How to make a stick in Minecraft?

Made from wood, a stick is a useful tool that can be used for many purposes in the game. It can be used for crafting shovels, axe, and many other tools.

Sticks are made with wooden planks and they can be obtained from villages also.

So, let’s see how to make a stick in Minecraft and why you need a stick in Minecraft.

Items required:

You can use any type of plank. Just use one that you can easily collect.

Wood planksTwo

How to make a stick in Minecraft?

There are two ways to make a stick. So let’s look at the step-by-step method for both of them:

Crafting menu
  • Step 1: Click on the crafting menu of the game and open it for the crafting process.
How to make a stick in Minecraft
How to make a stick in Minecraft
  • Step 2: Place both the sugarcane in the 3*3 grid as shown above.
  • Step 3: You will get one stick from 2 sugarcanes. The stick will be shown in the box marked in red after the crafting is done.
  • Step 2: Place both the planks in the 3*3 grid as shown above.
  • Step 3: You will have 4 sticks from 2 wood planks after the crafting is done. The sticks will be displayed in the resultant block.
  • Step 4: Now you have your sticks. Craft anything with them. However, just make sure to move them into your inventory.

Finding wood in the game:

To make a stick you will need wooden planks. So to obtain wood in the game you will need to find trees. Trees are not difficult to find in the game and they can be found in plain biomes or near flat lands or in the forest.

When you see a tree just use an axe to chop off the wood. When you use the axe on the tree the wooden blocks are dropped and you can take them in your inventory.

You can also collect wood planks from houses. Simply find a wall that is made from wood planks and use your mouse button to break the wood planks. Move the planks to your inventory and use them to make your Minecraft stick.

How to use a stick in Minecraft?

Sticks can be used for several purposes like crafting a sword, shovel, or axe. Sticks just need to be placed on the crafting table in the desired manner to craft the tools. There is no hassle in using a stick and you will just need a crafting table to craft the tools required.

Tools that can be made used stick are as follows:


Q1. Where do I get sticks in Minecraft?

Ans. Sticks cannot be founded laying around in Minecraft they are crafted using wooden planks which can be obtained from chopping trees.

Q2. How do you make a stick in survival?

Ans. To make a stick in Minecraft you have to place the wooden planks on the crafting table in the desired manner.

Q3. What do you use a stick for in Minecraft?

Ans. A stick can be used for making an axe or a sword or a shovel in the game and can be located easily in the game. 

Q4. Can you turn sticks into wood in Minecraft?

Ans. Sticks can be turned into the wood in Minecraft using a quill and turn the stick into wood again. 

Q5. Can you turn bamboo into sticks Minecraft?

Ans. Bamboo can be turned into sticks and you can use sticks for several purposes in the game.

The Bottom Line:

Sticks are the basic tool that you can use to craft a sword, shovel, or axe in the game. Sticks are very useful and they can be crafted easily in the game with just wooden planks.

So you should learn how to make a stick in the game. If you are new to it as it will be very useful for you.

Hritik Kothari
Hritik Kothari

I am a PC gamer with a knack for playing FPS and strategy game. You can find me of gaming forums indulging into a healthy conversation with fellow gamers. I am a writer by profession who is trying to come up with some good stories along the way.