- Star Coin #1: At the first green warp pipe where the player has to sink in the quicksand then travel to the right. Upon entering, go right to find the Star Coin.
- Star Coin #2: In a green warp pipe above a Pokey. The player must use a Propeller Block to get it.
- Star Coin #3: Afterwards, there's a quicksand pit with a downwards arrow to the right of it. This is the quicksand pit that must be entered. Inside, grab the Star Coin while watching out for the quicksand.
Go into the exit pipe after getting the second Star Coin, then follow to the Goal Pole. It provides an access to Fossil Tunnel.