Kanto Route 4 (location)

This is the Pokémon Location guide for Route 4 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
Rattata HGSS 5-10
Rattata HGSS 5
Rattata HGSS 5-8
Spearow HGSS 5-8
Zubat HGSS 5
Ekans HGSS 8
Jigglypuff HGSS 6
Arbok HGSS 10
Hoenn Sound
Linoone HGSS 8
Whismur HGSS 5
Sinnoh Sound
Bidoof HGSS 8
Buizel HGSS 5

Generation 3

Walking

Walking in grass or a cave

Pokémon Games Rarity Levels Details
Rattata FRLG 8-12
Spearow FRLG 8-12
Ekans FRLG 6-12
Sandshrew FRLG 6-12
Mankey FRLG 10-12

Surfing

Surfing on water

Pokémon Games Rarity Levels Details
Tentacool FRLG 5-40

Super Rod

Fishing using the Super Rod

Pokémon Games Rarity Levels Details
Krabby FRLG 15-35
Horsea FRLG 15-35
Gyarados FRLG 15-25
Psyduck FRLG 25-35
Slowpoke FRLG 25-35

Good Rod

Fishing using the Good Rod

Pokémon Games Rarity Levels Details
Krabby FRLG 5-15
Horsea FRLG 5-15
Krabby FRLG 5-15
Horsea FRLG 5-15
Magikarp FRLG 5-15

Old Rod

Fishing using the Old Rod

Pokémon Games Rarity Levels Details
Magikarp FRLG 5

Gift

Pokemon given to you

Pokémon Games Rarity Levels Details
Magikarp FRLG 5

Generation 2

Walking

Walking in grass or a cave

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Rattata GSC 5-10
Rattata GSC 5
Rattata GSC 5-8
Rattata GSC 5
Rattata GSC 5-10
Rattata GSC 8-10
Spearow GSC 5-8
Spearow GSC 5
Spearow GSC 5-8
Spearow GSC 5
Zubat GSC 5
Raticate GSC 10
Ekans GSC 8
Jigglypuff GSC 6
Zubat GSC 6
Arbok GSC 10
Sandshrew GSC 10
Clefairy GSC 6

Surfing

Surfing on water

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Goldeen GSC 5-14
Seaking GSC 10-14

Generation 1

Walking

Walking in grass or a cave

Pokémon Games Rarity Levels Details
Rattata RBY 8-12
Spearow RBY 8-12
Ekans RBY 6-12
Sandshrew RBY 6-12
Rattata RBY 10-12
Sandshrew RBY 8-10
Mankey RBY 9

Gift

Pokemon given to you

Pokémon Games Rarity Levels Details
Magikarp RBY 5