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Disambig.png This article is about Wood.png Wood, not to be confused with Fungal Wood.png Fungal Wood Aberration Icon.png, or Fungal Wood.png Fungal Wood Extinction Icon.png

A thick, sturdy cutting from a tree.
Type Resource
Found Trees
Weight 0.5
Stack Size 100
Stack Size (Mobile) 5000
Spawn Command
cheat giveitemnum 7 1 0 0
cheat GFI Wood 1 0 0
cheat giveitem "Blueprint'/Game/PrimalEarth/CoreBlueprints/Resources/PrimalItemResource_Wood.PrimalItemResource_Wood'" 1 0 0
Found in Supply Crate White, Green, Blue
Used to craft 302 items
Purchase (Mobile)
Purchase Yields 100 Pieces
Purchased in Lumber Mill (Mobile).png Lumber Mill Logo Mobile.svg
Cost 35 × Cuts (Mobile).png Cuts Logo Mobile.svg

Wood is an easily obtainable resource in ARK: Survival Evolved that can be harvested from trees using tools, dinosaurs, or your bare hands, but is most efficiently harvested with a Metal Hatchet.png Metal Hatchet and Mammoth.png Mammoth,Giant Beaver.png Castoroides, or Therizinosaur.png Therizinosaur. Wood is a very valuable resource due to its many uses and the high quantities of it required in crafting. It can be found in white, green and blue Supply Crates as well as in Giant Beaver Dam.png Giant Beaver Dams.

Every time Wood is consumed as a fuel source it creates Charcoal.png Charcoal.

Burn times[edit | edit source]

Uses[edit | edit source]

Used to craft:

Full list of items crafted with Wood

Gathering[edit | edit source]

Wood.png Wood
Creature / ToolGain per action
Giant Beaver.png Castoroides★★★★★
Gathers autonomously
Chainsaw (Scorched Earth).png Chainsaw Scorched Earth Icon.png★★★★★
Mammoth.png Mammoth★★★★★
Roll Rat.png Roll Rat★★★★★
Therizinosaur.png Therizinosaur★★★★★
Thorny Dragon.png Thorny Dragon★★★★★
Mantis.png Mantis★★★★☆
Metal Hatchet.png Metal Hatchet★★★★☆
Pachyrhinosaurus.png Pachyrhinosaurus★★★☆☆
Stone Hatchet.png Stone Hatchet★★★☆☆

Note: When gathering on Scorched Earth, Thorny Dragon gathers at the same rate as Beaver and Rock Elemental gathers slightly better than Thorny Dragon of same level.

When gathering from small trees on Scorched Earth, Wood is gathered like Berries (see efficiency table on the Berries page).

Weight Reduction[edit | edit source]

The following creatures reduce the weight of Wood by the listed amount while it is in their inventory:

Creature Reduced by
Roll Rat.png Roll Rat 80%
Mammoth.png Mammoth 75%
Giant Beaver.png Castoroides 50%
Gacha.png Gacha 50%
Ravager.png Ravager 50%
Thorny Dragon.png Thorny Dragon 50%

References[edit | edit source]