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Nook Miles

Nook Miles are a new currency in New Horizons. They can be earned by using the ATM each day, completing achievements, and completing challenges.

ATM usage

Each day that you use the ATM ('Nook Stop'), it will reward you miles based on the sequential number of days you've used it. Don't worry; your streak is maintained when resident services is closed.

First day50 miles
2 days80 miles
3 days100 miles
4 days150 miles
5 days200 miles
6 days250 miles
7+ days300 miles

Achievements

You can earn nook miles by completing the 84 in-game achievements, each of which has 1-6 different sub-goals. Upon completion, you are rewarded with some miles, and new titles for your passport.

{Island} Miles
Complete the tutorial. 500 miles Nook Inc.'s / Patron
Angling for Perfection
Catch 10 fish. 300 miles Accomplished / Lad/Lass
Catch 100 fish. 500 miles Competent / Fishing Fan
Catch 500 fish. 1,000 miles Moderate / Beach Bum
Catch 2,000 fish. 2,000 miles Fierce / Fisher
Catch 5,000 fish. ? miles ? / ?
Island Ichthyologist
Catch 10 different kinds of fish. 300 miles Small-Fry / Pesca Pro
Catch 20 different kinds of fish. 500 miles Energetic / Angler
Catch 40 different kinds of fish. 1,000 miles Pond-Raised / Tropical Fish
Catch 60 different kinds of fish. 2,000 miles Hooked / Reaction
Catch 80 different kinds of fish. 3,000 miles Pole-Fishing / Expert
Island Togetherness
Talk to all residents for 1 days. 300 miles Unhindered / Wallflower
Talk to all residents for 10 days. 500 miles Unabashedly / Shy Kid
Talk to all residents for 20 days. 1,000 miles Respected / One
Talk to all residents for 30 days. 2,000 miles Ludicrously Popular / "It" Guy/"It" Girl
Talk to all residents for 50 days. 3,000 miles Natural / Heart Stealer
You've Got the Bug
Catch 10 bugs. 300 miles Freshly Delivered / Egg
Catch 100 bugs. 500 miles Weak / Grub
Catch 500 bugs. 1,000 miles Emerging / Pupa
Catch 2,000 bugs. 2,000 miles Soaring / Butterfly
Catch 5,000 bugs. ? miles ? / ?
Bugs Don't Bug Me
Catch 10 different kinds of bugs. 300 miles Hobby-Level / Bug Fan
Catch 20 different kinds of bugs. 500 miles Night-Owl / Insect
Catch 40 different kinds of bugs. 1,000 miles Defiant / Ant
Catch 60 different kinds of bugs. 2,000 miles Polymorphing / Creature
Catch 80 different kinds of bugs. ? miles ? / ?
Have a Nice DIY!
Collect 10 DIY Recipes. 300 miles Trivia / Representative
Collect 50 DIY Recipes. 500 miles Savvy / Intellectual
Collect 100 DIY Recipes. 1,000 miles Understated / Authority
Collect 150 DIY Recipes. 2,000 miles Knowledge-Thirsty / Sidekick
Collect 200 DIY Recipes. 3,000 miles Clever / Father/Mother
DIY Tools
Craft tools 5 times. 300 miles Creative / Enthusiast
Craft tools 50 times. 500 miles Crafty / Club Member
Craft tools 200 times. 1,000 miles Hip / Virtuoso
Craft tools 1,000 times. ? miles ? / ?
Craft tools ? times. ? miles ? / ?
DIY Furniture
Craft furniture 5 times. 300 miles Handmade / Resident
Craft furniture 50 times. 500 miles Emergent / Artisan
Craft furniture 200 times. ? miles Picky / Crafter
Craft furniture 1,000 times. ? miles ? / ?
Craft furniture ? times. ? miles ? / ?
Furniture Freshener
Customize furniture 5 times. 300 miles Unique / Eccentric
Customize furniture 20 times. 500 miles Change-It-Up / Challenger
Customize furniture 50 times. 1,000 miles Detail-Oriented / Engineer
Customize furniture 100 times. 2,000 miles Mold-Breaking / Modder
Customize furniture 200 times. 3,000 miles Remodeling / Inspiration
Rough-hewn
Get 20 Wood from chopping trees. 300 miles Specific / Producer
Get 100 Wood from chopping trees. 500 miles Aggressive / Problem Solver
Get 500 Wood from chopping trees. 1,000 miles Sharp / Guard
Get 2,000 Wood from chopping trees. 2,000 miles Pointy / Tack
Get 5,000 Wood from chopping trees. ? miles ? / ?
Trashed Tools
Have 1 tools break on you. 300 miles Rascally / Clown
Have 20 tools break on you. 500 miles Overboard / Crusher
Have 50 tools break on you. 1,000 miles Rowdy / Punk
Have 100 tools break on you. 2,000 miles Rough-and-Tumble / Meanie
Have 200 tools break on you. 3,000 miles Chaotic / Ruiner
Rock-Splitting Champ
Hit a rock 8 times in a row. 500 miles Sports-Minded / Muscle
Bona Fide Bone Finder!
Dig up your first fossil. 300 miles Discovered / Fossil
Fossil Assessment
Have 5 fossils assessed. 300 miles Anonymous / Something Or Other
Have 30 fossils assessed. 500 miles Ancient / Truth
Have 100 fossils assessed. 1,000 miles History-Loving / Researcher
Have 300 fossils assessed. 2,000 miles Evolving / Scatterbrain
Have 500 fossils assessed. ? miles ? / ?
Greedy Weeder
Sell 50 clumps of weed. 300 miles Omnivorous / Custodian
Sell 200 clumps of weed. 500 miles Careful / Gardener
Sell 1,000 clumps of weed. 1,000 miles Herbivorous / Sorter
Sell 2,000 clumps of weed. 2,000 miles Vigorous / Sprout
Sell 3,000 clumps of weed. 3,000 miles Wild / Beast
Flower Power
Plant 10 flowers. 300 miles Greenhouse / Flower
Plant 50 flowers. 500 miles Thorny / Rose
Plant 100 flowers. 1,000 miles Heavenly / Rejuvenator
Plant 200 flowers. 2,000 miles Sweet-Smelling / Blossom
Plant 300 flowers. 3,000 miles Gorgeous / Groom/Bride
Flower Tender
Water flowers 10 times. 300 miles Refined / Caretaker
Water flowers 50 times. 500 miles Detailed / Keeper
Water flowers 100 times. 1,000 miles Careful / Gardener
Water flowers 500 times. 2,000 miles Caretaking / Ringleader
Water flowers 1,000 times. 3,000 miles Flower-Loving / Boss
Tomorrow's Trees Today
Plant 5 trees. 300 miles Outdoorsy / Defender
Plant 10 trees. 500 miles Organic / Dietitian
Plant 30 trees. 1,000 miles Hay-Feverish / Sneezer
Pick of the Bunch
Sell 20 fruits. 300 miles Inexperienced / Observationist
Sell 100 fruits. 500 miles Precocious / Bounty
Sell 500 fruits. 1,000 miles Seasonal / Tree
Sell 1,000 fruits. 2,000 miles Mature / Kind
Sell 3,000 fruits. 3,000 miles Rotten / Scent
Fruit Roots
Plant a cherry tree. 100 miles Twins / Other Half
Plant an orange tree. 200 miles Total / Freshman
Plant a pear tree. 300 miles Unpearable / Pear
Plant a peach tree. 500 miles Plucky / Star
Plant an apple tree. 700 miles Crisp / Mr. Popular/Ms. Popular
Plant a coconut tree. 1,000 miles Tropically Grown / Coconut
Shrubbery Hubbubbery
Plant 1 shrubs. 300 miles Verdant / Wonder
Plant 5 shrubs. 500 miles Unrestrained / Sentinel
Plant 20 shrubs. 1,000 miles Surprising / Snake
Go Ahead. Be Shellfish!
Sell 10 seashells. 300 miles Shell-Grabbing / Shell Fan
Sell 50 seashells. 500 miles Seashore / Seashell Seller
Sell 200 seashells. 1,000 miles Shifty / Shellector
Sell 500 seashells. 2,000 miles Over-Shelled / Shell Master
Sell 1,000 seashells. 3,000 miles Shellfish / Shellaborator/Shellarina
Clam and Collected
Dig up 5 clams. 300 miles Tidal / Season
Dig up 20 clams. 500 miles Ready / Coast Dweller
Dig up 50 clams. 1,000 miles Buried / Genius
Dig up 100 clams. 2,000 miles Rare / Prodigy
Dig up 200 clams. 3,000 miles Water's Edge / Mermaid
Trash Fishin'
Fish up 3 pieces of trash. 300 miles Untossable / Trash
Fish up 10 pieces of trash. 500 miles Eco-friendly / Ecologist
Fish up 20 pieces of trash. 1,000 miles Waterway / Cleaner
Cast Master
Catch 10 fish in a row. 300 miles Mistakenly Caught / Fish
Catch 50 fish in a row. 500 miles Bait-Snatching / Frenzy
Catch 100 fish in a row. 1,000 miles Wave-Tossed / Life-Form
Dream House
Upgrade your home once. 500 miles One-Room / Loner
Upgrade your home for the second time. 1,000 miles Single-Occupant / Beginner
Upgrade your home for the 5th time. 2,000 miles Homey / Sentiment
Upgrade your home for the 6th time. 3,000 miles Second-Floor / Landlord
Upgrade your home for the 7th time. 5,000 miles Basement / Backbone
Decorated Decorator
Get an S ranking from the Happy Home Academy. 1,000 miles Happy / Overachiever
Hoard Reward
Place 5 pieces of furniture in your home. 300 miles Interior / Sort
Place 15 pieces of furniture in your home. 1,000 miles Tentative / Remodeler
Place 30 pieces of furniture in your home. 2,000 miles Comparative / Sundires Fan
Place 100 pieces of furniture in your home. 3,000 miles Assumed / Appliance Fan
Place 150 pieces of furniture in your home. 5,000 miles Abounding / Interior-Design Fan
Good Things in Store!
Have 20 items in your storage. 300 miles Overstuffed / Stylist
Have 50 items in your storage. 1,000 miles Partially Obscured / Talent
Have 100 items in your storage. 2,000 miles At-Capacity / Manager
Have 200 items in your storage. 3,000 miles Self-Possessed / Coordinator
Have 300 items in your storage. 5,000 miles Invulnerable / Life Hacker
Remarkable Remodeler
Remodel your house once. 500 miles Home / Transformer
Remodel your house 3 times. 1,000 miles Dreamy / Dreamer
Remodel your house 5 times. 2,000 miles Quintessential / Space
Smile Isle
Fulfill 1 request from other island residents. 300 miles Kindly / Standard
Fulfill 10 request from other island residents. 500 miles Reliable / Ally
Fulfill 50 request from other island residents. ? miles ? / ?
Fulfill ? request from other island residents. ? miles ? / ?
Fulfill ? request from other island residents. ? miles ? / ?
Reaction Ruler
Learn 1 Reactions. 300 miles Overacting / Neophyte
Learn 10 Reactions. 500 miles Apprentice / Dancer
Learn 20 Reactions. 1,000 miles Dad-Joking / Semiprofessional
Learn 30 Reactions. 2,000 miles Solo / Comedian
Learn 42 Reactions. ? miles ? / ?
Island Shutterbug
Take your first photo with the Camera app. 300 miles Photogenic / Photographer
Edit Credit
Edit your passport for the first time. 300 miles Future / Traveler
NookPhone Life
Use several apps on your NookPhone. 300 miles Smartphone / Savant
That's One Smart Phone
Use your NookPhone a lot of times. 1,000 miles Digital-Age / Child
Shop to It
Purchase 1 items with Nook Shopping. 300 miles Internet / Surfer
Purchase 20 items with Nook Shopping. 500 miles Connected / Reviewer
Purchase 50 items with Nook Shopping. 1,000 miles Widely Accepted / Connector
Purchase 100 items with Nook Shopping. 2,000 miles Disconnected / Worrywart
Purchase 200 items with Nook Shopping. ? miles ? / ?
Growing Collection
Have 100 items in your Nook Shopping Catalog. 300 miles Casual / Materialist
Have 200 items in your Nook Shopping Catalog. 500 miles Curious / Force
Have 300 items in your Nook Shopping Catalog. 1,000 miles Greedy / Collector
Have 400 items in your Nook Shopping Catalog. 2,000 miles Materialistic / Avatar
Have 500 items in your Nook Shopping Catalog. 3,000 miles Legendary / Walking Dictionary
Nook Miles for Miles!
Complete 5 Nook Miles+ goals. 300 miles So-Called / Ground Traveler
Complete 50 Nook Miles+ goals. 500 miles Novice / Rookie
Complete 200 Nook Miles+ goals. 1,000 miles Wide-Ranging / Hobbyist
Complete 1,000 Nook Miles+ goals. ? miles ? / ?
Complete ? Nook Miles+ goals. ? miles ? / ?
First-Time Buyer
Buy an item for the first time. 200 miles Full-Fledged / Customer
Seller of Unwanted Stuff
Sell an item to Timmy. 300 miles Down-And-Out / Eventuality
Moving Fees Paid!
Pay your moving fees. 500 miles Autonomous / Life
Bell Ringer
Spend 5,000 bells. 300 miles Invested / Shopaholic
Spend 50,000 bells. 500 miles Thrifty / Family Member
Spend 500,000 bells. 1,000 miles Covetous / Personality
Spend 2,000,000 bells. 2,000 miles Wasteful / Celebrity
Spend 5,000,000 bells. ? miles ? / ?
Miles for Stalkholders
Purchase turnips. 300 miles Weekend / Stalkholder
Cornering the Stalk Market
Earn 1,000 Bells in profit from turnip transactions. 300 miles Status-Minded / Speculator
Earn 10,000 Bells in profit from turnip transactions. 500 miles Avaricious / Moneybags
Earn 10,000 Bells in profit from turnip transactions. 1,000 miles Upstart / Trader
Earn 100,000 Bells in profit from turnip transactions. 2,000 miles Worldwide / Bellionaire
Earn 1,000,000 Bells in profit from turnip transactions. 3,000 miles Shadowy / Fixer
No More Loan Payments!
Pay off your house loan. 1,000 miles Responsible / Bill Payer
Bulletin-Board Benefit
Make a post on the Bulletin Board. 300 miles Rumormongering / Influencer
Popular Pen Pal
Send 5 letters. 300 miles Art-School / Boy/Girl
Send 20 letters. 500 miles Science-y / Student
Send 50 letters. 1,000 miles Liberal-Arts / Poet
Send 100 letters. 2,000 miles Subculture / Denizen
Send 200 letters. 3,000 miles Deadline / Writer
Flea Flicker
Help island buddies get rid of fleas once. 300 miles Tidy / Wild Child
Help island buddies get rid of fleas 5 times. 500 miles Highly Aware / Neatnik
Help island buddies get rid of fleas 10 times. 1,000 miles Fastidious / Character
Cicada Memories
Catch a Cicada Shell ? miles ? / ?
Netting Better!
Catch 5 wasps in a row. 1,000 miles Accurate / Deadeye
Pit-y Party
Bury a pitall seed. 300 miles Wild-Child / Troublemaker
Taking the Sting Out
Get stung by wasps twice and faint. 300 miles Teary-Eyed / Crybaby
Faint of Heart
Faint for the first time. 300 miles Risen / Phoenix
Overcoming Pitfalls
Fall into a pitfall 300 miles Trapped / Reckless One
Faked Out!
