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How To Easily Catch The Walking Stick In ACNH?

Animal Crossing New Horizons has some incredibly unique bugs. One of them is the Walking Stick! In this guide, we will explain how to easily catch the Walking Stick in ACNH.

For the folks in the Northern Hemisphere, the Walking Stick is a brand new bug addition to your island in July. The Walking Stick is also a master of disguise, just like the Walking Leaf in New Horizons. Its cylindrical body resembles a stick which can make the predators really confused. This interesting bug is available for catching so let’s find out everything about the Walking Stick in ACNH.

Walking Stick in Animal Crossing New Horizons


This insect can be found from July to November in the Northern Hemisphere and from January to May in the Southern Hemisphere. So you have quite a lot of time to catch it.


It will spawn on trees from 4 am to 8 am and from 5 pm to 7 pm. So, to get this bug in your collection, you have to make sure that you play in these timings. That’s not all – just like the Walking Leaf, this bug also has a spawn condition. You must catch at least 20 bugs for this one to spawn.


When you spot it, ensure that you have equipped your net. Press and hold A and slowly walk towards the Walking Stick. At the right moment, release A to swing your net and catch it. As usual, you can donate it to Blathers or sell it which will get you 600 Bells. Not a bad price at all.

So, this is everything you need to know about how to catch the Walking Stick in ACNH. Have you heard of the Bug Off event by Flick? To know all about it and the prizes involved, check out our Bug Off event guide. Once you get acquainted with Flick, he will come to your island to buy bugs at a higher price too.

For more tips related to bug and fish catching, check out our ACNH Wiki on GamerTweak.