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Collecting Snape Grass

Collecting Snape Grass

By: vegury

Contents
  • 1.0 [ Introduction ]
  • 2.0 [ The peninsula west of the Crafting Guild ]
  • 3.0 [ Waterbirth Island ]
  • 4.0 [ Tip: beasts of burden ]
  • 5.0 [ Conclusion ]
  • 6.0 [ Frequently Asked Questions ]
1.0 Introduction
Snape grass collecting is a good way of making money because it’s easy to collect and its high value. Collecting your own snape grass to make prayer potions is very smart, buying the grass is expensive. This guide will teach you the best ways to collect snape grass, both on Waterbirth Island and the peninsula west of the Crafting Guild.
2.0 The peninsula west of the Crafting Guild
Collecting Snape Grass - Farmer100.com RuneScape Guides
If your defence level is low, watch out for the level 28 hobgoblins.
2.1 Using Falador Teleport
Equipment and inventory:
Collecting Snape Grass - Farmer100.com RuneScape Guides
-Boots of lightness
-Spotted cape, Spottier cape
-Penance gloves
-Charged Amulet of glory
-Staff of air
-Law & water runes
You can also use a Staff of water with air runes.
Requirements:
-Level 37 magic
-Level 5 agility
Speed:
350 snape grass an hour = 140k an hour
Method:
Start in the Falador west bank; run south till you see the Crumbling Wall. Use the shortcut and continue to run south. Go west when you have passed the Crafting Guild and follow the peninsula.
Continue taking the snape grass till your inventory is full. Teleport to Falador and bank in the west bank.
2.2 Using the hot air balloons
Equipment and inventory:
Collecting Snape Grass - Farmer100.com RuneScape Guides
-Boots of lightness
-Spotted cape, Spottier cape
-Penance gloves
-Charged Amulet of glory
-Ring of dueling
-One oak log each trip
Requirements:
-Must have completed the Enlightened Journey quest
-Must have unlocked the balloon to the Crafting Guild and Castle Wars (level 50 firemaking needed)
Speed:
450 snape grass an hour = 180k an hour
Method:
Start at Castle Wars, run north and use the option ‘Fly’ at the Assistant Marrow. Click ‘Crafting Guild’ and you’ll fly to the Crafting Guild. Now run south to the peninsula and take the snape grass. When your inventory is full, use your ring of duelling to teleport back to Castle Wars.
You can also move your house to Rimmington and teleport to your house or use the Necklace of skills to teleport to the Crafting Guild.
3.0 Waterbirth Island
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3.1 Using house teleport
Equipment and inventory:
Collecting Snape Grass - Farmer100.com RuneScape Guides
-Boots of lightness
-Spotted cape, Spottier cape
-Penance gloves
-Charged Amulet of glory (or Ring of dueling)
-1000 gp if you haven’t completed The Fremennik Trials
-Staff of air
-Law & earth runes
You can also use an Staff of earth with air runes.
Requirements:
-Completing The Fremennik Trials is recommended
-Level 40 magic
-You must move your house to Relleka
Speed:
750 snape grass an hour = 300k an hour
Method:
Teleport to your house and use the portal to leave. Run north to the dock in the west; right-click on Jarvald and select "travel". He’ll ask you if you want to leave for Waterbirth Island, answer YES. Now collect snape grass till your inventory is full. Use your amulet of glory or duelling ring to bank. Get new runes and teleport to your house again.
You can also use an enchanted lyre to teleport to Relleka. To obtain a lyre, follow the steps 34-38 of the The Fremennik Trials quest guide.
3.2 Using lunar magic
Equipment and inventory:
Collecting Snape Grass - Farmer100.com RuneScape Guides
-Boots of lightness
-Spotted cape, Spottier cape
-Penance gloves
-Charged Amulet of glory (or Ring of dueling)
-Staff of water
-Law and astral runes
Requirements:
-Must have completed the Lunar Diplomacy quest
-You must be on the lunar spell book (or have a friend who's collecting snape grass with lunar with you)
-Level 72 magic
Speed:
1100 snape grass an hour = 440k an hour
Method:
Use the Waterbirth Teleport to teleport to Waterbirth Island. Collect snape grass and when your inventory is full, use your glory amulet or ring of duelling to teleport to a bank. Store the snape grass you’ve collected and withdraw new runes. You can let a friend do the 'tele group Waterbirth Island' spell if you don't have lunar.
4.0 Tip: beasts of burden
Using a beast of burden will make your profit even bigger because they can carry snape grass for you. Beasts of burden are monsters you can summon, they are able to carry a certain amount of items with them. Here is a table with some information about the beast of burdens:
Name Summoning level required# of itemsSnape grass/hourProfit/hour*
Spirit kalphite2561250500k
Bull ant4091350540k
Spirit terrorbird52121450580k
War tortoise67181700680k
Pack Yak96302000800k
* Waterbirth Island using the lunar magic method.
Note: another advantage of the Spirit terrorbird is the special. You can use the scrolls to recharge your run energy.
5.0 Conclusion
Now you know the best ways of collecting snape grass. It’s a great money maker, your profit can go up to 440k an hour (better than crafting natures at a normal runecrafting level)! When collecting snape grass, try to use crowded worlds. Snape grass will respawn faster here so you won’t have to wait for it. You can also use (super) energy potions to keep running, you’ll make more money this way.
6.0 F.A.Q.
Q: Where do I sell the snape grass I collected?
?A:
You can sell your snape grass in the herblore part of the official forum for 350-400 each (take a look here for an up to date price).
Q: I don’t have all the equipment, what should I do?
?A:
Most of the things in the equipments are optional, jewellery is very handy when you’ve forgot a teleport and some item reduce your weight. You don’t have to use these but it is recommended.
Q: I don’t make enough money.

?A:
You can try farming herbs while collecting snape grass; you’ll make some extra money that way. You can also try managing your kingdom; it also gives you some extra money.
Q: Where is snape grass used for?

?A:
Snape grass is used in the skill herblore, it is the second ingredient in the prayer and fishing potion.
Author: vegury

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