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This is a guide on how to collect Nook Miles in the game Animal Crossing: New Horizons (ACNH) for Switch. Read on for our tips on the fastest and best ways to get Miles, as well as a list of all available Nook Mileage activities.

How to Nook Get Miles

Complete Nook Mileage Activities

You get Miles by completing activities in the Nook Mileage Program. See our page with the complete list of activities and rewards in the Nook Mileage Program.
Nook Mileage Program Activities & Rewards List

Rewards Increase with Activity Stages

Some tasks have several stages, and the rewards get better depending on the stamp you've reached. There can be 1, 3, or 5 milestones in the activities, and the tougher the activity is to complete, the more Miles you'll receive.

Complete Tasks in the Nook Miles+ Upgrade

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Upgrade to Nook Miles+ and get more Miles as you do your daily activities. Check out our guide on Nook Miles+ to learn more!

Nook Miles+ Challenges and Rewards

Receive Bonus Daily Miles in the Nook Stop

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An easy way to get Nook Miles without effort is to use the Nook Stop. Each day you are given bonus Nook Miles that increase with each day. The maximum Miles you can get is 700 Miles.

Day Bonus Nook Miles
1 50 Nook Miles
2 80 Nook Miles
3 100 Nook Miles
4 150 Nook Miles
5 200 Nook Miles
6 250 Nook Miles
7 or more 300 Nook Miles

Best Activities for Getting Miles

Activities to Complete for the first 5000 Miles

If you complete all of the activities below, you'll have just the number of Miles needed to upgrade your Tent to a House! These activities have a low threshold to complete, so you'll be able to get a House in no time.

Activity Task Mile Reward
-Island Name- Miles! (Free) 500
Angling for Perfection Catch 10 fish 300
Island Togetherness Greet everyone in town 300
You've Got the Bug Catch 10 bugs 300
Have a Nice DIY! Collect 10 DIY recipes 300
Trashed Tools Have one tool break on you 300
Greedy Weeder Sell 50 Weeds 300
Sell 200 Weeds 500
Island Shutterbug (one-time only) Take a photo with the Camera app 300
Edit Credit Change your profile with the Passport app 300
NookPhone Life Use several NookPhone apps 300
First-Time Buyer Buy an item from Timmy 300
Seller of Unwanted Stuff Sell an item to Timmy 300
Bulletin-Board Benefit Write a message on the Bulletin Board 300
First Custom Design! Use the Custom Designs app to make a design 500

2000 Free Miles on your Birthday

On your in-game birthday, a special Happy Birthday event will begin, and you'll receive 2,000 Miles for free.

Grind Nature Day Activities (Available from 04/23 to 05/04 Only)

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Availability April 23 @ 9AM to May 4, 2020

For a limited time, you can complete special Nature Day activities to stock up on Miles. For 1 eco-friendly activity, such as planting shrub starts, you can get up to 1,000 Nook Miles! You can easily rack up Nook Miles each day on Nature Day activities alone!

Nature Day Event Info and Rewards

What are Nook Miles?

Mileage Activities Explained

Activities are based on things connected to your life on the deserted island, like fishing or talking to residents, and you get points called Miles when you clear them.

You can Trade Miles for Items


With the Miles you get from the Nook Mileage Program, you can buy items or pay your moving fees.

There are a lot of items available for Nook Miles, so check out our guide below if you're unsure on what to trade them for:

What Should You Spend Nook Miles on First?

You Can Also Earn Passport Titles


When you clear Nook Mileage Activities, you earn Titles you can use in your passport.
How To Make A Passport - Passport Title List

Related Links


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Beginner's Guide to Animal Crossing New Horizons Unchangeable Features
Choosing a Hemisphere Best Island Layouts
What Should You Choose to Bring to the Island? Picking an Island Name
Best Tent Location How to Cross the River and Water
How to Get Furniture and Materials for House Kits How to Climb Cliffs
Gameplay Basics
What Happens When You Eat Fruit? How to Get Rid of a Bee Sting
What Happens When You Faint? When Does a New Day Start?
How to Use the Camera How to Use the Rescue Service
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Tips and Tricks
Things to Do Every Day All Island Shops and Facilities Upgrades
New Horizons 100% Checklist Time Traveling Guide
How to Increase Inventory Space How to Get Presents from Balloons
Max Villagers and How to Get New Villagers to Move In How to Kick Out Villagers
How to Get Specific Villagers You Want How to Raise Your Island's Star Rating
Infinite Tarantula Island - How to Get or Create It Art Guide | Complete List of Artworks and Fakes
Money, Miles and Shopping
Nook Mileage Program Activities & Rewards List Nook Miles+ Challenges and Rewards
Nook Stop Explained Spending Nook Miles
How to Get Nook Miles Fast How to Make Money Bags (Bell Bags)
How to Get Bells (Money) Fast Money Rock and How to Hit the Rock 8 Times
How to Grow Money Trees from Glowing Spots How to Get Bank Interest
Should You Use the Drop-Off Box? How to Get the Royal Crown
House and Storage
How to Pay Off Your Loan and Upgrade Your Tent and House How to Move Your House
How to Store Furniture and Other Items Designing Your House - How to Use Storage and Decorating Mode
How to Raise Your Happy Home Academy (HHA) Rank Feng Shui Color and Effect Guide
How to Get Rid of Cockroaches | Catching Cockroaches How to Get Moving Wallpaper
How to Get Moving Flooring -
Reimagine Your Character
How To Make A Passport | Passport Title List Changing Hair and Face
How to Get Bedhead / Fix Bedhead -
Reshape Your Island
How Close Can You Plant Trees? How to Chop Wood and Pull Up Trees
How to Get Palm Trees on Your Island How to Build a Bridge
How to Build Slopes, Stairs and Inclines How to Break Rocks
How to Change the Island Tune How to Use Island Designer
List of NookPhone Apps Mystery Island Tour and Nook Miles Ticket Guide
How to Unlock Reactions How to Send Letters and Postcards
Wish on a Shooting Star to Get Star Fragments Lost Item Guide
Party Play | Playing on One Switch Online Play
What Can You Do Online? -
System Info
System Requirements List of Controls
Maintenance | How to Fix an Error How to Delete Save Data
How to Add or Delete Players Can You Transfer Data From Pocket Camp?
amiibo Compatibility NookLink Features
The Language Setting How to Pre-Load


6 Anonymousabout 2 months

For shady shakedown the third one is 20

5 Anonymousabout 2 months

Gotta get them nook miles fast so i can farm tarantulas and get loads of bells real quick. i need to redecorate my island not gonna lie

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