Pokemon Sword and Shield Route 4 Walkthrough

Learn how to navigate Route 4 of Pokemon Sword and Shield, collecting all the items and avoiding any dangers you don't want to deal with

Here we have a Pokemon Sword and Shield Route 4 walkthrough for you to check out in order to get an idea of the type of Pokemon you will encounter as well as the trainers you might run into. Don’t try to rush through Route 4 in Sword and Shield and take your time exploring every nook and cranny to collect some hidden items as well.

Pokemon Sword and Shield Route 4

Route 4 is a huge area and you can explore a lot, but if you want to just get through it, just follow that dirt path. But if you really want all the extra items you should explore and give more time to this area. Get your pokemon healed just at the start by the lady near the start of route 4.

You will find your first hidden item, Energy Powder hanging around the berry tree to the right. You will face the first trainer around the stone wall, pokemon breeder Jamie Kicks, and he has Galarian Meowth, Seedot and Butterfree.


  • Level: 14
  • Type: Steel


  • Level: 15
  • Type: Bug/Flying


  • Level: 14
  • Type: Grass

You will get to fight the Pikachu when you fight a kid in the tall yellow grass.


  • Level: 15
  • Type: Electric

Keep in mind to get a hidden Paralyze Heal against the rock at the right of Pikachu costume-wearing kid.

Next rock will also have three Nest Balls. And the next rock to that will also have Rare candy hidden.

And if you run across the east you will also be able to find hidden Energy Powder.

You will also find Cleanse Tag right on the way and on the left house you will find Ether, exit the yellow grass area and just before getting to the next trainers get that Sharp Beak near the water.

Get to the Pokemon Breeder Bradley and battle his Electrike and Lotad.


  • Level: 15
  • Type: Electric


  • Level: 15
  • Type: Water/Grass

Then enter the next yellow grass area of Route 4 and face the Pokemon kid Mia and her Eevee.


  • Level: 15
  • Type: Normal

Run from the left corner and you will find hidden Revival Herb. On the slanted slab of the rock in the middle you will find Paralyze Heal.

Go on the path and you will face another Pikachu cosplayer kid with his Joltik and a Grubbin.


  • Level: 14
  • Type: Bug/Electric


  • Level: 14
  • Type: Bug

After the walled area go down the path and you will meet Milo the gym leader, then keep an eye for the wheelbarrow for a hidden Repel.

At the last walled area you will face the kid Sunny and fight her Milcery.


  • Level: 15
  • Type: Fairy

In the corner, there is a crate with hidden X accuracies and a hidden Energy Root in the dirt patch as well. Check the tree as well for a pile of Silver Powder. Now you will be ready to go to route 5.