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Type Tool
Weight 12
Stack size 1
Durability 40
Added in v1.0
Crafted in Smithy.png Smithy
Resources breakdown
6 × Tin.png Metal
10 × Thatch.png Thatch
18 × Wood.png Wood

Dig for Gold Coins or Water. This can also be used to dig for vegetables, such as potatoes and you can dig up fibers and thatch with this as well.

This item is also used for the gardening mini-game with Crop Plots to add a bonus to growth and harvesting.

Equip the shovel on your hotbar.


  • The Shovel, Bow, Spear & Pike share the same location on the players back and therefore cannot be equipped on the hotbar at the same time.
  • There will be a different sound depending what you have hit.

Dig in the sand on the shore to collect:

Dig inland to collect: