How to Stake OSMO (Osmosis)

Osmosis is an advanced AMM protocol built using the Cosmos SDK that is designed for cross-chain asset transfers. It leverages the Inter-Blockchain Communication Protocol, the Cosmos standard for blockchain interoperability.

Follow the steps below to stake your Osmosis OSMO tokens:

  1. Access Your OSMO Wallet
  2. Choose the Blockdaemon Validator
  3. Set Your Delegation Amount
  4. Approve OSMO Delegation
  5. View Your Staked OSMO (Optional)

You can also check out our Osmosis staking walkthrough video

Step 1 – Your OSMO Wallet

  • To stake OSMO you will need an Osmosis wallet ( and OSMO tokens available. For this guide, we are also using the Keplr wallet. This is an extension for various browsers including Brave and Chrome.
  • To start the process, sing in to your Osmosis wallet and click the Assets menu options

Osmosis Wallet

  • Transfer your ATOM tokens to OSMO as needed then click the Stake button

Osmosis Assets

  • This will take you to the Active Validators page

Osmosis Validators

Step 2 – Choose the Blockdaemon Validator

  • Search for the Blockdaemon validator using CTRL+F (Windows) or Command-F (Mac) and typing Blockdaemon
  • Click Manage > in the right-hand column of the Blockdaemon validator row

Blockdaemon Validator

  • The Blockdaemon validator pop-up window will be displayed
  • Click the Delegate button

Delegate to Blockdaemon

  • The Delegation Amount pop-up window will be displayed

Step 3 – Set Your Delegation Amount

  • Enter the amount of OSMO you want to stake in the Amount to Delegate field
  • Click the Delegate button

Delegation Amount

  • This will reopen your Osmosis wallet

Step 4 – Set Stake Amount

  • If you are happy to delegate your OSMO to Blockdaemon, click the Approve button
  • This will take a few seconds to process

Confirm Delegation

Congratulations. You are now participating in the Osmosis network

Step 5 – View Your Staked OSMO (Optional)

  • You can now view your staked OSMO on your wallet Dashboard

Staked Osmosis


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