The best team to use in the Pokemon GO Mountain Cup: Great League Edition is Escavalier, Diggersby, and Walrein.

This trio of Pokemon balances attack and defense well while also being able to counter most of the meta picks for this cup. However, other Pokemon such as Lucario, Ferrothorn, Torterra, and Gliscor are also strong picks.

The table below shows the top 10 Pokemon to use in the Mountain Cup: Great League Edition and their strongest attacks. Just make sure you know how to get Elite Fast and Charged TMs so you can teach them these attacks!

PokemonTypeFast AttackCharged Attacks
Escavalier
Escavalier Pokemon GO
Bug/SteelCounterDrill Run
Megahorn
Diggersby (XL)
Pokemon GO Diggersby
Normal/GroundMud ShotFire Punch
Earthquake
Whiscash
Whiscash Pokemon GO
Water/GroundMud ShotMud Bomb
Blizzard
Lucario
Pokemon GO Lucario
Fighting/SteelCounterPower-Up Punch
Shadow Ball
Ferrothorn
Ferrothorn Pokemon GO
Grass/SteelBullet SeedPower Whip
Thunder
Torterra
Torterra Pokemon GO
Grass/GroundRazor LeafFrenzy Plant
Sand Tomb
Gliscor
Gliscor Pokemon GO
Ground/FlyingWing AttackEarthquake
Night Slash
Marshtomp
Marshtomp Pokemon GO
Water/GroundMud ShotSurf
Mud Bomb
Walrein
Walrein Pokemon GO
Ice/WaterPowder SnowIcicle Spear
Earthquake
Froslass
Froslass Pokemon GO
Ice/GhostPowder SnowAvalanche
Shadow Ball

Try out as many of these Pokemon as you can in the Mountian Cup. You never know what team combination will help you rise the ranks and earn all of the GO Battle League rewards in Pokemon GO Season 10 Rising Heroes!

Also, Diggersby is one of the best Pokemon for the Mountain Cup, but to get it up to 1500 CP, you must use XL Candy. Here’s how to get XL Candy in Pokemon GO so you can make it powerful enough to win!

Escavalier Diggersby Walrein Pokemon GO

Pokemon GO Mountain Cup: Great League Edition Rules

Players taking part in the Pokemon GO Mountain Cup: Great League Edition must select Pokemon according to the following rules:

  • Pokemon must be 1500 CP or less to enter
  • Only Pokemon of the following types are eligible:
    • Ground-
    • Ice-
    • Rock-
    • Steel-
  • Swampert is banned

Dual-type Pokemon are allowed in the Mountain Cup as long as one of their types is Ground, Ice, Rock, or Steel.

If you want to try out some Pokemon that haven’t quite made it out to the top 10 list, find out the best Pokemon of each of the types allowed in the Mountain Cup:

Pokemon GO Mountain Cup

When is the Mountain Cup: Great League Edition? Start & End Date

The Mountain Cup: Great League Edition is running from March 22 to March 29, 2023. This is according to the Season 10: Rising Heroes GO Battle League Schedule.

The other competition available during this week is the Ultra League. If you want to battle in this too, make sure to use the best Ultra League team in Pokemon GO!

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