Dungeon Gold Skulltulas:
Deku tree - In an alcove on the left side of a room on the third
Deku tree - Room you fall to when falling through web. On vines
Deku tree - Room you fall to when falling through web. On grate
Deku tree - Behind the only bombable wall in the Deku tree.
You'll have to come back for it later. From start, it's down the
big hole, crawl through the small hole, then to your left behind a
Dodonogo's Cavern - In the passageway to the right of the entrance
into the big room, in a secret room on the right wall of the
passage. Blow up the doorway by killing an exploding lizard next
Dodonogo's Cavern - In the big stairway room, on the vines by the
second floor doorway.
Dodonogo's Cavern - In the big stairway room, right above the big
stairs in a small alcove. In order to get this one you have to
return to the cavern after getting the boomerang and use the
moving pillar in the big room to get to the second floor, then
make your way back to this room and the stairs will be raised so
you can get to it.
Dodonogo's Cavern - In the room before the boss's room where you
have to push some blocks around, there's a bombable door on the
north end of the room. Bomb it open and kill the statue inside to
reveal this one.
Dodonogo's Cavern - Go right from the main room into the hallway
with the exploding lizards. To your left is an alcove. Use the
scarecrow's song and hookshot to it.
Jabu-Jabu's belly - On the vines in the room with a switch in the
middle that raises the water level.
Jabu-Jabu's belly - In the room you fall to after falling through
Jabu-Jabu's belly - Right next to the previous gold skulltula in
the same room.
Jabu-Jabu's belly - On the vines in the room right before the
Forest Temple - Entrance on vines on right wall.
Forest Temple - On the right wall of the big room, near the
stairway opposite the entryway.
Forest Temple - In the East Plant Room on the wall on the Island.
(use the hookshot on the chest to get on to the island.)
Forest Temple - In the West Plant Room on the wall , only
reachable from the balcony.
Forest Temple - In the rotating room just before the boss, in one
of the little alcove's.
Bottom of the well - In the pit room (See Bottom of the Well
walkthrough for details).
Bottom of the well - In the room next to the pit room (See Bottom
of the Well walkthrough).
Bottom of the well - In the Shield-eater room (See Bottom of the
Fire Temple - In the big lava room with the bridge (first room you
go through) on the far North side there's a blue block above the
doorway. Play the song of time to move it and go through the new
door that's revealed. The gold skulltula is in that room.
Fire Temple - In the maze like room with the large boulders
everywhere, one of the walls can be blown open to reveal a gold
skulltula in a small alcove. Walk along the outside walls and
listen for it. It's in the northeastern part of the room.
Fire Temple - In the room with the Shield-eater just before the
boss key room.
Fire Temple - On the second floor of the boulder maze above the
doorway there is a high platform. Use the Scarecrows song and
hookshot to it. Then hookshot over to a platform across from it
and it will lift you to a secret area that has a gold skulltula.
Fire Temple - Continue past the last gold skulltula and you'll end
up in the donut room where the megaton hammer is. To your left on
the wall is a skulltula you can get with the hookshot.
Ice Cavern - In the room with the helicopter blade thing made out
Ice Cavern - In the small round room East of the helicopter blade
Ice Cavern - In the room with the moving block of ice, West of the
helicopter blade room.
Water Temple - Above the second vortex in the underground river.
Water Temple - Inside the tower in the middle of the main room, at
the top. Need longshot first.
Water Temple - Behind the waterfall in the room with the boulder
rolling right before the boss key.
Water Temple - High on the right hand wall in the room with the
big waterfall and the platforms going down it. Need longshot.
Water Temple - There's a passageway on the bottom level (left from
the passage that leads to where you meet Ruto) that leads to a
dead end with a gold skulltula behind a grate. Use a power spin
move (hold A and charge, then release) next to the grate to hit
the shock switch inside and open the grate.
Shadow Temple - In a room on a side path from the giant room with
the falling blades. Go left instead of right after fighting the
Stalfos, go through the door, and kill the enemies to open a door
leading to the skulltula (This one's in the walkthrough).
Shadow Temple - In the room with the falling spikes in a cage to
Shadow Temple - In the room with the single giant skull there's
one behind the skull.
Shadow Temple - In the room with the ghost ship, stand on the
platform next to the ship and play the Scarecrow's Song to have
Pierre appear across the way. Longshot over to get the skulltula.
Shadow Temple - In the room with the three rotating giant skulls,
behind the skulls.
Spirit Temple - After crawling through the hole at the beginning
as young Link, go through the right door and it's on the fence
across the pit.
Spirit Temple - After crawling through the second small hole as
young Link, climb up the rock face where the regular skulltulas
are and then turn around to see the gold one.
Spirit Temple - As young Link, after the room where you have to
move the blocks to get the sun symbol into the sunlight you'll be
in a staircase. It's above the door you entered through.
Spirit Temple - As adult Link, in the room with the rolling
boulders and the silver coins, in an alcove blocked by a blue Time
block. Use song of Time. (Cool camera angle in there!)
Spirit Temple - As adult Link, in the room with the huge statue
where you got the map, go up the stairs and play Scarecrow's Song
to hookshot across to a ledge with a gold skulltula.
