How to Get a Pole Vault & Cross Rivers in Animal Crossing New Horizons

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Posted on March 22nd, 2020, 12:58 AM by Hannah

How to get a Vaulting Pole in Animal Crossing New Horizon.

Welcome to Animal Crossing New Horizon! I bet you want to explore your island but can’t get across that pesky river yet, well let's cross that river together!

  • Step 1: Craft a Net and a Fishing Pole.
  • Step 2: Catch 5 creatures, either fish or bugs and give them to Tom Nook.
  • Step 3: Once you have given him 5 he will call his friend Blathers who will want to come to the island.
  • Step 4: Tom Nook will ask you to find a spot to set up Blathers Museum tent. Find a good spot for him and the next day Blathers tent will be set up and you can go in and talk to him. Note: New days begin at 5:00 AM
  • Step 5: After talking to Blathers he will give you a crafting recipe for a Vaulting Pole
  • Step 6: Gather the necessary materials and craft yourself a Vaulting Pole.
  • Step 7: Success! Now with your handy-dandy Vaulting Pole you are able to cross the rivers and explore the rest of your island!! Equip the Vaulting pole and stand on the edge of a river and press A to vault over the river to the other side.