Pokemon Found in Tall Grass/Puddles

Pokémon Type Encounter Rate
"Carnivine" IconCarnivine Grass 15% (Grass), 5% (Puddles)
"Goomy" IconGoomy Dragon 10% (Grass), 20% (Puddles)
"Haunter" IconHaunter Ghost/Poison 5%
"Karrablast" IconKarrablast Bug 10%
"Quagsire" IconQuagsire Water/Ground 10% (Grass), 30% (Puddles)
"Shelmet" IconShelmet Bug 10%
"Skorupi" IconSkorupi Poison/Bug 20% (Grass)
"Weepinbell" IconWeepinbell Grass/Poison 20% (Grass)
"Stunfisk" IconStunfisk Ground/Electric 20% (Puddles)

Pokemon Found During Horde Battles

Pokémon Type Encounter Rate
"Bellsprout" IconBellsprout Grass/Poison 60%
"Ekans" IconEkans Poison 35%
"Skorupi" IconSkorupi Poison/Bug 5%

Pokemon Found While Surfing

Pokémon Type Encounter Rate
"Goomy" IconGoomy Dragon 15%
"Quagsire" IconQuagsire Water/Ground 50%
"Stunfisk" IconStunfisk Ground/Electric 35%

Pokemon Found While Fishing

Pokémon Type Encounter Rate
"Poliwag" IconPoliwag Water 100% (Old Rod)
"Barboach" IconBarboach Water/Ground 65% (Good Rod)
"Poliwhirl" IconPoliwhirl Water 35% (Good Rod), 65% (Super Rod)
"Whiscash" IconWhiscash Water/Ground 35% (Super Rod)

Alright, time to set our sights towards the next town!

As soon as you enter, Trevor and your rival will call you over. You and Trevor will compare Pokédexs as usual and your rival will challenge you to a battle. Let’s see how your rival has grown!

Rival Battle! - Pokemon Trainer Serenas/Calems Party

If "Chespin" IconChespin was your starter

Pokémon Level Type
"Meowstic" IconMeowstic 35 Psychic
"Absol" IconAbsol 35 Dark
"Delphox" IconDelphox 37 Fire/Psychic

If "Fennekin" IconFennekin was your starter

Pokémon Level Type
"Meowstic" IconMeowstic 35 Psychic
"Absol" IconAbsol 35 Dark
"Greninja" IconGreninja 37 Water/Dark

If "Froakie" IconFroakie was your starter

Pokémon Level Type
"Meowstic" IconMeowstic 35 Psychic
"Absol" IconAbsol 35 Dark
"Chesnaught" IconChesnaught 37 Grass/Fighting

After defeating your rival the rest of your friends will show up. After some chatting everyone will move on. Head north until you meet a Pokémon Ranger. Just so you know, you can encounter Pokémon in Tall Grass, like normal, but now also in shallow or deep puddles, so watch out.

There are also deep tiles in the deep puddles that you can get stuck in. If you do, move back the way you came and head around a different way. Anyway; battle times.

Trainer Battle: Pokemon Ranger Melina

Pokémon Level Type
"Arbok" IconArbok 35 Poison
"Pyroar" IconPyroar 37 Fire/Normal

Super Potions will provide a decent level of healing to one of your Pokémon.

Now turn on your Dowsing Machine and use it to find the Tiny Mushroom east of the Ranger. Continue east from her through the tall grass. From there, head north and you’ll find a Cleanse Tag . Head back to the Ranger and head west. You’ll see an item behind a log. Head around it and grab the item. It’s a Big Mushroom .

Head back around the log and continue on north. There’s another Ranger here.

Trainer Battle: Pokemon Ranger Nash

Pokémon Level Type
"Goomy" IconGoomy 38 Dragon

Head a little north; then east. It’s a Hex Maniac…

Trainer Battle: Hex Maniac Anina

Pokémon Level Type
"Litwick" IconLitwick 34 Ghost/Fire
"Haunter" IconHaunter 34 Ghost/Poison

Keep following the path around until you find a large amount of water. You’ll see a Pokémon Ranger wandering around. Move into his sight and he’ll challenge you.

Trainer Battle: Pokemon Ranger Reed

Pokémon Level Type
"Poliwhirl" IconPoliwhirl 35 Water
"Fraxure" IconFraxure 36 Dragon
"Loudred" IconLoudred 34 Normal

Head west from the Pokemon Ranger to find a Hyper Potion half hidden in the puddle. Move back to the Ranger and head north. You’ll see a woman here. She’ll give you TM06 - Toxic . Cool as! Now use Surf to move over to the other side of the deep water. Grab the Damp Rock there then head back over the water.

Head east from the woman and you’ll bump into a little girl near some grass. Take her on!

Trainer Battle: Fairy Tale Girl Imogen

Pokémon Level Type
"Floette" IconFloette 33 Fairy
"Slurpuff" IconSlurpuff 35 Fairy

To reach TM 61 - Will-O-Wisp, you will need a Pokemon with HM01 - Cut.

Head over to the tree east of the girl. You’ll find a Roseli Berry under it. Pick it up then Cut the bush to your south-west. Head south and you’ll find TM61 - Will-O-Wisp! Return to the woman who gave you Toxic and head west from her. You’ll find your friends looking at a haunted house. You’ll all head inside and hear a tale from a man.

Back outside, everyone will split up and leave. From the house head south along the thin path. Wade through the deeper water and you’ll eventually find a Spell Tag . Now use your Dowsing Machine to find the nearby Revive . Head back to the haunted house. Go east then north from it. Follow the path and you’ll enter Laverre City!


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    1 November 2013
  • Last Updated
    11 July 2022
  • Guide Author
    Daniel Chaviers

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