Johto Route 30 (location)

This is the Pokémon Location guide for Route 30 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 2-4
Caterpie HGSS 3-4
Weedle HGSS 3-4
Pidgey HGSS 2-4
Pidgey HGSS 3-4
Rattata HGSS 3-4
Hoothoot HGSS 3-4
Hoothoot HGSS 4
Ledyba HGSS 3
Spinarak HGSS 2
Metapod HGSS 4
Kakuna HGSS 4
Pidgey HGSS 4
Hoenn Sound
Linoone HGSS 4
Whismur HGSS 3
Sinnoh Sound
Bidoof HGSS 4
Buizel HGSS 2-3

Surfing

Surfing on water

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Poliwag HGSS 10-25
Poliwhirl HGSS 15-32

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

Headbutt

Headbutt large trees in the field

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Exeggcute HGSS
Hoothoot HGSS
Ledyba HGSS
Spinarak HGSS
Pineco HGSS

Generation 2

Walking

Walking in grass or a cave

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Caterpie GSC 3-4
Weedle GSC 3-4
Pidgey GSC 2-4
Pidgey GSC 3-4
Rattata GSC 3-4
Hoothoot GSC 3-4
Hoothoot GSC 4
Ledyba GSC 3
Spinarak GSC 3
Metapod GSC 4
Metapod GSC 4-5
Kakuna GSC 4
Kakuna GSC 4-5
Pidgey GSC 4
Poliwag GSC 4
Weedle GSC 3
Zubat GSC 3
Marill GSC 4
Hoppip GSC 4

Surfing

Surfing on water

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Poliwag GSC 15-24
Poliwhirl GSC 20-24

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

Headbutt

Headbutt large trees in the field

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Spearow GSC 10
Aipom GSC 10

Headbutt (Special)

Headbutt special trees in the field

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Spearow GSC 10
Heracross GSC 10
Aipom GSC 10