Ocarina of Time Gold Skulltula Locations
Below you'll found our comprehensive guide to finding all of the Gold Skulltula Tokens and prizes in the Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time.

Spirit Temple
Gerudo Fortress
Haunted
Wasteland
Desert Colossus
      Gerudo Valley
Dodongo's Cavern
Hyrule/Ganon's Castle
Market 
Hyrule Field
Lon Lon Ranch
Lake Hylia
Water Temple
Fire Temple
Goron City
DM Crater
DM Trail Shadow Temple
Graveyard
Kakariko Well    Z River 
Forest Temple
  SF Meadow
Lost Woods
Kokiri Forest
Ice Cavern
Jabu Jabu
Z Fountain
Z Domain
Deku Tree


Inside The Deku Tree
#36 Past
Once you have Bombs and the Boomerang, return to the Deku Tree and work your way back to the room with the Gohma Larva falling from the ceiling. Light a Deku Stick on the nearby torch and set aflame the northwest corridor. Kill the Deku Baba and blow up the bombable wall behind it to reveal a door. Inside the small room, use the Boomerang to kill and collect the token of the Gold Skulltula against the wall.
[ In the walkthrough... ]
#1 Past

In the same room with compass, raise the platforms and use them to get onto the platform on the left side.
[ In the walkthrough... ]
#2 Past

On the vines leading back up to the main room.
[ In the walkthrough... ]
#3 Past

On the grate near the water.
[ In the walkthrough... ]


Dodongo's Cavern
#54 Past or Future
Re-enter the dungeon after you've beaten it and use the elevator to get to the second floor, then work your way back until you get to the room with the giant stone steps. Either go around the left side and climb the vines or jump off so you land on the steps themselves in order to find this hidden area. You'll need either the Boomerang or the Hookshot to collect the token.
[ In the walkthrough... ]
#15 Past

In the room with the giant steps, waiting for you on the vines at the top.



[ In the walkthrough... ]

#55 Future

In the small corridor with tons of Baby Dodongos, find the spot where Navi flies up and turns green. Play the Scarecrow's Song and use the Hookshot on Pierre to find a Skulltula's hiding spot.
[ In the walkthrough... ]
#16 Past

In the small corridor with tons of Baby Dodongos, lay a bomb or lure a Baby Dodongo and kill it next to the bombable wall to reveal a hidden room. Inside, kill the Keese and claim the token.
[ In the walkthrough... ]
#17 Past

In the zigzagging room a little before the boss, you'll come to a bombable wall that reveals a hidden doorway. Inside, defeat the Armos and collect the Skulltula token behind it.
[ In the walkthrough... ]


Inside Jabu-Jabu's Belly
#29 Past

In the room right before the boss, waiting for you on the vines.


[ In the walkthrough... ]


#27 & 28 Past

After killing all the tentacles, when you fall down into the lower floor, just before fighting Big Octo, there's two Skulltulas waiting for you to use the Boomerang.
[ In the walkthrough... ]
#26 Past

In the room with the water ditch and switch in the center, there's a Skulltula chillin' on the nearby vines. Kill it and raise the water to collect the token.
[ In the walkthrough... ]


Forest Temple
#52 Future

In one of the forest rooms, when you come through onto the upper level, turn left and hop out onto the pillared platform. You'll find this Skulltula against the wall up high.
[ In the walkthrough... ]
#51 Future
In one of the forest rooms, up high against a platform. To get up there, Hookshot to the front side of the small chest. Alternatively, you can drop down from the door above later on from the checkerboard floor room with the ceiling that falls down.
[ In the walkthrough... ]


#49 Future

In the entrance room, climb up the vines on the right and get onto the top of the tree. Use the Hookshot to kill the Skulltula and collect the token.
[ In the walkthrough... ]
#50 Future

In the main room, at the back next to the staircase.
[ In the walkthrough... ]

#53 Future

In the last room before the boss where you push the walls, in one of the cubbies.
[ In the walkthrough... ]


Fire Temple
#58 Future

In the lava room, head to the left side and when you see the Time Block above the door, step back and play the Song of Time to move it down low. Use it to get up and find the guarded Skulltula.
[ In the walkthrough... ]
#59 Future

Following the outer wall of the boulder room, you'll come to a wall where you can hear a Skulltula behind it. Slash it until it sounds funny, then use a bomb to reveal our little friend.
[ In the walkthrough... ]
#62 Future

Within the statue at the entrance is a series of rooms to get the Boss Key. You'll find a Skulltula in one of these rooms.


