Red Dead Redemption 2 Raven
Class Bird
Size Small

Quick Overview

Red Dead Redemption 2 Raven can be hunted and skinned for crafting materials, it's a Small sized Bird animal. We recommend using a Varmint Rifle or a Repeater to hunt this animal. You can craft a Raven Claw Talisman at the Fence Shop using it's materials and cook the Gamey Bird meal from hunting it, Western Raven. it's not a Legendary Animal.

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Red Dead Redemption 2 Raven Locations

Every type of Raven found in RDR2.

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

Raven Perfect Quality Kill Weapons.

  • Use Predator Bait and Herbivore Bait
  • Bow with Small Game Arrow

Regular Raven Locations

    RDR2 Raven Locations

    There's currently no Legendary version of this animal.

    Western Raven

    • The Western Raven can be found in a variety of habitats across the states.
    • As omnivores, their diet consists of grains and seeds, but they prefer to scavenge for carrion and eggs of other nesting birds.
    • A Bow with Small Game Arrows can be used to kill or wound a bird of this size.
    • Raven feathers can be used for crafting, and their meat can be used for cooking.

    Locations where you can find:


    Raven Cooking Recipes

    Cooking recipes you can use with this animal.

    Recipe Name Regular Thyme Type Oregano Type Mint Type
    Gamey Bird Plain Game Bird None None None

    Raven Materials

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

    Material Cost Kill Quality
    Perfect Raven Carcass $1.75 Perfect Kill
    Good Raven Carcass $1.05 Good Kill
    Poor Raven Carcass $0.7 Poor Kill
    Raven Feather $0.45 Any
    Gamey Bird Meat $0.25 Any
    Flight Feather $0.15 Any

    Red Dead Redemption 2 Raven Crafting

    What you can make from Raven crafting materials.

    Trapper Crafting

    Item Name Pricing How to unlock
    Deer Cavalry Hat $20.00 Perfect Deer Pelt, Raven Feather x10
    Stalker Accessory $13.00 Loon Feather x2, Condor Feather, Raven Feather x3

    Fence Crafting

    Recipe Name Effect How to obtain Type Price
    Raven Claw Talisman Slows weapon degradation by 20% Old Brass Compass General $29

    Where to find these Special Crafting Materials

    Ingredient How to get
    Old Brass Compass After you have mailed all 10 rock carving locations, you can find this in Francis Sinclair's Cabin

    Camp Crafting

    Used for It makes Crafting ingredients

    Item Crafting

    Recipe Name Ingredients Where to find Description
    Improved Arrow – 1x Arrow – 1x Flight Feather Received at the start of Chapter 2 + 15 Damage
    Fire Arrow – 1x Arrow – 1x Animal Fat – 1x Flight Feather Received at the start of Chapter 2 + 20 Damage | Incendiary Effect
    Dynamite Arrow – 1x Arrow – 1x Dynamite – 1x Flight Feather Located at the South end of Wapiti Indian Reservation, at the base of a wooden bridge you will find it within a chest. | Also sold by Fences after “A Short Walk in a Pretty Town” + 40 Damage | Explosive Effect
    Poison Arrow – 1x Arrow – 1x Oleander Sage – 1x Flight Feather Located Northeast of Bacchus Station, right outside the Mysterious Hill Home. You will receive it from a chest | Also sold by Fences after Chapter 2 + 5 Damage | Good for Hunting
    Small Game Arrow – 1x Arrow – 1x Regular Shotgun Shells – 1x Flight Feather Received at the start of Chapter 2 - 20 Damage | Good for Hunting Small animals