Red Dead Redemption 2 Turkey
Class Bird
Size Moderate

Quick Overview

Red Dead Redemption 2 Turkey can be hunted and skinned for crafting materials, it's a Moderate sized Bird animal. We recommend using a Varmint Rifle or a Repeater to hunt this animal. You can craft a at the Trapper Shop using it's materials and cook the Plump Bird meal from hunting it, Eastern Wild Turkey, Rio Grande Wild Turkey. it's not a Legendary Animal.

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Red Dead Redemption 2 Turkey Locations

Every type of Turkey found in RDR2.

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

Turkey Perfect Quality Kill Weapons.

  • Use Predator Bait and Herbivore Bait
  • Varmint Rifle with 0.22

Regular Turkey Locations

    RDR2 Turkey Locations

    There's currently no Legendary version of this animal.

    Eastern Wild Turkey

    • The Eastern Wild Turkey can be found in the forested or brushy regions of West Elizabeth, New Hanover and Lemoyne.
    • As opportunistic omnivores, they can be found foraging for insects, seeds and grasses.
    • The easiest way to take down a bird of this size whilst hunting is by using a Varmint Rifle.
    • Their feathers can be used for crafting, and their plump meat can be used as a source of food.

    Locations where you can find:


    Rio Grande Wild Turkey

    • The Rio Grande Wild Turkey is native to New Austin.
    • The opportunistic omnivore forager feeds on insects, seeds, foliage, grasses and nuts.
    • The Varmint Rifle is considered to be the best weapon to hunt wild turkeys.
    • Their plump meat can provide a good meal, while their feathers can be used for crafting.

    Locations where you can find:


    Turkey Cooking Recipes

    Cooking recipes you can use with this animal.

    Recipe Name Regular Thyme Type Oregano Type Mint Type
    Plump Bird Plain Plump Bird Thyme Plump Bird Oregano Plump Bird Minty Plump Bird

    Turkey Materials

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

    Material Cost Kill Quality
    Perfect Turkey Carcass $2 Perfect Kill
    Good Turkey Carcass $1.2 Good Kill
    Poor Turkey Carcass $0.8 Poor Kill
    Turkey Feather $0.45 Any
    Plump Bird Meat $0.4 Any

    Red Dead Redemption 2 Turkey Crafting

    What you can make from Turkey crafting materials.

    Trapper Crafting

    Item Name Pricing How to unlock
    Legendary Cougar Flop Hat $19.00 Legendary Cougar Pelt, Turkey Feather x2
    Pilgrim Accessory $11.00 Turkey Feather, Cedar Waxwing Feather x2, Blue Jay Feather x3
    Pioneer Accessory $11.00 Turkey Feather x3, Duck Feather x3, Chicken Feather x3

    Fence Crafting

    Recipe Name Effect How to obtain Type Price

    Where to find these Special Crafting Materials

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    Camp Crafting

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