[ In the walkthrough... ]
#60 Future

At the upper door of the boulder room, turn to the right and play the Scarecrow's Song to make Pierre appear above. Hookshot to him, turn around and Hookshot again. In the next room, you'll find a Skulltula.
[ In the walkthrough... ]
#61 Future

Shortly after collecting #60, climb up and enter the next area. Walk forward, turn left. If you still can't find it, I'm sorry, you're officially blind AND deaf.


[ In the walkthrough... ]


Ice Cavern
#68 Future

In the main room with the spinning ice blade, this Skulltula is just waiting patiently against the wall near some icy stalagmites.
[ In the walkthrough... ]
#69 Future

In the room with the Compass and Heart Piece frozen in red ice, there's a Skulltula hiding behind a stalactite.

[ In the walkthrough... ]
#70 Future

In the room wtih the ice block puzzle, there's a Skulltula against the eastern wall.
[ In the walkthrough... ]


Water Temple
#72 (Future)

When the water's at the lowest level, enter the south corridor and blow a hole through the cracked floor. Sink down and come up in the new room, step on the switch, kill the Tektites and use a Spin Attack while standing next to the grating to hit the crystal switch inside.
[ In the walkthrough... ]


#73 (Future)

After defeating the mini-boss and getting the Longshot, play the Song of Time for the Time Block in the back of the Longshot Room and drop down into the river cavern. Follow the path and around the bend you'll see the Skulltula on the wall. Can't miss it.
[ In the walkthrough... ]
#74 (Future)

After you get the Longshot, return to the room with the platforms that go down the huge waterfall. Snag the Skulltula on the north wall.
[ In the walkthrough... ]
#75 (Future)

After you get the Longshot, return to the center column and use your increased range to get the Skulltula at the very top.

[ In the walkthrough... ]
#76 (Future)

When you re-emerge in the room with the rolling boulders after the Stinger room, snag the Skulltula in the waterfall where one of the boulders originates.
[ In the walkthrough... ]


Within The Well
#79 (Past)

In the center of the main room, there are two locked doors. In the left one is a lone Deku Baba and some killer jars, along with a Skulltula on the back wall.

[ In the walkthrough... ]
#80 (Past)

In the center of the main room, there are two locked doors. In the right one are several Keese and an invisible walkway. In the corner is a Skulltula.

[ In the walkthrough... ]
#81 (Past)

In the northeast corner of the dungeon is a hole you can crawl through. Do so, go through the locked door, traverse the invisible pit filled room, and in the next room is a Like Like guarding a Skulltula.
[ In the walkthrough... ]


Shadow Temple
#84 Future

In the first skull room, where you get a small key, you'll find a Skulltula patiently awaiting you behind the skull.


[ In the walkthrough... ]
#83 Future

In the room with the stone umbrella, push the stone to the second deadly trap, then find the Skulltula in one of the side areas.


[ In the walkthrough... ]
#82 Future

In the giant guillotine cavern, once you get through the chopping gauntlet, turn left and use the Lens of Truth to see invisible platforms. Use them to get to a hidden room rewarding a Skulltula after killing all the enemies.
[ In the walkthrough... ]
#86 Future

Near the end, there's a room that splits off into a room in each compass direction. The skull room (west) has a Skulltula behind the three spinning skulls.
[ In the walkthrough... ]
#85 Future
When you get on the Shadow Ferry, stand near the front of the boat to make Navi fly over to a platform up high. Play the Scarecrow's Song to make Pierre appear, whom you can Longshot to, then acquire the Skulltula here.

[ In the walkthrough... ]


Spirit Temple
#99 Future

In the main room (with the Colossus) there's a Skulltula on the platform in the northwest corner of the room. You can get to it by getting onto the top of the southwest platform (past side) and playing the Scarecrow's Song to make Pierre appear. Use the Longshot to get across.
[ In the walkthrough... ]
 
#96 Past

Near the main room, there's a little room (past) where you use Bombchus to reveal sunlight for the sun face in order to proceed. There's a Skulltula on the wall where you climbed up.
[ In the walkthrough... ]
 
#97 Past

In the "past side" of the temple, in the hallway just before fighting the Iron Knuckle, turn around to find a Skulltula.

