Red Dead Redemption 2 Cougar

Quick Overview

Red Dead Redemption 2 Cougar can be hunted and skinned for crafting materials, it's a Large sized Mammal animal. We recommend using a Rifle or a Sniper to hunt this animal. You can craft a Cougar's Paw Trinket at the Fence Shop using it's materials and cook the Big Game meal from hunting it, .

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Red Dead Redemption 2 Cougar Locations

Every type of Cougar found in RDR2.

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

    Cougar Perfect Quality Kill Weapons.

    • Use
    • Bow with Arrow
    • Bow with Poison Arrow
    • Throwable with Poison Throwing Knife
    • 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 Cougar Locations

      RDR2 Cougar Locations

      RDR2 Legendary Cougar Locations

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

      • You can find Legendary Cougar at Gaptooth Ridge, just west from Tumbleweed
      RDR2 Legendary Cougar Locations

      Cougar Cooking Recipes

      Cooking recipes you can use with this animal.

      Recipe NameRegularThyme TypeOregano TypeMint Type
      Big GamePlain Big GameThyme Big GameOregano Big GameMinty Big Game

      Cougar Materials

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

      MaterialCostKill Quality
      Good Cougar Carcass$8.1Good Kill
      Legendary Cougar Carcass$50Legendary Only
      Poor Cougar Carcass$5.4Poor Kill
      Perfect Cougar Fur$5Perfect Kill
      Legendary Cougar Pelt$47Legendary Only
      Good Cougar Fur$3Good Kill
      Poor Cougar Fur$2Poor Kill
      Perfect Cougar Carcass$13.5Perfect Kill
      Big Game Meat$0.75Any
      Cougar Fang $0.5Any
      Legendary Cougar Fang$0Legendary Only

      Red Dead Redemption 2 Cougar Crafting

      What you can make from Cougar crafting materials.

      Trapper Crafting

      Item NamePricingHow to unlock
      Legendary Cougar/Wolf Vest$42.00Legendary Cougar Pelt, Legendary Wolf Pelt
      Cougar Cutaway Coat$39.00Perfect Cougar Pelt x2, Perfect Black Bear Pelt
      Rustic Vest$23.00Perfect Cougar Pelt
      Legendary Cougar Riding Gloves$20.00Legendary Cougar Pelt, Perfect Boar Pelt
      Legendary Cougar Flop Hat$19.00Legendary Cougar Pelt, Turkey Feather x2
      Cougar McClelland Saddle$110.00Perfect Cougar Pelt

      Fence Crafting

      Recipe NameEffectHow to obtainTypePrice
      Cougar's Paw TrinketRaises Stamina XP gain by 10%Legendary Cougar FangStamina$20.5

      Where to find these Special Crafting Materials

      IngredientHow to get

      Camp Crafting

      Used forIt makesCrafting ingredients
      Arthur's LodgingCougar Pelt Covered Chest2x Perfect Cougar Pelt
      SatchelLegend of the East Satchel(Complete all Stachel Upgrade) - Perfect Deer Pelt, Perfect Cougar Pelt, Perfect Wolf Pelt

      Item Crafting

      Recipe NameIngredientsWhere to findDescription