Johto Ilex Forest (location)

This is the Pokémon Location guide for Ilex Forest in Johto.

Choose which generation of games you're playing to see the Pokémon and capture methods. (Hint: Black/White 1 & 2 are Generation 5, other DS games are Gen 4.)


Generation 4

Walking

Walking in grass or a cave

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Caterpie HGSS 5-6
Metapod HGSS 5-6
Metapod HGSS 6
Weedle HGSS 5-6
Kakuna HGSS 5-6
Kakuna HGSS 6
Zubat HGSS 5-6
Oddish HGSS 5-6
Paras HGSS 5-6
Zubat HGSS 5
Paras HGSS 6
Hoenn Sound
Numel HGSS 6
Spoink HGSS 5-6
Sinnoh Sound
Budew HGSS 5-6
Carnivine HGSS 6

Surfing

Surfing on water

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Psyduck HGSS 5-20
Golduck HGSS 10-20

Super Rod

Fishing using the Super Rod

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Poliwag HGSS 40
Magikarp HGSS 40

Good Rod

Fishing using the Good Rod

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Poliwag HGSS 20
Magikarp HGSS 20

Old Rod

Fishing using the Old Rod

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Magikarp HGSS 10
Poliwag HGSS 10

Interact

Static Pokemon that attacks when interacted with

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Pichu HGSS
Pichu HGSS 30

Headbutt

Headbutt large trees in the field

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Caterpie HGSS
Metapod HGSS
Butterfree HGSS
Weedle HGSS
Kakuna HGSS
Beedrill HGSS
Hoothoot HGSS
Noctowl HGSS
Pineco HGSS

Generation 2

Walking

Walking in grass or a cave

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Caterpie GSC 5-6
Caterpie GSC 5
Metapod GSC 5-6
Metapod GSC 6
Weedle GSC 5-6
Weedle GSC 5
Kakuna GSC 5-6
Kakuna GSC 6
Zubat GSC 5-6
Oddish GSC 5-6
Oddish GSC 5-7
Venonat GSC 5
Metapod GSC 7
Kakuna GSC 7
Paras GSC 5-6
Psyduck GSC 7
Pidgey GSC 7
Zubat GSC 5
Paras GSC 6
Hoothoot GSC 7

Surfing

Surfing on water

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Psyduck GSC 10-19
Golduck GSC 15-19

Super Rod

Fishing using the Super Rod

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Poliwag GSC 40
Poliwhirl GSC 40
Magikarp GSC 40

Good Rod

Fishing using the Good Rod

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Poliwag GSC 20
Magikarp GSC 20

Old Rod

Fishing using the Old Rod

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Magikarp GSC 10
Poliwag GSC 10

Interact

Static Pokemon that attacks when interacted with

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Celebi GSC 30

Headbutt

Headbutt large trees in the field

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Caterpie GSC 10
Weedle GSC 10
Hoothoot GSC 10
Pineco GSC 10
Metapod GSC 10
Kakuna GSC 10
Exeggcute GSC 10
Noctowl GSC 10
Butterfree GSC 10
Beedrill GSC 10

Headbutt (Special)

Headbutt special trees in the field

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Caterpie GSC 10
Weedle GSC 10
Hoothoot GSC 10
Pineco GSC 10
Caterpie GSC 10
Weedle GSC 10
Exeggcute GSC 10
Metapod GSC 10
Butterfree GSC 10
Kakuna GSC 10
Beedrill GSC 10