Read this Animal Crossing New Horizons Switch (ACNH) guide to learn how to get the recipe for the Golden Shovel. Learn the effects of the Golden Shovel, where to get it, and more.Check Out The Other Golden Tools Here!
Golden Shovel - Effects & Abilities
The Golden Shovel
Golden Shovel Effect
In previous titles Golden Shovel was used to help grow money trees. We are still investigating the effect of Golden Shovel. We will update as soon as confirming its effect.
How To Get Golden Shovel Recipe
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|Step||What To Do|
|1||Rescue Gulliver 30 times|
|2||You'll get a letter in the mail|
|3||Prepare a Gold Nugget and a Shovel|
|4||Make the Golden Shovel!|
1 - Save Gulliver 30 Times
"Ohh! These are the Communicator Parts I was looking for!"
In order to get the Golden Shovel recipe, you'll have to rescue the stranded Gulliver a total of 30 times. According to our tests, he will come to your island at least once every 10 days!
2 - Get A Letter In The Mail
"Thank you so much for saving me so many times. As a token of my gratitude, I'd like to give you this very, very rare Golden Shovel recipe!"
Once you've managed to rescue him that many times, you'll get a letter in the mail that will teach you the recipe for the Golden Shovel.
3 - Prepare The Mats And Craft It
"You made a Golden Shovel!"
Once you get a hold of the recipe, all that's left to do is craft it. Make sure you have a Gold Nugget and make your Golden Shovel!Find Out How To Get A Gold Nugget Here!