Squirtle - Generation 2 learnset

Below are all the moves that Squirtle can learn in Generation 2, which consists of:

  • Pokémon Gold
  • Pokémon Silver
  • Pokémon Crystal

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 Gold & Silver at the levels specified.

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1TackleNormal 40 100
4Tail WhipNormal 100
7BubbleWater 40 100
10WithdrawWater
13Water GunWater 40 100
18BiteDark 60 100
23Rapid SpinNormal 20 100
28ProtectNormal
33Rain DanceWater
40Skull BashNormal 130 100
47Hydro PumpWater 110 80

Egg moves

Squirtle learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Gold & Silver. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Squirtle egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
ConfusionPsychic 50 100
FlailNormal 100
ForesightNormal
HazeIce
Mirror CoatPsychic 100
MistIce

Moves learnt by HM

Squirtle is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Gold & Silver:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
03SurfWater 90 100
04StrengthNormal 80 100
06WhirlpoolWater 35 85
07WaterfallWater 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

Squirtle is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Gold & Silver:

Moves learnt by level up

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

Lv.
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
1TackleNormal 40 100
4Tail WhipNormal 100
7BubbleWater 40 100
10WithdrawWater
13Water GunWater 40 100
18BiteDark 60 100
23Rapid SpinNormal 20 100
28ProtectNormal
33Rain DanceWater
40Skull BashNormal 130 100
47Hydro PumpWater 110 80

Egg moves

Squirtle learns the following moves via breeding in Pokémon Crystal. Details and compatible parents can be found on the Squirtle egg moves page.

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
ConfusionPsychic 50 100
FlailNormal 100
ForesightNormal
HazeIce
Mirror CoatPsychic 100
MistIce

Move Tutor moves

Squirtle can be taught these attacks in Pokémon Crystal from move tutors (details):

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Ice BeamIce 90 100

Moves learnt by HM

Squirtle is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Crystal:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
03SurfWater 90 100
04StrengthNormal 80 100
06WhirlpoolWater 35 85
07WaterfallWater 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

Squirtle is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Crystal: