Updated Title Publisher
Updated Title Publisher
Updated Title
Published Title Score Editor's Choice
Published Title Score

Pokémon: Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl

Still-Water Cavern

Vincent Lau

This page outlines all the wild Pokémon you can encounter in Still-Water Cavern in the Grand Underground.

(1 of 2) Still-Water Cavern.

Still-Water Cavern. (left), TM09 Bullet Seed. (right)

Still-Water Cavern is a large hideaway, located towards the west side of the Grand Underground. It’s functionally the same as a Riverbank Cave, but just bigger.

How to Reach Still-Water Cavern

Early in the game, you can simply travel all the west along the central band of the Grand Underground, starting from Eterna City. Later on, you can go underground from Iron Island to quickly reach this cavern.

Item Locations

Item Location
TM09 Bullet Seed At the south edge of the cavern, halfway across.
Big Mushroom Near the north-east corner.

Wild Pokémon

Available From the Start

Pokémon Type Notes
399.png"Bidoof" IconBidoof pokemon_bdsp_normal17.png -
406.png"Budew" IconBudew pokemon_bdsp_grass17.pngpokemon_bdsp_poison17.png -
418.png"Buizel" IconBuizel pokemon_bdsp_water17.png -
427.png"Buneary" IconBuneary pokemon_bdsp_normal17.png -
268.png"Cascoon" IconCascoon pokemon_bdsp_bug17.png Shining Pearl only
453.png"Croagunk" IconCroagunk pokemon_bdsp_poison17.pngpokemon_bdsp_fighting17.png -
401.png"Kricketot" IconKricketot pokemon_bdsp_bug17.png -
198.png"Murkrow" IconMurkrow pokemon_bdsp_dark17.pngpokemon_bdsp_flying17.png Brilliant Diamond only
54.png"Psyduck" IconPsyduck pokemon_bdsp_water17.png -
266.png"Silcoon" IconSilcoon pokemon_bdsp_bug17.png Brilliant Diamond only
265.png"Wurmple" IconWurmple pokemon_bdsp_bug17.png -

Rare Spawns

Pokémon Type Notes
108.png"Lickitung" IconLickitung pokemon_bdsp_normal17.png -
127.png"Pinsir" IconPinsir pokemon_bdsp_bug17.png Shining Pearl only
123.png"Scyther" IconScyther pokemon_bdsp_bug17.pngpokemon_bdsp_flying17.png Brilliant Diamond only

Scyther is a rare encounter in Still-Water Cavern.

Available After Obtaining Strength

Pokémon Type Notes
339.png"Barboach" IconBarboach pokemon_bdsp_water17.pngpokemon_bdsp_ground17.png -
400.png"Bibarel" IconBibarel pokemon_bdsp_normal17.pngpokemon_bdsp_water17.png -
163.png"Hoothoot" IconHoothoot pokemon_bdsp_normal17.pngpokemon_bdsp_flying17.png -
435.png"Skuntank" IconSkuntank pokemon_bdsp_poison17.pngpokemon_bdsp_dark17.png Brilliant Diamond only
434.png"Stunky" IconStunky pokemon_bdsp_poison17.pngpokemon_bdsp_dark17.png Brilliant Diamond only

Available After Obtaining Defog

Pokémon Type Notes
446.png"Munchlax" IconMunchlax pokemon_bdsp_normal17.png -
432.png"Purugly" IconPurugly pokemon_bdsp_normal17.png Shining Pearl only
278.png"Wingull" IconWingull pokemon_bdsp_water17.pngpokemon_bdsp_flying17.png -

Available After Icicle Badge

Pokémon Type Notes
443.png"Gible" IconGible pokemon_bdsp_dragon17.pngpokemon_bdsp_ground17.png -
431.png"Glameow" IconGlameow pokemon_bdsp_normal17.png Shining Pearl only
279.png"Pelipper" IconPelipper pokemon_bdsp_water17.pngpokemon_bdsp_flying17.png -
72.png"Tentacool" IconTentacool pokemon_bdsp_water17.pngpokemon_bdsp_poison17.png -
73.png"Tentacruel" IconTentacruel pokemon_bdsp_water17.pngpokemon_bdsp_poison17.png -

Available After Obtaining Waterfall

Pokémon Type Notes
444.png"Gabite" IconGabite pokemon_bdsp_dragon17.pngpokemon_bdsp_ground17.png -
458.png"Mantyke" IconMantyke pokemon_bdsp_water17.pngpokemon_bdsp_flying17.png -
224.png"Octillery" IconOctillery pokemon_bdsp_water17.png -
340.png"Whiscash" IconWhiscash pokemon_bdsp_water17.pngpokemon_bdsp_ground17.png -

Available After National Pokédex

No Comments
Guide Information
  • Publisher
    Pokemon Company International
  • Platforms,
  • Genre
  • Guide Release
    29 October 2021
  • Last Updated
    23 April 2022
    Version History
  • Guide Author

Share this free guide:

This strategy guide for Pokémon Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl contains all the information Pokémon trainers will need to complete the game and catch every single Pokémon!

In this remake of the classic Pokémon Diamond & Pearl, you’ll journey through the mystical Sinnoh region to become a Pokémon master. Along the way, you’ll confront the scheming Team Galactic and witness the awesome power of the Legendary Dialga or Palkia.

Currently included in our guide:

The following will be available via free updates to our guide:

  • A complete walkthrough of the main story and postgame.
  • A full guide for Super Contest Shows.
    • How to cook the best quality Poffins.
  • Explanation of advanced mechanics, such as IVs and EVs.
  • A detailed Sinnoh region Pokédex.

Get a Gamer Guides Premium account: