Disney Dreamlight Valley: How to get clay & locations

Digging for clay in Disney Dreamlight ValleyDisney / Gameloft

Disney Dreamlight Valley is filled with useful resources and materials for you to collect and craft with. However, some can be a little tough to find, just like clay. Here’s how to find and get hold of clay in Dreamlight Valley.

You’ll need clay throughout this adorable cozy game, making it an extremely useful and important resource to have stored away. However, unlike stone, clay can be a little tough to find, especially due to the lack of explanation regarding how to get hold of it.

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So, with that in mind, here are the best locations to find clay in Disney Dreamlight valley as well as how to get hold of it when you get there.

If you’re wondering if Disney Dreamlight Valley is worth it in 2023, you can check out our early access review here.


Where to find clay in Disney Dreamlight Valley

Clay description and location in Disney Dreamlight ValleyDisney / Gameloft
You can find clay in three different locations in Disney Dreamlight Valley.

Clay is available to find in the following three regions in Disney Dreamlight Valley:

  • Glade of Trust
  • Sunlit Plateau
  • Forgotten Lands

It’s worth opting for the Glade of Trust if you don’t have any other regions unlocked as that is the cheapest one to get to, costing 5,000 Dreamlight to unlock.

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If you want to get to Sunlit Plateau, you’ll need to unlock the Forgotten Lands in the first place.

How to get clay in Disney Dreamlight Valley

Once you’ve unlocked your chosen location, all you will need to do is grab your Royal Shovel and dig into the ground. You don’t need to dig anywhere special, the clay is not found in the sparkling mounds.

It’s not the only resource you can get from digging so don’t expect clay to appear on the first try. However, it will appear regularly so it’s not as elusive as Dreamlight Shards or Hardwood.

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How to quickly farm clay in Disney Dreamlight Valley

There’s not really a trick to guarantee a multitude of clay in one go, but there are a few ways you can grab some quickly and easily.

Perhaps the most effective way to farm clay in Disney Dreamlight Valley is to head over to the Glade of Trust or the Sunlit Plateau with some high-energy meals or a stack of lemons. Simply grab your shovel and dig until you run out of energy, then eat and repeat.

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Alternatively, if you want to farm clay without digging, it does occasionally spawn on the surface in the Sunlit Plateau. However, this is not the quickest way to farm clay in Disney Dreamlight Valley.

That’s how to get hold of clay in Disney Dreamlight Valley. While you’re grabbing clay, why not take a look at some of our other guides:

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