Mt. Steel

← Thunderwave Cave
Mt. Steel
Sinister Woods →
Mt. Steel ハガネ
Mt. Steel
Mt Steel PMD RTDX.png
Basic info
Floors: 9
Rest stops: No
Traps: NoRB
Monster Houses: No
Main type: Steel, PsychicRB
Psychic, SteelRTDX
Boss: Skarmory
Recruiting: Yes
Items: Allowed
Money: Allowed
Starting level: Current
Team members: 3
Mt. Steel Map.png

Mt. Steel (Japanese: ハガネ Mt. Steel) is the third dungeon in Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Red Rescue Team and Blue Rescue Team and Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Rescue Team DX that contains 9 floors. It is the first to feature a boss Pokémon: Skarmory.

After completing Thunderwave Cave and at least 2 random missions, the player will receive a mission in this dungeon - rescuing a Diglett from the boss Pokémon. The reward is 500 Poké, a Pecha Scarf, and a GinsengRB / a Max Ether, a Heal Seed and 800 PokéRTDX.


Generation III

In the original games, there is no chance of finding a Monster House, a shop, or a buried item in this dungeon. This dungeon is the first to contain Gummis and Wonder Orbs.

Generation VIII

In the remake, this is the first dungeon that may contain Kecleon Shops. It is also the first dungeon to contain a Strong Foe.

Pokémon encountered

Generation III

Pokémon Floors Levels Recruit Rate
  Spearow 1-4 4 11.9%
  Baltoy 1-4 5 5.6%
  Zigzagoon 1-5 5 8.5%
  Aron 1-8 6 7.8%
  Geodude 5-8 5 9.1%
  Tyrogue 5-8 6 8%
  Meditite 5-8 6 5.5%
  Beldum 6-8 5 7.8%
  Pinsir 7-8 6 8.3%
  Skarmory 9 10 Unrecruitable Boss
Skarmory only appears the first time the player clears the dungeon.

Generation VIII

Pokémon Floors Levels Recruit Rate
  Tyrogue 1-8 10 14.4%
  Baltoy 1-8 9 14.4%
  Beldum 1-8 10 14.4%
  Spearow 2-8 9 14.4%
  Zigzagoon 2-8 9 14.4%
  Meditite 2-8 10 14.4%
  Geodude 4-8 9 14.4%
  Aron 4-8 9 14.4%
  Mime Jr. 5-8 9 16.9%
  Pinsir 7-8 9 14.4%
  Skarmory 9 11 Unrecruitable Boss
  Doduo 2-7 11 100%
  Scyther 2-7 11 100%
  Wooper 2-7 10 100%
  Swinub 2-7 11 100%
  Shroomish 2-7 11 100%
  Trapinch 2-7 11 100%
Strong Foe
  Rapidash 6-8 40 Unrecruitable
Skarmory only appears the first time the player clears the dungeon.
Shiny Rapidash can only be recruited with a Friend Bow.
Mime Jr. will spawn only after reaching the Gold Rank.


Generation III

Item Floors
  4-118 Poké 1-8F
  3-4 Gravelerock 1-8F
  Orange Gummi 1-8F
  White Gummi 1-8F
  Cheri Berry 1-8F
  Oran Berry 1-8F
  Pecha Berry 1-8F
  Blast Seed 1-8F
  Max Elixir 1-8F
  Blowback Orb 1-8F
  Escape Orb 1-8F
  Hurl Orb 1-8F
  Petrify Orb 1-8F
  Switcher Orb 1-8F
  Warp Orb 1-8F

Generation VIII

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Item Floors
  10-42 Poké 1-8F
  3-6 Gravelerock 1-8F
  Apple 1-8F
  Cheri Berry 1-8F
  Oran Berry 1-8F
  Pecha Berry 1-8F
  Rawst Berry 1-8F
  Blast Seed 1-6, 8F
  Sleep Seed 1-8F
  Tiny Reviver Seed 1-8F
  Max Ether 1-8F

Kecleon Shop

Item Floors
  3-6 Gravelerock 1, 3-8F
  Apple 1, 3-8F
  Cheri Berry 4-5, 7-8F
  Oran Berry 1, 3-8F
  Pecha Berry 4-7F
  Rawst Berry 1, 3-5, 7F
  Blast Seed 1, 4, 6F
  Sleep Seed 3, 6-7F
  Tiny Reviver Seed 4-5, 7-8F
  Max Ether 1, 3-5, 7-8F
  Foe-Hold Orb 1, 6, 8F
  Foe-Seal Orb 4-5F
  Rollcall Orb 5F
  Slumber Orb 5, 7-8F
  Totter Orb 5F
  Wigglytuff Orb 1, 4-5, 7-8F

Traps encountered

Generation VIII

Note: The percentages are calculated from trap frequencies observed across 20 dungeon runs involving a total of 225 traps.

Image Trap Floor 1-8
  Blast Trap 34.2 %
  Slumber Trap 65.8 %


Entrance Interior Summit


In other languages

Language Title
  French Mont AcierRTDX
Mt AcierRB
  German Stahlberg
  Italian Monte Acciaio
  Korean 강철산 Gangcheolsan
  Spanish Monte Acero

Locations in the Pokémon world in Pokémon Mystery Dungeon: Red Rescue Team, Blue Rescue Team, and Rescue Team DX
Major locations
Friend Areas/Rescue team campsTeam BasePokémon SquareKecleon Shop
Kangaskhan StorageMakuhita DojoWhiscash PondLuminous CaveHill of the Ancients
Tiny WoodsThunderwave CaveMt. SteelSinister WoodsSilent Chasm
Mt. ThunderGreat CanyonLapis CaveRock PathMt. BlazeSnow Path
Frosty ForestMt. FreezeMagma CavernSky TowerUproar Forest
Howling ForestStormy SeaSilver TrenchMeteor CaveFiery Field
Lightning FieldNorthwind FieldMt. FarawayWestern CaveNorthern Range
Pitfall ValleyBuried RelicWish CaveMurky CaveDesert Region
Southern CavernWyvern HillSolar CaveDarknight RelicGrand Sea
Waterfall PondUnown RelicJoyous TowerFar-Off SeaPurity Forest
Oddity CaveRemains IslandMarvelous SeaFantasy Strait
Unknown DungeonRB
Illusory GrottoRTDX
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