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Ginner Woods

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Ginner Woods
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The Ginner Woods are a location in Breath of the Wild.[1]

Features and Overview

The Ginner Woods are located to the west of Hateno Village in East Necluda. Inside Ginner Woods, Link can find Meghyn and Nat, a pair of sisters on the search for Hearty Truffles.[2] However, the two are often being attacked by the monsters that lurk inside the Woods, and require Link's aid.

The Ginner Woods are separated from Midla Woods by a road from the south that leads to Hateno Village.


Minor Enemies




The Ginner Woods derives their name from beginner. Its name is the first in a progression of names for the wooded areas surrounding Hateno Village; the second being Midla Woods (middle) and the third being Retsam Forest (master).

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Language Name Meaning
Japan Japanese ギナビーの森 (Ginabī no Mori) Ginabī Woods
Ginabī is an anagram of ビギナー (Biginā).

See Also


  1. "Ginner Woods" — Map (Breath of the Wild)
  2. "We're traveling all over to find hearty truffles. I know, I know—it's dangerous for two folks to travel on their own these days. You don't have to tell me twice! But when I think about how wonderful those truffles taste, all the worries and warnings melt away." — Nat (Breath of the Wild)