Kanto Route 1 (location)

This is the Pokémon Location guide for Route 1 in Kanto.

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
Pidgey HGSS 2-4
Rattata HGSS 2
Rattata HGSS 2-6
Rattata HGSS 2
Rattata HGSS 2-6
Hoothoot HGSS 2-4
Sentret HGSS 3
Furret HGSS 6
Hoenn Sound
Plusle HGSS 2
Minun HGSS 3
Sinnoh Sound
Shinx HGSS 2-3
Swarm
Poochyena HGSS 2

Headbutt

Headbutt large trees in the field

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

Generation 3

Walking

Walking in grass or a cave

Pokémon Games Rarity Levels Details
Pidgey FRLG 2-5
Rattata FRLG 2-4

Generation 2

Walking

Walking in grass or a cave

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Pidgey GSC 2-4
Rattata GSC 2
Rattata GSC 2-6
Rattata GSC 2
Rattata GSC 2-6
Rattata GSC 2
Rattata GSC 2-3
Hoothoot GSC 2-4
Sentret GSC 3
Raticate GSC 6
Furret GSC 6

Generation 1

Walking

Walking in grass or a cave

Pokémon Games Rarity Levels Details
Pidgey RBY 2-5
Pidgey RBY 2-7
Rattata RBY 2-4