Also included in the list of 25 animals required for the Master Skinner trophy/achievement, the Bison in Far Cry: New Dawn is a large-sized mammal, endemic to river valleys, prairies, and plains.
Furthermore, in the latest Far Cry videogame, this animal species features an Elite variation known as the Monstrous Bison.
Our guide below; however, discusses the common Bison, which can be hunted and skinned to obtain Bison Skins.
|Scientific Name:||Bison Bison|
|Similar Animals:||Monstrous Bison|
Far Cry: New Dawn Bison Location & Habitat
The Bison in Far Cry: New Dawn can be found east of The Chop Shop Outpost. The outpost serves as a fast-travel point if you want to complete For Whom the Bear Tolls, Going Haywire, and High Art Treasure Hunts.
Our map below shows the exact hunting spot; however, you can also opt to look for Buffalos in the northern section of the map; east of The Pantry Outpost.
A little further than the first hunting location, The Pantry Outpost is your starting point for Rescuers Go Under Treasure Hunt.
Recommended Hunting Weapon, Perks & Companions
|Type:||Name:||How to Unlock:|
|Weapon||Space Force SA-50||Craft at the workbench in Prosperity|
|Companion||Timber||Complete Man Eat Dog World Side Quest|
|Perks||Tactical Binoculars||Spend Perk Points|
|More Lung Capacity|
Bison Crafting Materials Trade Value
After you hunt a Buffalo in Far Cry: New Dawn you obtain Crafting Materials and parts.
The following table shows their trade values and how to use them in the game.
|Material||Trade Value/Piece||How to Use|
|Bison Skin||Duct Tape x 60||Trade at workbench|
|Meat||N/A||Craft Bait, Medkit at workbench|
Although it is a massive animal, the Bison can be hunted with the Space Force SA-50. Even if it’s not mandatory, a headshot can help you put this animal down instantly.
If you wish to grind Bison Skins, take Timber with you to the hunting location above as he can mark all nearby animals.
What’s your favorite weapon for hunting Buffalos in Far Cry: New Dawn?