The Crane is a species of animal found in Red Dead Redemption 2.


Whooping Crane

Whooping Cranes can be found in the wetlands of Lemoyne and New Hanover. Their omnivorous diet consists of nuts, berries, seeds, and insects, as well as small birds and reptiles. The Varmint Rifle is considered to be the best weapon to take down cranes. Their feathers can be used for crafting and the carcass can be sold to traders.[1]

Sandhill Crane

The Sandhill Crane inhabits the wet and grassy marshland of Lemoyne and New Hanover. As omnivores, their diet includes nuts, berries, insects, small birds and reptiles. The easiest way to take down a crane is by using a Varmint Rifle. The carcass can be sold to traders and their feather can be used for crafting.[2]


The crane can be found primarily throughout Bayou Nwa along the waterways.



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