|Frost Tree Pokémon|
|#459|| Snow Warning|
|3′3″ (1m)||111.3 lbs. (50.5kg)|
|Male: 50%||Female: 50%|
|Evolves From||Evolves Into|
|Egg Group||Catch Rate|
|NFE||1 Attack Point|
Snover (Sinnoh Pokédex. It is a Grass/Ice Type, and is known as the Frost Tree Pokémon.) is the 142nd Pokémon in the
Snover uses the Snow Warning Ability. Whenever Snover enters battle when it's using this Ability, a Hailstorm will start, and will continue for the duration of the battle or a different weather condition takes effect. A second Ability is available to Snover from the Dream World, the Soundproof Ability. This Ability gives it an immunity to all moves that are Sound-Based, but switching with Baton Pass won't protect the substituted Pokémon from Perish Song.
Snover gain the opportunity to evolve into Abomasnow starting at Level 40.
Snover takes on the appearance of a a snow-covered fir tree with green hands.
 Gender Differences
The lower third of each Snover's body is brown, but a Male Snover will have only the upper third of its body white while the lower two-thirds are brown.
 Game Information
 Original Games
Snover can be found on Route 216, Route 217, Mt. Coronet in the Snow Area and at the Top, along with Acuity Lakefront in Diamond, Pearl and Platinum. Snover also appears at Lake Acuity in Platinum. In Heart Gold and Soul Silver, the only way to get a Snover is by way of the Pokéwalker course Icy Mountain Road, then transferring it to said game from the Pokéwalker.
 Spin-Off Games
Snover can be found at Crevice Cave B1-B10 & DPB1-B4 in Explorers of Time, Explorers of Darkness and Explorers of Sky. Snover is exclusive to Light Adventure Squad in Mystery Dungeon 3, appearing on the Path to Treasure Island B12-B17.
Snover appears at the Volcano Cave as part of an In-Game Quest in Pokémon Ranger: Shadows of Almia; after successfully completing this In-Game Quest you'll be able to select Snover as your Partner Pokémon. In Pokémon Ranger: Guardian Signs, Snover can be found at the Top and West sections of Mt. Sorbet's Mountainside in the Present, and can be obtained in the Ice Temple Mission "Round and Round! Find the Floor!" by defeating it and obtaining its Slate.
Snover can be found at World Axle Glacier B2 in Pokémon Rumble Blast.
 Trading Card Game
Snover is listed as a Common Card in the Mysterious Treasures and Stormfront sets.
 Anime/Manga Information
A Wild Snover was featured in the episode The Lonely Snover; then Candice would use a Snover of her own in the episode Sliding Into Seventh, which was Ash's Gym Battle against her. Snover would defeat Ash's Gliscor before getting beaten by Chimchar.
Wild Snover appear in Giratina and the Sky Warrior, along with the Pikachu Shorts "Pikachu's Exploration Club" and "Pikachu's Great Ice Adventure."
Snover's Manga Information is unknown as of writing.
 Pokémon Information
 Competitive Battling
Snover finds itself in the RarelyUsed Tier of Competitive Battling as a result of being shafted by its evolution Abomasnow, but it has a noteworthy niche in this tier due to its Snow Warning Ability, giving Blizzard 100% Accuracy and allowing abilities like Ice Body take into effect. This is particularly useful for Pokemon such as Walrein, which becomes a very sturdy Pokemon with hail support. The ability to offer 100% Accurate Blizzards makes Pokemon such as Rotom-F and Glaceon extremely viable, as they can launch off powerful Blizzards with no drawbacks.
 Area Location
|Diamond/Pearl/Platinum||20%||Mt. Coronet: Snow Area|
Mt. Coronet: Top
|Platinum||25%||Lake Acuity (Night)|
|Platinum||30% (Night)||Route 216|
|Platinum||40% (Morning & Day)||Route 216|
|Platinum||45%||Lake Acuity (Morning & Day)|
|Heart Gold/Soul Silver||None||Transfer from Pokéwalker|
|Pokéwalker||50%||Icy Mountain Road (>10000 Steps|
|Black/White||None||PokéTransfer or Dream World|
|Black 2/White 2||None||PokéTransfer, Dream World, or Trade|
 Pokédex Entries
|IV||Pokémon Diamond||It lives on snowy mountains. Having had little contact with humans, it is boldly inquisitive.|
|IV||Pokémon Pearl||In the spring, it grows berries with the texture of frozen treats around its belly.|
|IV||Pokémon Platinum||Seemingly curious about people, they gather around footsteps they find on snowy mountains.|
|IV||Pokémon HeartGold||During cold seasons, it migrates to the mountain's lower reaches. It returns to the snow-covered summit in the spring.|
|IV||Pokémon SoulSilver||During cold seasons, it migrates to the mountain's lower reaches. It returns to the snow-covered summit in the spring.|
|V||Pokémon Black||Seemingly curious about people, they gather around footsteps they find on snowy mountains.|
|V||Pokémon White||Seemingly curious about people, they gather around footsteps they find on snowy mountains.|
|V||Pokémon Black 2||Seemingly curious about people, they gather around footsteps they find on snowy mountains.|
|V||Pokémon White 2||Seemingly curious about people, they gather around footsteps they find on snowy mountains.|
|VI||Pokémon X||During cold seasons, it migrates to the mountain's lower reaches. It returns to the snow-covered summit in the spring.|
|VI||Pokémon Y||In the spring, it grows berries with the texture of frozen treats around its belly.|
|VI||Pokémon Omega Ruby|
|VI||Pokémon Alpha Sapphire|
 Pokéthlon Statistics
 Via Level-Up
 Via TM/HM
 Via Breeding
 Via Move Tutor (Black 2/White 2)
 Generation IV Exclusive Moves
 Via TM/HM
 Via Move Tutor
 Heart Gold/Soul Silver
 Evolution Line
 Type Matchups
Related ThreadsSnover in frost cavern - last post by @ Oct 15, 2013
snover - last post by @ Apr 12, 2008
Snover's cry - last post by @ Nov 9, 2010
Sneasel/Snover - last post by @ Mar 22, 2008