[ In the walkthrough... ]
#95 Past

On the first floor of the "past side" there's a room with several Keese against some iron grating where you'll find a Skulltula on one side.
[ In the walkthrough... ]
#98 Future

In the room where the boulders roll back and forth, use the Song of Time to move the Time Block covering one of the cubbies and uncover a Skulltula.
[ In the walkthrough... ]


Kokiri Forest
#37 Past

Use a bottle of bugs on the soft patch of soil behind the shop.
[ In the walkthrough... ]
#8 Past, Night

Behind the house of the Know-It-All-Brothers at night only. You'll either need the Boomerang or to Jump Attack/Backflip to collect this token.
[ In the walkthrough... ]
#46 Future, Night

On the roof of the Twin's House at night. You'll need the Hookshot to collect the token.
[ In the walkthrough... ]


Lost Woods

To get to the hidden meadow:
Right, left, right, left, left.
#47 Future, Night

Plant a Magic Bean in the hidden meadow, then return in the future at night to find a Skulltula up on the platform.
[ In the walkthrough... ]
#38 Past

From the start, go left twice. Use a bottle of bugs on the soft soil here.

[ In the walkthrough... ]
#39 Past

Use a bottle of bugs on the soft soil in the hidden meadow (use the map on the left to find it).
[ In the walkthrough... ]


Sacred Forest Meadow
#48 Future, Night

At night, there's a Skulltula up high on the eastern wall. You'll need the Hookshot to collect it.
[ In the walkthrough... ]


Hyrule Field
#34 Past or Future
Lay a Bomb at the base of the tree between Hyrule Castle and Kakariko Village, towards the corner of the wall to reveal a hole. Inside, kill the Big Skulltula guarding our little Skulltula friend.
[ In the walkthrough... ]
#41 Past or Future
Use a Bomb in the center of the lonely circle of stones in the dry, dusty area leading to Gerudo Valley to reveal a hole. Inside, use Din's Fire or Fire Arrows to burn the cobwebs. There's a cow in one of these smaller areas hiding a Skulltula fugitive; the fiend!
[ In the walkthrough... ]


Lon Lon Ranch
#32 Past, Night

On one of the upper windows of the ranch house at night. You'll need the Boomerang.
[ In the walkthrough... ]


#6 Past

Roll into the tree next to the ranch house.


[ In the walkthrough... ]
#33 Past, Night

On one of the outer walls at night, near the feeding silo. You'll need the Boomerang.
[ In the walkthrough... ]
#7 Past, Night

On the back of the feeding corral, night only.

[ In the walkthrough... ]


Hyrule Town Market
#4 Past
At the exit of the Market leading to Hyrule Field, there's a guardhouse off to the side. Roll into the rightmost crate in the far back to reveal a Skulltula stowaway.
[ In the walkthrough... ]


Hyrule Castle / Ganon's Castle Grounds


#78 Past
Sneak past all the guards and once you get to the end of this outer area, near where you pushed and pulled the milk crates to sneak into the castle courtyard, there's a lone tree at the corner of the fence. Play the Song of Storms while standing next to it to reveal a hidden hole. Inside, bomb the left wall to find a Gold Skulltula. There's a little trick here where you can Boomerang the token and back up onto the pad, so that when you reappear, the Skulltula is still there... Cheating this way, you can get all the way to 100 Skulltulas...! Gasp!
[ In the walkthrough... ]
#5 Past

At the entrance to the Hyrule Castle area is a lone tree just begging to be rolled into.

[ In the walkthrough... ]
#45 Future

In the area surrounding Ganon's Castle is the last remnants of pillars still standing. There's a Skulltula chillin' just above the lava that you can use your Hookshot on.
[ In the walkthrough... ]


Kakariko Village
#12 Past, Night

Roll into the tree in the center of the village, kinda near the entrance.
[ In the walkthrough... ]
#14 Past, Night

At night, up against the side of the house closest to Death Mountain.
[ In the walkthrough... ]
#13 Past, Night

At night, on the upper part of the ladder of the lookout tower.
[ In the walkthrough... ]
#11 Past, Night

At night, against the side of the Skulltula House. Way to hide, Mr. Skulltula! Stupid thing...
[ In the walkthrough... ]
#44 Future, Night

At night, up on the roof of Impa's House. Use your Hookshot to get on top of the Skulltula House, then onto this roof.
[ In the walkthrough... ]
#10 Past, Night

At night, hiding amongst the construction area near the center of the village.

[ In the walkthrough... ]


Graveyard
#9 Past

Use a bottle of bugs on the soft soil in the corner. Just be sure to step back.
[ In the walkthrough... ]
#35 Past, Night

Waiting against the south wall for you to use your Boomerang. How considerate.
[ In the walkthrough... ]


Death Mountain Trail
#63 Future, Night

At night, use the Megaton Hammer on the red boulders on the path to the top of Death Mountain. There's a Skulltula behind the one closest to the climbable wall.
[ In the walkthrough... ]
#64 Future, Night

At night, use the Megaton Hammer on the red boulder in the fenced area just above the entrance to Dodongo's Cavern to find a Skulltula.

