Money making guide/Collecting

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Collecting methods[edit | edit source]

Method Profit Skill Category Intensity Members
Collecting ashes 65,000 Firemaking 30 Collecting Low
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Picking bananas 147,000 None Collecting Moderate
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Collecting jangerberries 137,000 Agility 10 Collecting Low
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Collecting mort myre fungi 612,000 Decent Prayer recommended Collecting Low
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Collecting wine of zamorak 323,000 Magic 33
Hitpoints 20+ recommended
Collecting Moderate
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Collecting snape grass 236,000 Magic 72 recommended Collecting Low
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Collecting blue dragon scales 361,000 Agility 70 recommended
Magic 37 recommended
Collecting Low
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Collecting potato cacti 192,000 Decent Combat and Defence recommended
Prayer 43+ recommended
Collecting Moderate
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Collecting buckets of sand 35,000 Construction 50
Magic 40 recommended
Collecting Moderate
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Collecting red spiders' eggs 363,000 Decent Combat and Defence recommended
Prayer 25 recommended for Protect Item
Collecting Low
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Collecting big bones from the Bone Yard 52,000 Decent Combat and Defence recommended
Prayer 25 recommended for Protect Item
Collecting Moderate
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Collecting planks 212,000 None Collecting Low
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Collecting anti-dragon shields 84,000 High Agility recommended to have increased running energy restoration. Collecting High
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Collecting climbing boots 309,000 Decent Agility recommended Collecting High
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Collecting black scimitars from Ardougne Castle 209,000 Thieving 61 Collecting Low
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Collecting runes at Ourania Altar 295,000 Decent Combat and Defence recommended
Prayer 43+ recommended
Collecting Low
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Picking potatoes 50,000 None Collecting Low
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Collecting swamp tar from the Lady Zay 25,000 None Collecting Low
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Collecting white berries 151,000 Agility 56 (higher, the better) Collecting Low
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Collecting iron ore 104,000 None Collecting Low
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Looting in Revenant Caves 458,000

High Agility recommended to access shortcuts and have increased running energy restoration
Prayer 43+ recommended, especially for mid-to-high Combat
Defence 40+ (optional for dragonhide armour)

Collecting High
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Collecting and tanning cowhide 82,000 None Collecting Low
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Buying monkey nuts 954,000 none Collecting Low
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Buying feather packs 228,000 None Collecting Low
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Collecting monk's robes 93,000 Prayer 31 Prayer required Collecting Low
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Collecting steel platebodies 91,000 Decent Combat and Defence recommended
Prayer 43 recommended for Protect from Melee
Magic 25 for Varrock Teleport
Collecting Moderate
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Collecting anti-dragon shields (free-to-play) 93,000 None Collecting Moderate
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Buying ale from the Rising Sun Inn 42,000 None Collecting High
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Planting mithril seeds 222,000 None Collecting Low
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Collecting cosmic runes 215,000 Decent Combat and Defence recommended
Prayer 43 recommended for protection prayers
Collecting Moderate
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Collecting chaos runes 257,000 Decent Combat recommended
Magic 25 to teleport to Varrock
Collecting Moderate
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Looting ogre coffins 403,000 Agility High agility recommended Collecting Moderate
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Looting the nature rune chest in Ardougne 46,000 Thieving 28 Collecting Low
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Making weapon poison(++) 184,000 Herblore 82 Collecting High
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Stealing cave goblin wire 362,000 Thieving 44 Collecting High
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Stealing from Rogues' Castle chests 365,000 Thieving 84
Prayer 43+ strongly recommended
Collecting High
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Delivering food in Gnome Restaurant 231,000

Cooking 42 strongly recommended
Magic 66 recommended
Prayer 43 (optional but there may be aggressive foes nearby)

Collecting High
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Buying team capes 8,000 None Collecting Low
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Buying kebabs in Al Kharid 41,000 None Collecting High
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Buying from Wydin's Food Store 35,000 None Collecting High
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Stealing Wydin's bananas 35,000 None Collecting High
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Collecting red spiders' eggs (free-to-play) 264,000 Combat 69+ recommended Collecting Moderate
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