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Pokémon: Brilliant Diamond & Shining Pearl

Mt. Coronet (Waterfall Cave)

Vincent Lau

This is a guide for the Waterfall Cave at Mt. Coronet, accessible via the peak.

(1 of 2) East side of the Waterfall Cave.

East side of the Waterfall Cave. (left), West side of the Waterfall Cave. (right)

The Waterfall Cave divides Mt. Coronet’s peak into two halves. You can reach the Waterfall Cave via two different cave entrances located halfway up the peak.


Map of Mt. Coronets Waterfall Cave.

If you entered from the west side, head up and use Rock Climb to reach the upper level. From there, follow the cavern east towards the exit. Outside, you’ll be in the northern half of the peak exterior.

(1 of 2) Later, you can ascend the waterfall.

Later, you can ascend the waterfall. (left), Beyond is a small room with a hidden Stone Plate. (right)

Meanwhile, if you entered from the east side, there’s a body of water to the west, which you Surf on to. Over there, a waterfall is located towards the north. Once you have the Waterfall Hidden Move, you can ascend the waterfall and reach a small room, containing a hidden Stone Plate.

Pokémon Encounters

Wild Pokémon - Ground

Pokémon Type Encounter Rate
437.pngBronzong pokemonbdspsteel17.pngpokemonbdsppsychic17.png 25%
433.pngChingling pokemonbdsppsychic17.png 10%
35.pngClefairy pokemonbdspfairy17.png 15%
42.pngGolbat pokemonbdsppoison17.pngpokemonbdspflying17.png 10%
75.pngGraveler pokemonbdsprock17.pngpokemonbdspground17.png 20%
67.pngMachoke pokemonbdspfighting17.png 10%
308.pngMedicham pokemonbdspfighting17.pngpokemonbdsppsychic17.png 10%

Wild Pokémon - Surfing

Pokémon Type Encounter Rate
42.pngGolbat pokemonbdsppoison17.pngpokemonbdspflying17.png 10%
41.pngZubat pokemonbdsppoison17.pngpokemonbdspflying17.png 90%

Wild Pokémon - Fishing

Pokémon Type Encounter Rate
339.pngBarboach pokemonbdspwater17.pngpokemonbdspground17.png 45% (Good Rod)
148.pngDragonair pokemonbdspdragon17.png 5% (Super Rod)
147.pngDratini pokemonbdspdragon17.png 40% (Super Rod)
130.pngGyarados pokemonbdspwater17.pngpokemonbdspflying17.png 55% (Super Rod)
129.pngMagikarp pokemonbdspwater17.png 100% (Old Rod), 55% (Good Rod)

Item Locations

(1 of 2) Hidden PP Up.

Hidden PP Up. (left), Hidden Revive. (right)

Item Location
Ultra Ball (Hidden) Towards the east. Hidden in a rock directly north from the east entrance.
PP Up (Hidden) Near the south-east. Hidden in a rock behind two cracked rocks near the east entrance.
Tiny Mushroom (Hidden) Hidden behind a cracked rock a short distance east from the body of water.
Revive (Hidden) North-west corner. Hidden in a rock behind a cracked rock.
Ether (Hidden) Towards the north. Hidden in the rock above the cave past the waterfall.
Escape Rope (Hidden) Near the center. Hidden in the rock directly west from the exit to the northern half of the peak.
Stone Plate (Hidden) Inside the small room above the waterfall. Hidden in the lone rock.

Trainer Battles

Team Galactic Grunt (C)

Pokémon Level Type
269.pngDustox 35 pokemonbdspbug17.pngpokemonbdsppoison17.png
42.pngGolbat 38 pokemonbdsppoison17.pngpokemonbdspflying17.png
269.pngDustox 35 pokemonbdspbug17.pngpokemonbdsppoison17.png

Team Galactic Grunt (D)

Pokémon Level Type
434.pngStunky 38 pokemonbdsppoison17.pngpokemonbdspdark17.png
42.pngGolbat 38 pokemonbdsppoison17.pngpokemonbdspflying17.png


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    Pokemon Company International
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  • Guide Release
    29 October 2021
  • Last Updated
    23 April 2022
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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.

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