This squat, black-and-white bird has a bright red-and-black beak.

Puffin CR 1/8

XP 50
N Diminutive animal
Init +2; Senses low-light vision; Perception +6


AC 16, touch 16, flat-footed 14 (+2 Dex, +4 size)
hp 2 (1d8–2)
Fort +0, Ref +4, Will +2


Speed 10 ft., fly 30 ft. (average), swim 30 ft.
Melee bite –1 (1d2–5)
Space 1 ft.; Reach 0 ft.


Str 1, Dex 15, Con 6, Int 2, Wis 15, Cha 6
Base Atk +0; CMB –2; CMD 3
Feats Skill Focus (Swim)
Skills Fly +8, Perception +6, Swim +6


Environment cold coastlines
Organization solitary, pair, or colony (3–20)
Treasure none

These short-winged and short-tailed birds favor cold rocky islands. They dine primarily on fish. Their beak retains its color through the mating season, and then the color is shed off, revealing a smaller, muted beak.

Puffins are about a foot long and weigh close to 1 pound.

Section 15: Copyright Notice

Pathfinder Roleplaying Game Ultimate Wilderness © 2017, Paizo Inc.; Authors: Alexander Augunas, John Bennett, Robert Brookes, John Compton, Dan Dillon, Steven T. Helt, Thurston Hillman, Eric Hindley, Mikko Kallio, Jason Keeley, Isabelle Lee, Jason Nelson, Stephen Radney-MacFarland, Alex Riggs, David N. Ross, David Schwartz, Mark Seifter, Jeffery Swank, and Linda Zayas-Palmer.

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