There’s a couple of ways to remove trees in Animal Crossing: New Horizons, and you can do so very early on in the game.
You’ll need either an axe (not a stone axe) or a shovel and some fruit to do so.
If you have crafted a standard axe, you can simply chop at a tree three times and it’ll fall.
How do you get rid of trees in Animal Crossing?
Removing Trees in Animal Crossing
If you don’t have any, just shake some trees or hit them with an axe. When you eat Fruit, your character will be more powerful, being able to do things they normally couldn’t. Equip your shovel and walk towards the tree you want to remove, make sure that you’re standing next to it.
How do you get rid of tree stumps in Animal Crossing?
Removal. Tree stumps can be removed by using a shovel when standing next to and aiming at the stump using the action button. The player will push the shovel underneath the stump and pull upwards, throwing the stump to one side where it will disappear.
Can you cut down trees in Animal Crossing New Leaf?
Trees that have started or finished growing will not die naturally, and must be cut down with an axe if they need to be removed. When cut, a stump remains, which must be dug up with a shovel. Occasionally, the stump will feature a unique pattern, but only in New Leaf.
Do trees grow back on Island Animal Crossing?
No, the stumps won’t grow back to trees.
How do you cut down a tree in New Horizons?
Once you have the axe just equip it and you’re ready to go. Now just walk up to whatever tree you want to chop down and press A to swing the axe, hitting the tree. Depending on which type of axe you have it will take a few hits, so keep mashing A until you strike all the way through and the tree comes tumbling down.
How do I get rid of trees on New Horizons?
Equip your shovel and walk towards the tree you want to remove, make sure that you’re standing next to it. Press the ‘A’ button on your Nintendo Switch. Your character will remove the tree with their shovel. The tree will be placed inside your inventory, allowing you to place it down somewhere else.