Salmon are a species of wildlife in Horizon Zero Dawn commonly found in deep bodies of water, and will drop loot vital for several crafting recipes.


Salmon will not attack or cause any harm to the player. Unlike most other wildlife, they do not react to Aloy's proximity or attacks.

Loot Acquired 

When killed, Salmon will drop common items such as various types of meat but sometimes they will drop either Fish Skin or Fish Bone, both very valuable items that are useful for trading with merchants.

Horizon Zero Dawn Wildlife Boar - Fox - Goose - Rabbit - Raccoon - Rat - Salmon - Trout - Turkey
Frozen Wilds Wildlife FW Badger - Goat - Owl - Squirrel