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Cactus Cove
Game Newer Super Mario Bros. Wii
Level number 2-1
Time 525
World Rubble Ruins
Level type Desert
Enemies Fire Snakes
Koopa Paratroopas (G & R)
Koopa Troopas (G & R)
Piranha Plants
Game Progression
Previous level (1-Airship2.png) Derelict Airship
Next level (2-2) Gushing Gutter
(2-Store.png) Dusty Drugstore

Cactus Cove (or World 2-1) is the first level of Rubble Ruins in Newer Super Mario Bros. Wii. It is a desert-themed level segueing into Soggy Sewers.

Cactus Cove is unlocked by completing Derelict Airship in Yoshi's Island. Completing it will unlock Gushing Gutter in Soggy Sewers and Dusty Drugstore.and this is the 11th level overall.


Star Coins

  • Star Coin 1: Right before the checkpoint, in plain sight. A running jump is required to get it.
  • Star Coin 2: Find a hidden alcove in the left wall after two Fire Snakes, then simply grab the Star Coin.
  • Star Coin 3: Once the giant green Warp Pipe is reached, jump onto the warp pipe, and then grab the Star Coin.




Name Music Origin Area played
Desert theme from New Super Mario Bros. Main area
Underground theme from Super Mario Bros. Underground areas