[ In the walkthrough... ]
#19 Past

Use a bottle of bugs on the soft soil in front of the entrance to Dodongo's Cavern.
[ In the walkthrough... ]
#18 Past
Along the path, close to Kakariko, is a funny looking wall. Use a bomb on it to reveal a Skulltula hiding there.
[ In the walkthrough... ]


Goron City
#20 Past
In the top part of Goron City, there's an area blocked off by three boulders, which you can blow up or tightrope-walk across the ropes to get to the back room in the top left corner of the city. Once back there, follow the map below to get to the back and roll into the crate to find the Skulltula.
[ In the walkthrough... ]
#56 Future, Night

At night, there's a Gold Skulltula on the back of the pedestal suspended by ropes that used to house Goron's Ruby. Only found in the future.
[ In the walkthrough... ]


Death Mountain Crater
#21 Past

Roll into the crate at the exit leading to Death Mountain Trail.
[ In the walkthrough... ]
#57 Past

Use a bottle of bugs on the soft patch of soil near the teleport pad.
[ In the walkthrough... ]


Zora's River


#65 Future, Night

At night, you can get up on the platform in the middle to collect this token by taking the ladder on the side, or by using the Magic Bean Plant.
[ In the walkthrough... ]

#22 Past, Night

Roll into the tree at the entrance.
[ In the walkthrough... ]
#66 Future, Night

At night, there's a Skulltula up high on a wall near the waterfall. If you stand on the fence, you can reach it with just the Hookshot.
[ In the walkthrough... ]
#23 Past, Night

At night, there's a Skulltula chillin' on the ladder leading up to the twisting platforms in front of the waterfall.

[ In the walkthrough... ]


Zora's Domain
#67 Future, Night

At night, in the future, there's a Skulltula against the wall near the top of the frozen waterfall. Stand out just at the edge of it, turn left and use your Hookshot.
[ In the walkthrough... ]


Zora's Fountain
#31 Past, Night

At night, there's a Skulltula against the western wall, just around the corner from the entrance to this area. Stand on the log and use the Boomerang to collect the token.
[ In the walkthrough... ]
#30 Past

Roll into the lone tree in the far corner of the area.



[ In the walkthrough... ]
#100 Future, Night

Lift the silver boulder in the far corner of the area to reveal a hidden gauntlet of invisible Big Skulltulas. At the end, climb the ladder and find a Skulltula off to the left (at night).
[ In the walkthrough... ]


Lake Hylia
#40 Past, Night

At night, against the backside of the Lakeside Laboratory.

[ In the walkthrough... ]
#71 Future

Sink down to the bottom of the water in the Lakeside Laboratory and roll into the crate.
[ In the walkthrough... ]
#24 Past

Use a bottle of bugs on the soft soil beside the Lakeside Laboratory.

[ In the walkthrough... ]
#77 Future, Night

At night, on the tree right above the Water Temple. Use the Longshot to get onto the branch.
[ In the walkthrough... ]
#25 Past, Night

At night, waiting for you on the little island where you get the Fire Arrows.

[ In the walkthrough... ]


Gerudo Valley
#87 Future, Night

At night, behind the carpenter's tent.

[ In the walkthrough... ]


#43 Past

Use a bottle of bugs on the soft soil in the lower part of the valley.
[ In the walkthrough... ]
#88 Future, Night

At night, chillin' against the backside of some stone pillars near the carpenter's tent.
[ In the walkthrough... ]
#42 Past, Night

At night, right at the entrance at the little waterfall next to the plank-bridge.

[ In the walkthrough... ]


Gerudo Fortress
#90 Future, Night

At night, chillin' on the large target at the Horseback Archery Range as far away from civilization as it can get. Maybe it's just really shy... Poor little Skulltula!
[ In the walkthrough... ]
#89 Future, Night

At night, hiding against a wall near the top of the fortress. When you come out the door next to that "low down, climbable part," just turn right.
[ In the walkthrough... ]


Haunted Wasteland
#91 Future

When you come to the stone structure halfway through the desert, hop down inside it and you'll find this Skulltula awaiting you.
[ In the walkthrough... ]


Desert Colossus
#92 Past

Use a bottle of bugs on the soft soil in front of the temple.


[ In the walkthrough... ]
#94 Future, Night

At night, in the branches of one of the palm trees at the oasis to the south.


[ In the walkthrough... ]
#93 Future, Night

At night, ride the Magic Bean Plant in front of the temple until it takes you to one of the islands that has this Skulltula on it.
[ In the walkthrough... ]