Kanto Viridian Forest (location)

This is the Pokémon Location guide for Viridian Forest in Kanto.

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


Generation 4

Walking

Walking in grass or a cave

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Caterpie HGSS 3
Metapod HGSS 3-5
Weedle HGSS 3
Kakuna HGSS 3-5
Hoothoot HGSS 3-5
Butterfree HGSS 7
Beedrill HGSS 7
Pidgey HGSS 3
Pidgey HGSS 3-7
Pidgey HGSS 3
Pidgey HGSS 3-7
Noctowl HGSS 7
Pidgeotto HGSS 7
Pikachu HGSS 4-7
Pikachu HGSS 4
Pikachu HGSS 4-7
Pikachu HGSS 4
Hoenn Sound
Numel HGSS 5
Spoink HGSS 3
Sinnoh Sound
Budew HGSS 3
Carnivine HGSS 5
Swarm
Kricketot HGSS 3-5

Headbutt

Headbutt large trees in the field

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Hoothoot HGSS
Noctowl HGSS
Ledyba HGSS
Ledian HGSS
Spinarak HGSS
Ariados HGSS
Seedot HGSS
Shroomish HGSS

Generation 3

Walking

Walking in grass or a cave

Pokémon Games Rarity Levels Details
Caterpie FRLG 3-5
Weedle FRLG 3-5
Metapod FRLG 4-6
Kakuna FRLG 4-6
Metapod FRLG 5
Kakuna FRLG 5
Pikachu FRLG 3-5

Generation 1

Walking

Walking in grass or a cave

Pokémon Games Rarity Levels Details
Caterpie RBY 3-5
Caterpie RBY 3-6
Metapod RBY 4-6
Weedle RBY 3-5
Kakuna RBY 4-6
Metapod RBY 4-6
Pidgey RBY 4-8
Caterpie RBY 3
Metapod RBY 4
Weedle RBY 3
Kakuna RBY 4
Pidgeotto RBY 9
Pikachu RBY 3-5