Try and display fake art in the museum 500 miles Plausible / Fake
Lost Treasure
Shoot down a balloon over water. 500 miles Catchable / Klutz
It's Raining Treasure!
Shoot down 5 balloons. 300 miles Easy-breezy / Slingshot Ace
Shoot down 20 balloons. 500 miles Atmospheric / /Floaty Thing
Shoot down 50 balloons. 1,000 miles Restless / Hunter
Shoot down 100 balloons. 2,000 miles Flying / Paradise
Shoot down 200 balloons. 3,000 miles Elusive / Vagabond
Fun with Fences
Build 20 fences. 500 miles Effecient / Partitioner
Snowmaestro
Build 1 snowmen using snowballs ? miles ? / ?
Build 10 snowmen using snowballs ? miles ? / ?
Build ? snowmen using snowballs ? miles ? / ?
Wishes Come True
Make a wish to a shooting star once. 300 miles Late-Night / Meteorite
Make a wish to a shooting star 30 times. 1,000 miles Wishful / Legend
Make a wish to a shooting star 200 times. 2,000 miles Overnight / Superstar
Exterior Decorator
Display 10 furniture outside 300 miles Outdoor-Loving / Decorating Friend
{Island} Icons
Redesign the island flag. 500 miles Flapping / Flag Waver
Rewrite the island tune. 500 miles Humming / Musician
Island Designer
Make a path with the Island Designer App. 1,000 miles Trailblazing / Runner
Add or remove water with the Waterscaping permit. 1,000 miles Swept-Away / Pioneer
Add or remove cliffs with the Cliff-Construction permit. 1,000 miles Cliffhanging / Creator
Wispy Island Secrets
Help Wisp once. 300 miles Cowardly / Ghost
Help Wisp 10 times. 500 miles Supernatural / Soul
Help Wisp 20 times. ? miles ? / ?
Gulliver's Travails
Help Gulliver once. 300 miles Flightless / Fowl
Help Gulliver 10 times. 500 miles Perennial / Lost One
Help Gulliver 20 times. 1,000 miles Off-Season / Migratory Bird
K.K. Mania
Attend 1 K.K. Slider shows. 300 miles Fickle / Music-Lover
Attend 10 K.K. Slider shows. 500 miles Covert / Supporter
Attend 30 K.K. Slider shows. ? miles ? / ?
Attend ? K.K. Slider shows. ? miles ? / ?
Attend ? K.K. Slider shows. ? miles ? / ?
True Patron of the Arts
Buy 1 pieces of artwork. 300 miles Shady / Seller
Buy 10 pieces of artwork. ? miles ? / ?
Buy ? pieces of artwork. ? miles ? / ?
True Friends
Get a good relationship with 1 villagers. 300 miles Soothing / Pal
Get a good relationship with 2 villagers. 500 miles Friendly / Buddy
Get a good relationship with 3 villagers. 1,000 miles Friendship / Seeker
Birthday Celebration
Attend 1 villager Birthday Parties. 300 miles Untamed / Party Animal
Attend 10 villager Birthday Parties. ? miles ? / ?
Attend ? villager Birthday Parties. ? miles ? / ?
Happy Birthday!
Play the game on your birthday 2,000 miles Celebratory / Birthday Boy/Birthday Girl
Fishing Tourney
Participate in a Fishing Tourney in Spring. 300 miles Spring-Born / Free Spirit
Participate in a Fishing Tourney in Summer. 300 miles Summer-Born / Chiller
Participate in a Fishing Tourney in Fall. ? miles ? / ?
Participate in a Fishing Tourney in Water. ? miles ? / ?
Bug-Off!
Participate in the Bug Off 1 times. 300 miles Adolescent / Youngster
Participate in the Bug Off ? times. ? miles ? / ?
