Squirtle - Generation 1 learnset

Below are all the moves that Squirtle can learn in Generation 1, which consists of:

  • Pokémon Red
  • Pokémon Blue
  • Pokémon Yellow

Note: The move categories shown here are based on the move's type, as was the mechanic in Generations 1-3. The moves' detail pages may show a different category for Generation 4+.

Moves learnt by level up

Squirtle learns the following moves in Pokémon Red & Blue at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
1Tail WhipNormalStatus 100
8BubbleWaterSpecial 40 100
15Water GunWaterSpecial 40 100
22BiteDarkSpecial 60 100
28WithdrawWaterStatus
35Skull BashNormalPhysical 130 100
42Hydro PumpWaterSpecial 110 80

Moves learnt by HM

Squirtle is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Red & Blue:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
03SurfWaterSpecial 90 100
04StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

Squirtle is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Red & Blue:

Moves learnt by level up

Squirtle learns the following moves in Pokémon Yellow at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
1Tail WhipNormalStatus 100
8BubbleWaterSpecial 40 100
15Water GunWaterSpecial 40 100
22BiteDarkSpecial 60 100
28WithdrawWaterStatus
35Skull BashNormalPhysical 130 100
42Hydro PumpWaterSpecial 110 80

Moves learnt by HM

Squirtle is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Yellow:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
03SurfWaterSpecial 90 100
04StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

Squirtle is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Yellow: