Catching lobsters

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Catching lobsters
Requirements Raw lobster detail.png
Skills

40+ FishingFishing icon.png (60+ recommended)

Items

Lobster pot
30 coins per trip if fishing at Musa Point

Quest

None

Other

68 FishingFishing icon.png (or 63 FishingFishing icon.png with Admiral pie) for Fishing Guild (optional)

Intensity

Unknown

Results
Profit Experience gained
36,200 per hour

19,980 FishingFishing icon.png

Inputs Outputs

540 coins (if fishing at Musa Point)

222 x Raw lobster (36,186)

Fishing lobsters at a fairly high level between level 40 and 62 will bring players, especially non-members, a good chunk of money. However, it is not recommended to fish lobsters if a player can fish monkfish because lobsters only bring about 18,093 to 54,279 per hour assuming between 111 and 333 lobsters are caught.

Non-members can catch raw lobsters on Musa Point by heading to Port Sarim with a Lobster Pot and gold for fare. Speaking to the Seamen, they will ferry you to Musa Point where you can head northwest to reach the fishing pier. After filling an inventory, lobsters can be dropped or they can be deposited in the Port Sarim bank box located by the Monks of Entrana just north east of the Seamen.

After the Swan Song quest, members can fish monkfish. This is noticeably quicker than catching lobsters or swordfish, but usually only higher-level players are there due to the requirements of Swan Song. Nonetheless, free players at Musa Point may bank their catches at the bank deposit box at Port Sarim, but it will cost around 540 coins, which will slightly lower the profit, assuming nine roundtrips are made every hour.


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