14 − 3 =

five + fifteen =

Route 9

Pokemon Type Yellow
Rattata Normal X
Raticate Normal X
Spearow Normal/Flying X
Fearow Normal/Flying X
Nidoran♀ Poison X
Nidorina Poison X
Nidoran♂ Poison X
Nidorino Poison X

Route 9 is a straight shot east of Cerulean City. It will lead into Rock Tunnel on Route 10. The first trainer can be found near the entrance from Cerulean City.

Jr Trainer♀
Pokemon Level Type Moves
Oddish 18 Grass/Poison Absorb, PoisonPowder, Stun Spore
Bellsprout 18 Grass/Poison Growth, Wrap, PoisonPowder, Sleep Powder
Oddish 18 Grass/Poison Absorb, PoisonPowder, Stun Spore
Bellsprout 18 Grass/Poison Growth, Wrap, PoisonPowder, Sleep Powder

Leap over the two ledges to the south to find TM30 Teleport. This move will allow you to escape from wild Pokemon encounters in battle, and will instantly teleport you back to the last Pokemon Center you visited outside of battle. It works like an Hidden Machine, but it’s a Technical Machine. To the right is another Trainer.

Hiker
Pokemon Level Type Moves
Machop 20 Fighting Karate Chop, Low Kick
Onix 20 Rock/Ground Tackle, Screech, Bind, Rock Throw

After the battle, follow the path all the way northwest to a Pokemon Trainer. You will need to navigate around some ledges.

Jr Trainer♂
Pokemon Level Type Moves
Growlithe 21 Fire Bite, Roar, Ember
Charmander 21 Fire Scratch, Growl, Ember, Leer

The next Pokemon Trainer is right up the ledge to the north.

Bug Catcher
Pokemon Level Type Moves
Beedrill 19 Bug/Poison Fury Attack, Focus Energy
Beedrill 19 Bug/Poison Fury Attack, Focus Energy

West of the last trainer is a patch of tall grass. You can try to catch some Pokemon here if you like. Also, investigate the shrub to the south near the ledge to find a hidden Ether. When you’re ready to continue on, walk to the southeast side of the route until you find the next Pokemon Trainer.

Hiker
Pokemon Level Type Moves
Geodude 21 Rock/Ground Tackle, Defense Curl, Rock Throw, Selfdestruct
Onix 21 Rock/Ground Tackle, Screech, Bind, Rock Throw

North of this Trainer is another bug Trainer. You must make your way around a few ledges to reach him.

Bug Catcher
Pokemon Level Type Moves
Caterpie 20 Bug Tackle, String Shot
Weedle 20 Bug/Poison Poison Sting, String Shot
Venonat 20 Bug/Poison Tackle, Disable

A few steps to the west of the last bug catcher is another Trainer.

Jr Trainer♂
Pokemon Level Type Moves
Rattata 19 Normal Tackle, Tail Whip, Quick Attack, Hyper Fang
Diglett 19 Ground Scratch, Growl, Dig
Ekans 19 Poison Wrap, Leer, Poison Sting, Bite
Sandshrew 19 Ground Scratch, Sand-Attack, Slash

To the northwest is another hiker Pokemon Trainer up a ledge.

Hiker
Pokemon Level Type Moves
Geodude 20 Rock/Ground Tackle, Defense Curl, Rock Throw, Selfdestruct
Machop 20 Fighting Karate Chop, Low Kick
Geodude 20 Rock/Ground Tackle, Defense Curl, Rock Throw, Selfdestruct

After the battle, walk west until you reach a wall, then jump down some ledges to the south. The final Pokemon Trainer of the route will be waiting.

Jr Trainer♀
Pokemon Level Type Moves
Meowth 24 Normal Scratch, Growl, Bite, Pay Day

Head east towards the seaside to automatically transition to Route 10.

Route 10

Pokemon Type Yellow
Rattata Normal X
Raticate Normal X
Nidoran♀ Poison X
Nidoran♂ Poison X
Machop Fighting X
Magnemite Electric X

A small patch of grass is near the seaside at the top of this route. You won’t be able to do much with the water just yet, so go south to reach the Pokemon Center. Rest your Pokemon here before continuing on. One final Trainer can be found just before the entrance to Rock Tunnel.

Jr Trainer♀
Pokemon Level Type Moves
Jigglypuff 20 Normal Sing, Pound, Disable, Defense Curl
Clefairy 20 Normal Pound, Growl, Sing, DoubleSlap