Participate in the Bug Off ? times. ? miles ? / ?
Participate in the Bug Off ? times. ? miles ? / ?
Countdown Celebration
Attend the New Year's countdown ? miles ? / ?
Making a Change
Use a closet and change your outfit. 500 miles Trendy / Model
First Custom Design!
Create your first custom design. 500 miles Aspiring / Artist
Custom Design Pro!
Create your first Pro Custom design. 300 miles Pro / Designer
Paydirt!
Dig up Bells from a glowing spot. 300 miles Lucky / Type
Shady Shakedown
Find 1 pieces of furniture from shaking trees. 300 miles Carefree / Figure
Find 10 pieces of furniture from shaking trees. 1,000 miles Jovial / Brute
Find 20 pieces of furniture from shaking trees. 2,000 miles Spirited / Gifted One
Find 50 pieces of furniture from shaking trees. ? miles ? / ?
Find ? pieces of furniture from shaking trees. ? miles ? / ?
Golden Milestone
Craft a Golden Net. 300 miles ? / ?
Craft a Golden Fishing Rod. 500 miles Top-Notch / Luminary
Craft a Golden Watering Can. ? miles Royal / Prince/Princess
Craft a Golden Slingshot. ? miles Glittering / Emperor/Empress
Craft a Golden Axe. ? miles ? / ?
Craft a Golden Shovel. ? miles Radiant / Supreme Being
Island and Yourland
Visit 1 other Players's island. 300 miles Traveling / Person
Visit 5 other Players's island. 500 miles Occasional / Tourist
Visit 10 other Players's island. 1,000 miles Global / Wanderer
Host the Most
Have 1 other Players visit your island. 300 miles Hospitable / Friend
Have 5 other Players visit your island. 500 miles Lonely / Chum
Have 10 other Players visit your island. 1,000 miles Well-Known / Partier
Active Island Resident
Play the game for 3 days. 300 miles Self-Paced / Chill Soul
Play the game for 20 days. 500 miles Active / Specialist
Play the game for 50 days. 1,000 miles Sleepless / Adventurer
Play the game for 100 days. 2,000 miles Nicknamed / Gamer
Play the game for 300 days. ? miles ? / ?

Nook+ Challenges

Once you unlock Nook+, you will have 5 challenges active at a time. Completing challenges gives you nook miles rewards. There are no limit to how many challenges you can complete each day. You can complete the first 5 challenges each day for a multiplier on the reward miles, sometimes as high as 5x.

Catch five fish 150 miles
Catch five bugs 150 miles
Water eight flowers 100 miles
Plant three flower seeds 100 miles
Hit a rock five times 100 miles
Shoot down a balloon 200 miles
Plant a tree 100 miles
Talk to three neighbors 200 miles
Earn 5,000 Bells by selling items 150 miles
Sell five fruit 100 miles
Complete three projects 150 miles
Chop down a tree 200 miles
Chop 10 wood 150 miles
Change your outfit using your closet 150 miles
Take a photo 100 miles
Customize two items 150 miles
Sell a Hot Item at Nook's Cranny 200 miles
Catch a specific bug 200-500 miles
Catch a specific fish 200-500 miles
Get three fossils assessed 150 miles
Redeem 500 Nook Miles 200 miles
Sell 10 shells 200 miles
Spend 5,000 Bells to buy items 200 miles
Sell 20 Clumps of Weeds 100 miles
Plant some fruit 100 miles
Place a flower 150 miles Only available during Earth Day
Plant 3 shrub starts 200 miles Only available during Earth Day
Craft a flower crown 300 miles Only available during Earth Day
Wear a flower in your hair 150 miles Only available during Earth Day
Plant 3 tulip seeds 200 miles Only available during Earth Day
Plant 3 mum seeds 200 miles Only available during Earth Day
Gift some flowers 200 miles Only available during Earth Day
Craft 2 fences 150 miles Only available during Earth Day
Plant a coconut 150 miles Only available during Earth Day