Route 42, Johto (location)

This is the Pokémon Location guide for Route 42 in Johto.

Choose which generation of games you're playing to see the Pokémon and capture methods.


Generation 4

Walking

Walking in grass or a cave

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Spearow HGSS MorningDay Common 14-16
Zubat HGSS Night Common 14-16
Mankey HGSS MorningDayNight Common 15
Mareep HGSS MorningDayNight Common 13
Mareep HGSS MorningDayNight Common 13-15
Flaaffy HGSS MorningDayNight Uncommon 15-17
Hoenn Sound
Linoone HGSS MorningDayNight Uncommon 14
Whismur HGSS MorningDayNight Uncommon 13-14
Sinnoh Sound
Bidoof HGSS MorningDayNight Uncommon 14
Buizel HGSS MorningDayNight Uncommon 13-14

Surfing

Surfing on water

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Goldeen HGSS MorningDayNight Common 10-25
Seaking HGSS MorningDayNight Uncommon 15-25

Super Rod

Fishing using the Super Rod

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Goldeen HGSS MorningDayNight Common 40
Seaking HGSS MorningDayNight Rare 40
Magikarp HGSS MorningDayNight Rare 40

Good Rod

Fishing using the Good Rod

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Goldeen HGSS MorningDayNight Common 20
Magikarp HGSS MorningDayNight Common 20

Old Rod

Fishing using the Old Rod

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Magikarp HGSS MorningDayNight Common 10
Goldeen HGSS MorningDayNight Rare 10

Headbutt

Headbutt large trees in the field

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Spearow HGSS MorningDayNight Limited 11-20
Aipom HGSS MorningDayNight Limited 13-16
Heracross HGSS MorningDayNight Limited 21-30

Generation 2

Walking

Walking in grass or a cave

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Spearow GSC MorningDay Common 14-16
Zubat GSC Night Common 14-16
Mankey GSC MorningDayNight Common 15
Mareep GSC MorningDayNight Common 13
Mareep GSC MorningDayNight Common 13-15
Rattata GSC Night Common 13
Spearow GSC MorningDay Common 14
Ekans GSC MorningDay Common 13
Zubat GSC Night Common 14
Flaaffy GSC MorningDayNight Uncommon 15-17
Rattata GSC MorningDay Uncommon 15
Raticate GSC MorningDay Uncommon 6-16
Raticate GSC Night Uncommon 15
Golbat GSC Night Uncommon 16
Fearow GSC MorningDay Rare 16
Arbok GSC MorningDay Rare 15
Marill GSC Night Rare 15

Surfing

Surfing on water

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Goldeen GSC MorningDayNight Common 15-24
Seaking GSC MorningDayNight Uncommon 20-24

Super Rod

Fishing using the Super Rod

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Goldeen GSC MorningDayNight Common 40
Seaking GSC MorningDayNight Uncommon 40
Magikarp GSC MorningDayNight Uncommon 40

Good Rod

Fishing using the Good Rod

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Goldeen GSC MorningDayNight Common 20
Magikarp GSC MorningDayNight Common 20

Old Rod

Fishing using the Old Rod

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Magikarp GSC MorningDayNight Common 10
Goldeen GSC MorningDayNight Uncommon 10

Headbutt

Headbutt large trees in the field

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Spearow GSC MorningDayNight Common 10
Aipom GSC MorningDayNight Common 10
Aipom GSC MorningDayNight Uncommon 10
Ekans GSC MorningDayNight Uncommon 10

Headbutt (Special)

Headbutt special trees in the field

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
Spearow GSC MorningDayNight Common 10
Heracross GSC MorningDayNight Common 10
Aipom GSC MorningDayNight Common 10
Aipom GSC MorningDayNight Uncommon 10