Skinwalkers are a shapeshifter species featured in Teen Wolf. They first appear in the twelfth episode of the fifth season.

In Native American lore, are a race of shapeshifter who possess the power to take on the shape of different animals. In legend, a skinwalker is most frequently seen as a coyote, wolf, fox, eagle, owl, or crow but have the power to assume the form of any animal they choose.

Physical AppearanceEdit

Power and AbilitiesEdit


  • Enhanced Strength:The Skinwalkers appear to have incredible superhuman strength as they were able to hold their hold against,Scott, Kira and Noshiko Yukimura.It is due to their strength that they are known as an unfriendly and unwelcoming species.
  • Enhanced Agility:The Skinwalkers are alaso a very agile race as they are able to fight toe to foe, sometimes even overpowering kitsunes.

Known SkinwalkersEdit

  • 3 Unnamed Skinwalkers


Production NotesEdit

  • Teen Wolf Executive Producer Jeff Davis explained to Teen Wolf News that he worked closely with a Navajo consultant in developing the skinwalker characters for the show.


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