Non-dungeon Gold Skulltulas (Most of these require it to be night
to find them):
AL=Adult Link only, YL=Young Link only, neither=either link
Hyrule Field - AL - Find a circle of stones near the entrance to
Gerudo Valley, smash the red boulder with the hammer, bomb a hole
in the ground, then use Din's Fire to find it behind a web and a
Hyrule Field - As you leave Kakariko Village turn right and head
to a small tree. Bomb the ground near it, drop down the hole.
Skulltula is near ceiling
Kokiri Forest - YL - Back of Know-It-All-Brother's house
Kokiri Forest - YL - Drop a bottle of bugs on the soft soil by the
shop and one will pop out.
Kokiri Forest - AL - Back of the Twin's House.
Hyrule Castle - YL - In a crate inside the guard house at the
market entrance (roll attack to open)
Hyrule Castle - YL - The first tree you see when entering the
castle grounds (roll attack it)
Hyrule Castle - YL - After getting past the outside guards in
Hyrule Castle's grounds, swim down the moat to the corner where
there's a big tree. Play Song of Storms, drop down the hole, and
bomb the walls
Hyrule Castle - AL - Go to the right of the castle and there's a
stone arch. It's on the back of it.
Lon Lon Ranch - YL - Near the roof of Talon's house on his second
Lon Lon Ranch - YL - In a tree near the entrance to the ranch,
roll attack to get it
Lon Lon Ranch - YL - Behind the shed at the edge of the corral
Lon Lon Ranch - YL - Outer wall of the ranch, just north of the
Kakariko Village - YL - On a tree near the entrance
Kakariko Village - YL - On a red brick at the construction site in
the middle of town.
Kakariko Village - YL - On the side of the house where the guard's
Kakariko Village - YL - On that high tower in the northern part of
Kakariko Village - YL - The side of the rich cursed family's
Kakariko Village - AL - On the wall above the chicken women's
house (use longshot to get up there)
Kakariko Graveyard - YL - On the southeastern wall.
Kakariko Graveyard - YL - Use bugs on the soft soil
Lost Woods - YL - The soft soil two screens left of the first area
has one if bugs are used on it
Lost Woods - YL - The soft soil that's R,L,R,L,L from entrance
Lost Woods - AL - The magic leaf platform R,L,R,L,L from the
entrance leads up to one
Lost Woods - AL - To the east of the stairs in the Sacred Forest
Death Mountain Trail - In a cave behind a bombable wall a little
ways up the trail.
Death Mountain Trail - YL -In the soft soil at the entrance to
Dodonogo's Cavern (use bugs)
Death Mountain Trail - AL - In a small nook above the entrance to
Dodonogo's Cavern where the bomb plant was. Destroy the red rock
there with the hammer to find it.
Death Mountain Trail - AL - After beating the Fire Temple, go up
to where the rocks used to rain down on your head. Smash the red
boulders there with the hammer and it's behind one of them
Death Mountain - YL - In a crate just inside the crater (the
mountain summit entrance)
Death Mountain - YL - Another soft soil spot near the crater. Use
Bolero of Fire to get to it.
Goron City - YL - Smash open a crate on the top floor in a room
full of boulders
Goron City - AL - On the side of the small stone platform
suspended above the city.
Zora's River - YL - In a tree at the mouth of the river
Zora's River - YL - On the ladder near the entrance to Zora's
Zora's River - AL - Just before the section with the waterfall is
a bridge in a fairly narrow valley. Look very high on the left
wall. You'll need the Longshot.
Zora's River - AL - Ride the magic leaf platform that's at the
beginning of the river (assuming you planted the bean as young
Link there) and near the beginning of it's trip it floats over a
high platform with a boulder in the middle of a ring of rocks.
Jump off onto this platform. Look high on the South wall and you
should see it.
Zora's Domain - AL - High up next to the frozen waterfall
Zora's Fountain - YL - A tree on the small island in the Southeast
corner (roll attack)
Zora's Fountain - YL - Just to the right of the fallen log
Zora's Fountain - AL - Pick up the gray boulder in front of the
Faerie's Fountain using the silver gauntlet to reveal a hole
leading to one
Lake Hylia - YL - The small island with the two small pillars
where you get the Fire arrows
Lake Hylia - YL - Behind the Lake Hylia Lab
Lake Hylia - YL - Use bugs on the soft soil next to the lab
Lake Hylia - AL - In a crate at the bottom of the Lake Hylia Lab
pool (use roll attack with Iron Boots)
Lake Hylia - AL - Above the Water Temple is a dead tree. Use your
Longshot on a spot on the trunk just above the branch to get up
and land on the branch. It's on the top of the trunk.
Gerudo Valley - YL - When you first enter the valley and are
walking across the plank look right
Gerudo Valley - YL - The soft soil spot on the ledge that you
float to from the right side of the bridge using a chicken. Drop
a bottle of bugs on it.
Gerudo Valley - AL - Look behind the tent on the back stone wall
Gerudo Valley - AL - On the left leg of the stone arch near the
Gerudo Fortress - AL - There is one high above the eastern wall of
Gerudo Fortress - AL - In the horseback archery range on the
Haunted Wasteland - AL - Inside the stone structure where you
discover the phantom guide.
Desert Colossus - AL - When you first get there, head left and
it's on a palm tree near a sand pit.
Desert Colossus - YL - A soft soil spot has one if you use a
bottle of bugs on it
Desert Colossus - AL - The magic leaf platform from the previous
one will take you to one.