Table of Contents
- Fishing Tools
- Fish Table
- Dungeoneering Fishing
- Fishing Gloves
- Barbarian Training
- Fishing Guild
- Fishing Shops
- Fishing Trawler Mini-game
- Fish Flingers
- Fishing outfit
- Temporary level boosts and Quest rewards
- Cape of Achievement
|Name||Image||Level required||Member's only||Notes|
|Small fishing net||1||No||None.|
|Fishing rod||5||No||You must use Fishing bait when fishing with a Fishing rod.|
|Big fishing net||16||Yes||None.|
|Fly fishing rod||20||No||You must use Feathers when fishing with a Fly fishing rod.|
|Oily fishing rod||53||Yes||This item is not tradeable. It is used in Hero's Quest.|
|Karambwan vessel||65||Yes||Must have begun the Tai Bwo Wannai Trio Quest to use.
The required bait is rainbow-colored Raw karambwanji.
|Name||Image||Heals*||Level to Catch||Catching EXP||Level to Cook||Tool||Tool Image||Member's only||Where Found|
|Shrimp||200||1||10||1||Small fishing net||No||Lumbridge Swamp, Catherby Shore, South-west Al Kharid, Karamja Dock, and Draynor Village|
|Karambwanji||200||5||10||1||Small fishing net||Yes||Brook south of Tai Bwo Wannai Village, northwest of Shilo Village|
|Sardine||200||5||20||1||Fishing rod and Fishing bait||No||Catherby Shore, South-west Al Kharid, Karamja Dock and Draynor Village|
|Herring||200||10||30||5||Fishing rod and Fishing bait||No||Catherby Shore, South-west Al Kharid, Karamja Dock and Draynor Village|
|Giant Carp||200||10||N/A||1||Fishing rod and Red vine worm
(Must have started Fishing Contest)
|Yes||Fishing Contest area|
|Anchovy||200||15||40||1||Small fishing net||No||Catherby Shore, South-west Al Kharid, Karamja Dock and Draynor Village|
|Mackerel||200||16||20||15||Big fishing net||Yes||Catherby Shore and Fishing Guild|
|Trout||300||20||50||15||Fly fishing rod and Feather||No||Lumby River, Ardougne River, Barbarian Village, Shilo Village, and Seers Village Lake|
|Cod||360||23||45||18||Big fishing net||Yes||Catherby Shore and Fishing Guild|
|Pike||400||25||60||20||Fishing rod and Fishing bait||No||Lumby River, Ardougne River, Barbarian Village, Shilo Village and Seers Village Lake|
|Slimey eel||60-100||28||65||25||Fishing rod and Fishing bait||Yes||Mort Myre Swamp and Lumbridge Swamp cave/dungeon|
|Salmon||500||30||70||25||Fly fishing rod and Feather||No||Lumbridge River, Ardougne River, Barbarian Village, Shilo Village and Seers Village Lake|
|Frog spawn||30-60||33||75||N/A||Small fishing net||Yes||Lumbridge Swamp cave/dungeon|
|Tuna||600||35||80||30||Harpoon||No||Karamja Dock, Brimhaven, Fishing Guild and Catherby Shore|
|Cave eel||720-760||38||80||38||Fishing rod and Fishing bait||Yes||Lumbridge Swamp cave/dungeon|
|Rainbow Fish||700||38||80||35||Fly fishing rod and Stripy feather||Yes||Lumby River, Ardougne River, Barbarian Village, Shilo Village and Seers Village Lake|
|Lobster||800||40||90||40||Lobster pot||No||Karamja Dock, Brimhaven, Fishing Guild, Catherby Shore, and Wilderness (level 36/37|
|Bass||860||46||100||43||Big fishing net||Yes||Fishing Guild and Catherby Shore|
|Swordfish||900||50||100||45||Harpoon||No||Karamja Dock, Brimhaven, Fishing Guild and Catherby Shore|
|Lava Eel||1060||53||60||53||Oily fishing rod
(Must have started Heroes' Quest
|Yes||Taverly Dungeon and Lava Maze in Wilderness|
|Karambwan||600||65||105||60||Karambwan vessel and Raw karambwanji||Yes||Karamja, well north of crashed glider|
|Monkfish||1240||62||120||62||Small fishing net||Yes||Piscatoris Fishing Colony|
|Shark||1600||76||110||80||Harpoon||Yes||Fishing Guild, Catherby Shore, and near the mobilizing armies fort|
|Sea Turtle||1640||79||38||85||Fishing Trawler minigame||N/A||Yes||Port Khazard|
|Manta Ray||1820||81||46||91||Fishing Trawler minigame||N/A||Yes||Port Khazard|
|Cavefish||1600||85||300||88||Fishing rod and Fishing bait||Yes||Living Rock Caverns|
|Rocktail||1860||90||380||93||Fishing rod and Living mineral Bait||Yes||Living Rock Caverns|
|Tiger Shark||1900||95||80||95||Fishing Trawler minigame||N/A||Yes||Port Khazard|
*Fish will only heal the maximum amount when your Constitution level is equal to or higher than the Cooking level required to cook the fish. If your Constitution is lower, then it will heal significantly less than the values in the table above.
While training the Dungeoneering skill, you will occasionally come across fishing spots where you can fly-fish for food. All fish require feathers and a fly-fishing rod to catch. You will only be able to catch fish in dungeons with a Complexity level of 2 or above. Below is a table showing the different types of fish and the level required to catch them. Refer to our Cooking guide for more information on how much they heal.
|Fish Name||Image||Level to Catch/Cook||Experience||Member's only|
|Item Name||Image||Level Needed||Effect||Crumbles after|
|Swordfish gloves||65 Fishing||100 extra XP per Swordfish caught||1000 Swordfish caught|
|Shark gloves||90 Fishing||100 extra XP per Shark caught||1000 Shark caught|
When you have reached 48 Fishing and 35 Strength you can start the Barbarian training. After completing Barbarian training you can will be able to catch several types of fish with your hands instead of a Harpoon.
|Fishing XP||Strength XP|
|Fishing XP||Strength/Agility XP|
Fishing shops are located in Catherby, Lumbridge, Port Sarim, and Shilo Village (only accessible after completing the Shilo Village quest). They sell fishing equipment and various types of fish. The Rellekka Fishmonger functions the same (only accessible after completing the Fremennik Trials quest). Fish stalls are located in Rellekka, Miscellania, and Etceteria (all accessible only after doing Fremennik Trials quest).
Trawler fishing is a fishing styled mini-game, which can be fun either solo or with team mates. It can be found in Port Khazard, north of Yanille and south of Ardougne.
To find more about this game and how to play, please refer to our Fishing Trawler guide.
Fish Flingers is a Distraction and Diversion that allows you to compete against other players to see who can catch the most, single heaviest and combined heaviest fish and awards experience, reward tokens and medals depending how how well you did and your Fishing level. For more information, see our Fish Flingers guide.
The Fishing outfit is a reward from the Fish Flingers Distraction and Diversion. When worn, each piece will give you an additional amount of experience while Fishing. The complete set will yield you a 5% experience bonus per fish caught.
For more information on how to boost your level, see the Temporary Stat Leveling Techniques special report.
For XP rewards from quests, see the Quest Experience Guide special report.
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