RDR2 Animal - Legendary Muskie

The Legendary Muskie is a fish featured in the Story Mode of Red Dead Redemption 2.

As a Legendary Fish, the Legendary Muskie is one of a kind: once you kill it, it will not appear again.

It's not required for the "Zoologist" and "Skin Deep" Achievements.

Legendary Muskie Details & Location:

The Legendary Muskie has been spotted swimming near the Van Horn Trading Post. Reports state that using Special Lake Lures during overcast weather will increase your chances of catching this fish. Rumors suggest that the size of this Legendary Muskie could be around fifty inches long and weighing over thirty pounds.

This is one of the 13 Legendary Fish required to be caught for the "A Fisher of Fish" Stranger Side Mission quest, which count as Collectibles needed for 100% Completion of the game.

Legendary Muskie Fishing Tips:

The Legendary Muskie is attracted to Special Lake or River Lures

Legendary Muskie Info

Animal Species Muskie
Animal Class Fish
Animal Family Esocidae
Size Large
Peculiarity Legendary Fish
Location Found at Van Horn Trading Post, at the foot of the lighthouse (Roanoke Ridge, New Hanover)
Available After Mission (Story Mode)
Hunting Can be fished
Required for Achievement No
Notes This animal species is not required for "Zoologist" and "Skin Deep" Achievements
Scientific Name Esox masquinongy

Legendary Muskie Appearances

Game Edition Game Edition: RDR 2 Story ModeRDR 2 Story Mode
Appearances in Story Missions:


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