Faron Grasshopper Farming Guide and How to Use | Zelda: Skyward Sword HD (Switch)

Skyward Sword HD Faron Grasshopper Farming Guide
This is a guide to farming Faron Grasshopper, a Bug in The Legend of Zelda: Skyward Sword HD for the Nintendo Switch. Learn where to get Faron Grasshopper, map location, its sell price, as well as what you can do with it.

Faron Grasshopper Basic Information

Faron Grasshopper
Faron Grasshopper Set
Material Type Bug
A valuable and hard-to-catch forest insect that will leap away when in danger.

How to Farm Faron Grasshoppers

Faron Grasshopper Locations and Sources

Faron Grasshoppers can be found in certain locations in the Sky and the Surface. See the table below to learn where to find Faron Grasshoppers.

Material Locations and Sources
Faron Grasshopper ・Sealed Grounds
・Sealed Temple
・Faron Woods
・Deep Woods
・Bug Rock

Obtainable in Faron Woods

Players can catch the Faron Grasshopper in Faron Woods. Players will need the Bug Net, so make sure to pick that up at Beedle's Shop first.

Faron Grasshopper Maps

Faron Woods Sealed Grounds
Deep Woods Lake Floria

These maps contain the potential spawn points for Faron Grasshopper, indicated by a green dot. Note that their appearance on these spawn points are sometimes random.

Obtainable in Bug Heaven

Zelda Skyward Sword HD - Bug Heaven
As players progress in the story, Strich will eventually appear on the island in the clouds, Bug Rock. Here, players will unlock the mini game: Bug Heaven. The Faron Grasshopper is One out of Four possible rewards for completing the Bug Wrangler level of Bug Heaven within Two minutes.

Completing this mini game within Two minutes rewards players with a Five stack of bugs as a reward so it is highly recommended for players who are collecting bugs to try it out.

Possible Rewards for Bug Wrangler Level

Eldin Roller Faron Grass Hopper
Starry Firefly Sand Cicada

Have Bug Medal in your Inventory

Bug Medal Get
The Bug Medal enables you to see bugs that spawned in your current area on your map. You can obtain the Bug Medal from Beedle's Shop.

How to Get the Bug Medal: Location and How to Use

What to Do With Faron Grasshoppers

Sell for Rupees

Faron Grasshoppers can be sold to Strich at night for 40 Rupees.

Material Sell Price
Faron Grasshopper 40

Use It to Upgrade Potions

Faron Grasshoppers can be used to upgrade the following potions.

Item Required Materials
Guardian Potion + IconGuardian Potion + Guardian Potion
Starry Firefly x3
Faron Grasshopper x1
Eldin Roller x2
Blessed Butterfly x3
Stamina Potion + IconStamina Potion + Stamina Potion
Volcanic Ladybug x3
Sky Stag Beetle x2
Gerudo Dragonfly x2
Faron Grasshopper x1

Potion Recipes List and How to Use

Related Guides

Zelda Skyward Sword HD - Materials Partial

List of Materials

Deku Hornet Eldin Roller
Gerudo Dragonfly Lanayru Ant
Sand Cicada Sky Stag Beetle Skyloft Mantis
Starry Firefly Volcanic Ladybug Woodland Rhino Beetle
Amber Relic Ancient Flower Bird Feather
Blue Bird Feather Dusk Relic Eldin Ore
Evil Crystal Goddess Plume Golden Skull
Hornet Larvae Jelly Blob Lizard Tail
Monster Claw Monster Horn Ornamental Skull
Tumbleweed - -

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