Shoveltusk Flank with Skinning in Howling Fjord

Guide Overview

Welcome to the RXP Gold Assistant’s Guide to farming Shoveltusk Flank with Skinning in Howling Fjord.

Shoveltusks, while not a rare creature in Northrend, rarely drop the meat. One of the rare places to farm this is found in open fields in Howling Fjord. Even though they are low level enemies, they are found in decently sized packs so they can be easily looted and skinned. We hope you enjoy our guide and good luck farming.

Expected items: Shoveltusk Flank, Borean Leather, Green items(can be disenchanted or sold).

Rare loot: Arctic Fur.

Routes & Locations

Be prepared

Make sure you empty out your bags and stock up on food and water before you start on this farm if you plan on going for any extended period of time.

Know your target

Shoveltusk travel in packs around the shown area, so its just a matter of getting into the rhythm of killing the pack, skinning it and mounting up to get to the next pack or two.


This is one of the rare spots to farm Shoveltusk Flank and even though its a big area try to keep an eye out for the competition.

Green & Blue BoE items are disenchanting values