Rocks are impenetrable gray circles in, similar to, but less common than hills. Most animals can't climb over them, even animals that are able to climb hills. The following animals can use them:

Even though some animals such as Bears, Polar Bears and Gorillas can climb over hills, most hill-climbers are still unable to climb over rocks. Rocks always are found on hills, which spawn in all biomes.



  • The design of the rock changed on January 13, 2017. The design was created by Shaun Goodwin.
    • However, due to negative feedback, the design of the rock was changed back on January 17. The Design of rocks is kept on the game files.[3]
    • Some mod packs include the old rock design in-game.
  • Prior to December 28, 2016, Dragons were the only creatures that could go through rocks.
  • Rocks are found in every biome. They are mostly found in the Arctic
  • If you are an Eagle flying with your talons out, you will be able to fly over rocks.
    • If you are a Giant Spider and you spin a web onto a rock, you can walk on that rock.


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Certain animals can 'fly' over everything, which while it may not be technically climbing, they can still move over them.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 The rare Black Lion variants are able to climb rocks, but the normal Lion/Lionesses are not able to.
Terrain in
Bush.png BushBerryBush.png Berry BushWaterSource.png Water SpotPlanktonBush22.png Plankton SpotHole.png Hiding holeBigHole.pngCaveHill.png HillRock.png RockMudObstacle2.png MudLakeObstacle2.png LakeSandObstacle2.png IslandIce-0.png IceSnowball.png SnowballWhirpool.pngWhirlpoolRiver.png RiverVolcano New.png VolcanoBeehive.png BeehiveQuicksandDesert.png QuicksandOasis2.png OasisForest Tree.png TreeSpiderWeb.png Web


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