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Ravaged Path and Route 204 North Pokémon, trainers and items in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl

Our complete guide to Pokémon BDSP's trainers, items, and wild Pokémon.

Ravaged Path and the northern part of Route 204 are your next destinations in Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl, following on from Oreburgh City Gym in your adventure.

Below we'll take you through all the key details for the location, including any Pokémon encounters, trainers, and items that might be available, plus a walkthrough of your key objectives and anything else you'll need to know.

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Ravaged Path Pokémon, trainers and items

Now you've unlocked the ability to use Rock Smash in the wild, dead back to Jubilife City through Oreburgh Gate, and then go north onto Route 204 again towards Ravaged Path.

Just as you're leaving the city, you'll need to battle a pair of Team Galactic Grunts, who are causing more bother yet again. Once that's done, it's on with the rest of your journey.

You can continue northwards through the tunnel by smashing the rocks (interact with them to smash them) and heading east.

To the west (left) inside the cave, there's another item and a body of water, which you can't cross without Surf - grab the item then go east and exit, to Route 204 North.

Trainers and Opponents

TrainersPokémonLevel
Team Galactic Grunt 1 and 2Wurmple / ZubatLv.9 / Lv.9

Available Pokémon

PokémonAvailability
ZubatGround
GeodudeGround
PsyduckGround (rare)

Items

ItemsLocation
AntidoteOn the right just inside the entrance
TM39 Rock TombOn the left amongst breakable rocks. Requires Rock Smash.

Route 204 North Pokémon, trainers and items

The northern part of Route 204 is only short, and features the same Pokémon as the southern part but with some extra trainers and items to work your way through.

Available Pokémon

PokémonAvailability
BudewGrass
StarlyGrass
BidoofGrass
ShinxGrass
KriketotGrass (morning and night only)
ZubatGrass (night only)

Items

ItemsLocation
Ball CapsulesFrom Bebe after you beat Team Galactic when entering the route
AwakeningAbove exit from Ravaged Path, just right of Aroma Lady Teighler
TM09 Bullet SeedOn far left between two fenced squares of flowers

Trainers and Opponents

TrainersPokémonLevel
Aroma Lady TeighlerBudew
Cherubi
Lv.7
Lv.7
Bug Catcher BrandonKricketot
Wurmple
Lv.7
Lv.7
Twins Liv and LizPachirisu / PachirisuLv.9 / Lv.9

Gather everything here, and then keep pressing on to the north and you'll eventually reach your next destination: Floaroma Town and Valley Windworks!

For more guides and links to the rest of our walkthrough pages meanwhile, return to our main Pokémon Brilliant Diamond and Shining Pearl walkthrough hub.

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Chris Tapsell is Eurogamer's Reviews Editor and most decorated Football Manager. He used to write guides, and will send you links to his favourite spreadsheets if you ask him about League of Legends or competitive Pokémon.

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