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.
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
4Tail WhipNormalStatus 100
7BubbleWaterSpecial 40 100
10WithdrawWaterStatus
13Water GunWaterSpecial 40 100
18BiteDarkSpecial 60 100
23Rapid SpinNormalPhysical 50 100
28ProtectNormalStatus
33Rain DanceWaterStatus
40Skull BashNormalPhysical 130 100
47Hydro PumpWaterSpecial 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.
ConfusionPsychicSpecial 50 100
FlailNormalPhysical 100
ForesightNormalStatus
HazeIceStatus
Mirror CoatPsychicSpecial 100
MistIceStatus

Moves learnt by HM

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

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
03SurfWaterSpecial 90 100
04StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100
06WhirlpoolWaterSpecial 35 85
07WaterfallWaterSpecial 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.
1TackleNormalPhysical 40 100
4Tail WhipNormalStatus 100
7BubbleWaterSpecial 40 100
10WithdrawWaterStatus
13Water GunWaterSpecial 40 100
18BiteDarkSpecial 60 100
23Rapid SpinNormalPhysical 50 100
28ProtectNormalStatus
33Rain DanceWaterStatus
40Skull BashNormalPhysical 130 100
47Hydro PumpWaterSpecial 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.
ConfusionPsychicSpecial 50 100
FlailNormalPhysical 100
ForesightNormalStatus
HazeIceStatus
Mirror CoatPsychicSpecial 100
MistIceStatus

Move Tutor moves

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

Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
Ice BeamIceSpecial 90 100

Moves learnt by HM

Squirtle is compatible with these Hidden Machines in Pokémon Crystal:

HM
Move
Type
Cat.
Power
Acc.
03SurfWaterSpecial 90 100
04StrengthNormalPhysical 80 100
06WhirlpoolWaterSpecial 35 85
07WaterfallWaterSpecial 80 100

Moves learnt by TM

Squirtle is compatible with these Technical Machines in Pokémon Crystal: