Fishing rods are currently the only type of tool you don’t craft for yourself in Valheim. Instead, you need to buy one from Haldor the Merchant. The fishing rod costs 350 gold, and you’ll also need fish bait. Luckily Haldor sells this too, for the very reasonable price of 10 gold for 50 pieces.
How do you fish in Valheim without a rod?
Catching A Fish Without A Fishing Rod
There’s no doubt that using a fishing rod is the ideal way of fishing in Valheim. However, it is still possible to fish without one. All you have to do is approach very shallow waters and use the “use” button to grab a fish before it swims away.
How do you catch fish in Valheim?
Fish can be caught by hand or using a Fishing rod and Fishing bait, which are acquired via the trader. You can obtain Raw fish by grabbing the fish with [E]. When catching fish by hand, stand still in shallow water and they will slowly approach. Move your cross hair over the fish and press [E].
How do you fish without a rod?
How to catch a fish without a rod
- Make your own fishing line. Look for any item in your pack that can be made into a hook and twist the item into a hook shape. …
- Use a tarp. This is a variation on fishing with a net. …
- Cornering the fish. This method works best if there are a few people to work at it together. …
- Other methods.
What can you get from fishing Valheim?
The fishing rod will set you back 350 coins, and 50 pieces of bait will cost another 10 coins. You can find coins throughout the world of Valheim in abandoned buildings, dungeons, or if you have some valuables to sell, Haldor will give you some coins in exchange.