Kanto Route 8 (location)

This is the Pokémon Location guide for Route 8 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
Pidgeotto HGSS 17-19
Meowth HGSS 17
Haunter HGSS 19
Noctowl HGSS 17-18
Vulpix HGSS 18-8
Growlithe HGSS 18
Abra HGSS 15
Noctowl HGSS 18
Vulpix HGSS 17
Growlithe HGSS 17
Kadabra HGSS 15
Kadabra HGSS 15-1
Kadabra HGSS 15
Hoenn Sound
Plusle HGSS 17-19
Minun HGSS 15
Sinnoh Sound
Shinx HGSS 15-19

Headbutt

Headbutt large trees in the field

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Hoothoot HGSS
Pineco HGSS
Combee HGSS

Generation 3

Walking

Walking in grass or a cave

Pokémon Games Rarity Levels Details
Pidgey FRLG 18-20
Meowth FRLG 18-20
Ekans FRLG 17-19
Sandshrew FRLG 17-19
Vulpix FRLG 15-18
Growlithe FRLG 15-18

Generation 2

Walking

Walking in grass or a cave

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Pidgeotto GSC 17-19
Pidgeotto GSC 19
Meowth GSC 17
Haunter GSC 20
Noctowl GSC 17-19
Noctowl GSC 20
Snubbull GSC 17
Vulpix GSC 18
Growlithe GSC 17
Growlithe GSC 18
Abra GSC 15
Abra GSC 16
Haunter GSC 17
Noctowl GSC 19
Vulpix GSC 18
Jigglypuff GSC 16
Growlithe GSC 18
Kadabra GSC 15
Kadabra GSC 18

Generation 1

Walking

Walking in grass or a cave

Pokémon Games Rarity Levels Details
Pidgey RBY 18-20
Pidgey RBY 20-22
Meowth RBY 18-20
Mankey RBY 18-20
Pidgeotto RBY 24
Rattata RBY 20
Ekans RBY 17-19
Sandshrew RBY 17-19
Vulpix RBY 15-18
Jigglypuff RBY 19-24
Growlithe RBY 15-18
Abra RBY 15-19
Kadabra RBY 20-27