Your Account
    Log into your account here:
       Forgot Password

    Not registered? Sign Up for free
    Registration allows you to keep track of all your content and comments, save bookmarks, and post in all our forums.

Route 2

Thank you for printing this page from to come back to check for updates to this guide and much more content for Pokemon Sword and Shield


After receiving the Pokedex from Sonia, you will need to head north of Wedgehurst on Route 2. As you enter the path, Leon will actually show you how to catch Pokemon and will then gift you will a nice supply of Poke Balls. The goal now is to reach Professor Mangolia's House at the end of Route 2. Of course, there are plenty Wild Pokemon waiting to be captured and loads of trainers looking to battle on your way there. Later in the game, you will be able to reach the other side of the lake with the help of your Bike and Rotom Phone Update.

Wild Pokemon - Main Path


Skwovet (38%): Levels 5-7

Rookidee (30%): Levels 5-7

Nickit (15%): Levels 5-7

Chewtle (10%): Levels 5-7

Yamper (5%): Levels 5-7

Galarian Zigzagoon (2%): Levels 5-7


Blipbug (40%): Levels 4-6

Rookidee (25%): Levels 4-6

Seedot(Sword)/Lotad(Shield) (20%): Levels 4-6

Purrlion (10%): Levels 4-6

Hoothoot (5%): Levels 4-6

Special Overworld Encounters:

Chewtle: Level 8

Yamper: Level 8


Magikarp (80%): Levels 4-6

Chewtle (15%): Levels 4-6

Arrokuda (20%): Levels 4-6

Wild Pokemon - Lake


Arrokuda (70%): Levels 38-40

Barraskewda (28%): Levels 38-40

Gyarados (2%): Levels 38-40

Special Overworld Encounters:

Drednaw: Level 50

Lapras: Level 55

Wild Pokemon - Lakeside


Galarian Zigzagoon (50%): Levels 40-43

Blipbug (30%): Levels 40-43

Nickit (15%): Levels 40-43

Yamper (5%): Levels 40-43


Gossifleur (35%): Levels 37-40

Purrlion (30%): Levels 37-40

Seedot(Sword)/Lotad(Shield) (20%): Levels 37-40

Blipbug (10%): Levels 37-40

Chewtle (5%): Levels 37-40

Special Overworld Encounters:

Obstagoon: Level 50


Magikarp (59%): Levels 37-40

Chewtle (40%): Levels 37-40

Feebas (1%): Levels 37-40


Youngster Jake: Level 6 Skwovet

Lass Lauren: Level 6 Chewtle

Youngster Benjamin: Level 5 Blipbug, Level 7 Nickit


Poke Balls (Main Path): From Leon

Potions (Main Path): Near Youngster Jake

Poke Balls (Main Path): On Eastern Ledge

Repel (Main Path): Eastern Grass Patch

TM57 (Main Path): Behind Magnolia's House

Choice Band (Main Path): Hidden Down River

Great Ball (Main Path): West Of Magnolia's House

Fresh Water (Main Path): Hidden In Magnolia Flower Pot

Rare Candy (Lake): Hidden Near Tree On Middle Island

PP Max (Lake): Middle Lake

TM69 (Lakeside): Western Alcove

Psychic Seed (Lakeside): Eastern Land Accessible By Lake

Water Stone (Lakeside): Hidden Near Bridge In Middle Of River

Max Ether (Lake Side): Hidden Near Northwest Bushes

Very Helpful
Not Useful
Anything missing from this guide?
ASK A QUESTION for Pokemon Sword and Shield


Comments for Route 2

Add your comment here
No comments yet. Tell us what you think to be the first.
Table of ContentsClose
  • Pre-Release Spoilers & Rumors
  • The Isle Of Armor Pre-Release Spoilers
  • The Crown Tundra Pre-Release Spoilers
  • Main Story & Post Game Walkthrough
  • The Isle Of Armor Walkthrough
  • The Crown Tundra Walkthrough
  • Main Story Pokemon
  • The Isle Of Armor Pokemon
  • The Crown Tundra Pokemon
  • Main Story Legendary Pokemon
  • The Isle Of Armor Legendary Pokemon
  • The Crown Tundra Legendary Pokemon
  • Pokemon Gyms
  • Champion Cup
  • Champion Cup Rematches
  • Galarian Star Tournament
  • Max Raid Battles
  • Dynamax Adventures
  • Main Story Characters
  • The Isle Of Armor Characters
  • The Crown Tundra Characters
  • Battle Tower
  • Main Story Features
  • The Isle Of Armor Features
  • The Crown Tundra Features
  • Online Features
  • Wild Pokemon Mechanics
  • Main Story Items
  • The Isle Of Armor Items
  • The Crown Tundra Items
  • Main Story Hints & Tips
  • The Isle Of Armor Hints & Tips
  • The Crown Tundra Hints & Tips
Click to close