accel Base 5.
The Arabian which has the stats Speed Base 6, Accel Base 6.
The Turkoman which has the stats Speed Base 6, Accel Base 5.
Elite White Arabian Horse
This is the best horse in Red Dead Redemption 2 out of the Arabian breed. This horse isn’t available in the shop and can be found in the wild so basically, it’s free. To find it you will have to go to the northwestern side of Lake Isabella in Grizzlies West. Fast Travel to Strawberry and ride north. The horse can be found in a snowy area near a frozen lake.
Approach the horse with caution as it might get spooked easily. Once near it, you can study her and after that try to calm it down so that the pet option appears. Pat it until you get the mount option. When mounted the horse will try to resist and try to make you fall over. After controlling her you can transfer your saddle to her and she will be yours to keep.
Missouri Fox Trotters
This horse in RDR 2 is one of the fastest horses with a base speed of 7. Unlike the Elite White Arabian horse, this cannot be tamed in the wild instead you will have ti but it from the stables for quite a bit of money. Horses like Amber Champagne and Silver Dapple Pinto from the same breed can be bought from the stables also at a relatively low cost.
Nokota Reverse Dapple Roan
This horse is also an elite type that has high speed and acceleration. The horse is also like the Missouri Fox Trotters can be bought at the Saint Denis Stable in Chapter 4.
This breed has three kinds of horses in Red Dead Redemption 2 two of which can be tamed in the wild. While the Brindle coat having greater stats cannot be found in the wild but only be bought at the Strawberry stable in Chapter 3.
This breed also has three kinds of horses two of which can be found in Blackwater stable in the Epilogue. The last Gold coat in Saint Dennis stable in Chapter 4.
There are different ways of getting War Horses in RDR 2 easily. The first way is to buy these War Horses from specific stables at specific locations. Though as they are rarer kinds of horses they will be very expensive some can even be almost $400. The War Horse Adrennes can be bought at Scarlett Meadows Stable and the War Horse Andalusian can be bought at Strawberry Stable, Van Horn Stable.
The second way to get war horses in Red Dead Redemption 2 is to tame these wild War Horse around the map. There is only one War Horse that can be found that is the Hungarian Half-Bred which is found in Northern Blackwater or West of Armadillo. The horse can be tamed and owned. Though it is classified as a War Horse it has very low stats as compared to other War Horses.
The third way is to get War Horses in RDR 2 is through pre-order bonuses if you own the Ultimate Edition of the game. Even if you have a code for a War Horse that can be redeemed using it.
In Chapter 2 in the mission “Exit Pursued by a Bruised Ego” Hosea will lead you to a stable where you can check the War Horse and buy it for $0. The War Horse Adrennes can be bought for $0 if you have the pre-order bonus. The War Horse has good stats.
The last way is to enter a cheat code in the Cheats menus. The cheat code will spawn a War Horse in Red Dead Redemption 2 near you. But the cheat code to spawn the horse can be found printed in a newspaper after the epilogue.
Go to the setting and press Triangle to open up the Cheats menu and enter the code. Once done a confirmation message will come and you can ride your War Horse.
That is all for our Red Dead Redemption 2 Horses Guide with tips on where to find Elite White Arabian Horse and War Horses and more.