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Scientific NameSalvelinus leucomaenis ssp. leucomaenis
Time of YearMarch to June, September to November
Time of Day4AM to 9AM and 4PM to 9PM, 4AM to 9PM
Size22.1 in
Shadow SizeMedium
Selling Price3,800
Species Number#27

The Char is an fish that can be found in the waterfalls. It appears in March to June, from 4AM to 9AM and from 4PM to 9PM. It will appear again from September to November to 4AM to 9PM. When selling it to Re-Tail, the player will earn 3,800 Bells.


The Char is found in the waterfalls.

The Museum

The Char can be donated to the museum. Upon doing so, the following text is given by Blathers:

"Char are related to salmon and live in rivers upstream, not generally migrating to the ocean. They prefer colder water and dwell in secluded, clear rivers deep in mountain ranges. Since they tend to hide mostly in between rocks in these cold areas, they can be rather difficult to spot."


Upon catching the fish, the player will say the following:

"I caught a char! How bizarre!"