Lakeside Cave

Lakeside Cave 湖畔の洞窟
Cave by the Lakeshore
"Wild Missingno. appeared!"
Galar Lakeside Cave SwSh.jpg
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Location: Crown Tundra
Region: Galar
Generations: VIII
Galar Lakeside Cave Map.png
Location of Lakeside Cave in Galar.
Pokémon world locations

Lakeside Cave (Japanese: 湖畔の洞窟 Cave by the Lakeshore) is a location in the Galar region. It connects to Ballimere Lake.


Lakeside Cave is a large, open cave that can only be accessed through Ballimere Lake. It has two ways of access, from the upper and lower parts of Ballimere Lake.


Item Location Games
  Shiny Stone  Sw  Sh 

Hidden items

Every item that reappears every day can also regenerate as a Wishing Piece at a 1% chance.

Item Location Games
  Stardust Reappears daily (39%/30%/30%)  Sw  Sh 
  Star Piece
  Rare Bone
  Rare Bone  Sw  Sh 
  Bottle Cap Reappears daily (4%/95%)  Sw  Sh 
  Star Piece
  Big Nugget Reappears daily (4%/95%)  Sw  Sh 
  Stardust Reappears daily (69%/10%/20%)  Sw  Sh 
  Star Piece
  Rare Bone
  Hard Stone Reappears daily (69%/30%)  Sw  Sh 
  Soft Sand
  Everstone  Sw  Sh 
  Bottle Cap Reappears daily (4%/95%)  Sw  Sh 
  Star Piece
  Dusk Ball Reappears daily (99%)  Sw  Sh 
  Dusk Ball Reappears daily (99%)  Sw  Sh 


Visible encounters

Pokémon Games Location Levels Rate
Sw Sh 60-65 20%
Sw Sh 60-65 10%
Sw Sh 60-65 10%
Sw Sh 60-65 20%
Sw Sh 60-65 1%
Sw Sh 60-65 10%
Sw Sh 60-65 15%
Sw Sh 60-65 9%
Sw Sh 60-65 15%
A colored background means that the Pokémon can be found in this location in the specified game. A white background with a colored letter means that the Pokémon cannot be found here.


All of these wanderers respawn daily, except for Terrakion, which respawns upon leaving the area. Terrakion can only be caught once.

Pokémon Games Location Levels Rate
Sw Sh
70 One
Depth of the cave, next to the left rock
Sw Sh
68 One
Next to the lower entrance to Ballimere Lake
Sw Sh
67 One
Left of the cave
Sw Sh
68 One
Between the two rocks
Sw Sh
63 One
Above the junction of the two entrances
Sw Sh
67 One
Next to the right rock
Sw Sh
63 One
A colored background means that the Pokémon can be found in this location in the specified game. A white background with a colored letter means that the Pokémon cannot be found here.

In other languages

Language Title
Chinese Cantonese 湖畔洞窟 Wùhbuhn Duhngfāt
Mandarin 湖畔洞窟 Húpàn Dòngkū
  French Grotte du Lac
  German Ballsee-Höhle
  Italian Grotta Rivalago
  Korean 호반 동굴 Hoban Donggul
  Spanish Gruta del Lago


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