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The Snowy Flopper is a Fish found in Fortnite: Battle Royale. They were added in Chapter 2: Season 5 for Operation: Snowdown.


Snowy Floppers are caught usually in Fishing Holes, but they can be caught in calm waters too at a still decent chance. They are found in any body of water.

The maximum size a Snowy Flopper can be is 60cm, with the minimum being 30cm.

Name Image Location
Snowy Flopper
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Snowy Floppers are consumed to heal 40 Health. They can only be consumed at any Health Level. Snowy Floppers also give the player icy feet, like that of a Chiller Grenade, allowing for fast, but uncontrolled movement.

Snowy Floppers can be thrown by holding the Aim button and using the projectile arc to guide them. Once landed, it will ping its location to squad-mates


Snowy Floppers can be only be found by Fishing.


Snowy Floppers heal 40 Health. They take 1 second to consume.

Snowy Flopper
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Healing: 40 Health
Max Stack: 4
Time to Use: 1s

Strategy Guide

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The risk was calculated... but man am I bad at math.
This section outlines a strategy. Feel free to add tips, tricks and general advice about the topic.

  • Snowy Floppers are useful for quick movement. However, like all items that give icy feet, it is very hard to control movement or reduce the speed the player moves at, as well as sliding down slopes. Therefore the Snowy Flopper should be used with caution.


Chapter 2: Season 5

  • Update v15.10:
    • December 18th, 2020 : Snowy Floppers were introduced in Uncommon rarity.

Chapter 2: Season 6


  • The Snowy Flopper's appearance is similar to that of Snowmando.