Kanto Vermilion City (location)

This is the Pokémon Location guide for Vermilion City in Kanto.

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


Generation 4 - City

Surfing

Surfing on water

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
TentacoolTentacool HGSS 30-35
TentacruelTentacruel HGSS 35
Swarm
WingullWingull HGSS 35

Super Rod

Fishing using the Super Rod

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
ShellderShellder HGSS 40
ChinchouChinchou HGSS 40
TentacruelTentacruel HGSS 40
LanturnLanturn HGSS 40

Good Rod

Fishing using the Good Rod

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
TentacoolTentacool HGSS 20
MagikarpMagikarp HGSS 20
ShellderShellder HGSS 20
ChinchouChinchou HGSS 20

Old Rod

Fishing using the Old Rod

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
MagikarpMagikarp HGSS 10
TentacoolTentacool HGSS 10

Headbutt

Headbutt large trees in the field

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
SpearowSpearow HGSS 11-20
HeracrossHeracross HGSS 11-17
CombeeCombee HGSS 10-20 Post-National Dex

Rock Smash

Use Rock Smash on breakable stones

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
DiglettDiglett HGSS 24-37
ShuckleShuckle HGSS 32-35

Generation 3 - City

Surfing

Surfing on water

Pokémon Games Rarity Levels Details
TentacoolTentacool FRLG 5-40

Super Rod

Fishing using the Super Rod

Pokémon Games Rarity Levels Details
ShellderShellder FRLG 15-25
KrabbyKrabby FRLG 15-25
HorseaHorsea FRLG 15-25
StaryuStaryu FRLG 15-25
GyaradosGyarados FRLG 15-25
PsyduckPsyduck FRLG 25-35
SlowpokeSlowpoke FRLG 25-35
KrabbyKrabby FRLG 25-30
HorseaHorsea FRLG 25-30

Good Rod

Fishing using the Good Rod

Pokémon Games Rarity Levels Details
KrabbyKrabby FRLG 5-15
HorseaHorsea FRLG 5-15
KrabbyKrabby FRLG 5-15
HorseaHorsea FRLG 5-15
MagikarpMagikarp FRLG 5-15

Old Rod

Fishing using the Old Rod

Pokémon Games Rarity Levels Details
MagikarpMagikarp FRLG 5

Trade

In-game trade with another character

Pokémon Games Rarity Levels Details
Farfetch'dFarfetch'd FRLG Trade Spearow

Generation 3 - Harbor

Surfing

Surfing on water

Pokémon Games Rarity Levels Details
TentacoolTentacool FRLG 5-40

Super Rod

Fishing using the Super Rod

Pokémon Games Rarity Levels Details
ShellderShellder FRLG 15-25
KrabbyKrabby FRLG 15-25
HorseaHorsea FRLG 15-25
StaryuStaryu FRLG 15-25
GyaradosGyarados FRLG 15-25
PsyduckPsyduck FRLG 25-35
SlowpokeSlowpoke FRLG 25-35

Good Rod

Fishing using the Good Rod

Pokémon Games Rarity Levels Details
KrabbyKrabby FRLG 5-15
HorseaHorsea FRLG 5-15
KrabbyKrabby FRLG 5-15
HorseaHorsea FRLG 5-15
MagikarpMagikarp FRLG 5-15

Old Rod

Fishing using the Old Rod

Pokémon Games Rarity Levels Details
MagikarpMagikarp FRLG 5

Generation 2 - City

Surfing

Surfing on water

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
TentacoolTentacool GSC 30-39
TentacruelTentacruel GSC 35-39

Super Rod

Fishing using the Super Rod

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
ShellderShellder GSC 40
ChinchouChinchou GSC 40
TentacruelTentacruel GSC 40
LanturnLanturn GSC 40

Good Rod

Fishing using the Good Rod

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
TentacoolTentacool GSC 20
MagikarpMagikarp GSC 20
ShellderShellder GSC 20
ChinchouChinchou GSC 20

Old Rod

Fishing using the Old Rod

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
MagikarpMagikarp GSC 10
TentacoolTentacool GSC 10

Interact

Static Pokemon that attacks when interacted with

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
SnorlaxSnorlax GSC 50

Generation 2 - Harbor

Surfing

Surfing on water

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
TentacoolTentacool GSC 30-39
TentacruelTentacruel GSC 35-39

Super Rod

Fishing using the Super Rod

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
ShellderShellder GSC 40
ChinchouChinchou GSC 40
TentacruelTentacruel GSC 40
LanturnLanturn GSC 40

Good Rod

Fishing using the Good Rod

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
TentacoolTentacool GSC 20
MagikarpMagikarp GSC 20
ShellderShellder GSC 20
ChinchouChinchou GSC 20

Old Rod

Fishing using the Old Rod

Pokémon Games Times Rarity Levels Details
MagikarpMagikarp GSC 10
TentacoolTentacool GSC 10

Generation 1 - City

Gift

Pokemon given to you

Pokémon Games Rarity Levels Details
SquirtleSquirtle RBY 10

Trade

In-game trade with another character

Pokémon Games Rarity Levels Details
Farfetch'dFarfetch'd RBY Trade Spearow