Route 8 Map and Obtainable Pokemon | Pokemon Sword and Shield

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This is a map of Route 8, and list of Pokemon who appear in this area in Pokemon Sword and Shield. Read on for information about Pokemon obtainable in Route 8, items available, and more!

Route 8 - Map and Items

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Route 8 - List of TMs

No. Move How to Obtain Price
TM43 Brick Break On the ground -
TM96 Smart Strike On the ground -

Route 8 - List of Items

King's Rock Luxury Ball
Hyper Potion Max Revive
Terrain Extender Shiny Stone

Pokemon that Appear on Route 8

Random Encounter

Pokemon Type Appearance Rate
Snover ImageSnover Grass Image Ice Image Common
Hippowdon ImageHippowdon Ground Image Uncommon
Bronzong ImageBronzong Steel Image Psychic Image Uncommon
Dusclops ImageDusclops Ghost Image Uncommon
Sneasel ImageSneasel Dark Image Ice Image Common
Rhyhorn ImageRhyhorn Ground Image Rock Image Common
Haunter ImageHaunter Ghost Image Poison Image Uncommon
Dusknoir ImageDusknoir Ghost Image
Drapion ImageDrapion Poison Image Dark Image Rare
Delibird ImageDelibird Ice Image Flying Image Uncommon
Galarian Darumaka ImageGalarian Darumaka Ice Image Rare
Snom ImageSnom Ice Image Bug Image Very Common
Falinks ImageFalinks Fighting Image Rare
Sandaconda ImageSandaconda Ground Image Common

Visible Encounter

Pokemon Type Appearance Rate
Golett ImageGolett Ground Image Ghost Image Common
Vanillish ImageVanillish Ice Image Uncommon
Sawk ImageSawk Fighting Image Rare
Boldore ImageBoldore Rock Image Common
Snorunt ImageSnorunt Ice Image Common
Sneasel ImageSneasel Dark Image Ice Image Common
Gurdurr ImageGurdurr Fighting Image Common
Togedemaru ImageTogedemaru Electric Image Steel Image Rare
Rufflet ImageRufflet Normal Image Flying Image Uncommon
Vullaby ImageVullaby Dark Image Flying Image Uncommon
Pawniard ImagePawniard Dark Image Steel Image Common
Lunatone ImageLunatone Rock Image Psychic Image Rare
Solrock ImageSolrock Rock Image Psychic Image Rare
Throh ImageThroh Fighting Image Rare
Snom ImageSnom Ice Image Bug Image Very Common

Route 8 - Walkthrough Information

Route 8 Chart
1 Head north (up) and go west (left) once you dead-end
2 After going down the stairs, go down the ladder to the northeast (up and right)
3 Climb the ladder immediately to the east (right), and proceed north (up)
4 After going down the stairs, climb the ladder again, and go down the northeast (upper right) ladder
5 Climb the south (lower) ladder, and go down the northeast (upper right) ladder
6 Proceed north (up) and head west (left) at the dead-end
7 Go north (up) at the next dead-end, then continue northeast (up and right)
8 Go down the ladder visible to the northeast (upper right), and climb the stairs and ladder to the east (right)
9 Pass through the tunnel, and continue along the road until you reach Circhester

Getting to the 6th Gym (Part 6) - Walkthrough

Pokemon Sword and Shield Related Links

Towns and Cities
Postwick Wedgehurst Motostoke
Turffield Hulbury Hammerlocke
Stow-on-Side Ballonlea Circhester
Spikemuth Wyndon -
Routes
Route 1 Route 2 Route 3
Route 4 Route 5 Route 6
Route 7 Route 8 Route 9
Route 10
Mines
Galar Mine Galar Mine No. 2 -
Wild Area Maps
North Lake Miloch Hammerlocke Hills Lake of Outrage
Giant's Cap Giant's Mirror Dusty Bowl
Bridge Field Stony Wilderness Motostoke Riverbank
Watchtower Ruins East Lake Axewell South Lake Miloch
Giant's Seat Axew's Eye West Lake Axewell
Dappled Grove Rolling Fields -
Miscellaneous Maps
Glimwood Tangle Motostoke Outskirts Slumbering Weald

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