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Description


Located in the 2nd section of the Hub, Sand Mountain is the 6th platforming level of BfBB. A rapid departure from most levels, Sand Mountain is primarily built around the sliding mechanic. Additionally, the 1st sublevel acts as a miniature hub to the rest of the sublevels.

Sand Mountain
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Spatula Requirement 30
Socks 10
Secondary Character Sandy

Ski Lodge (SM01)


The first sublevel of Sand Mountain is Ski Lodge. A compact stage, Ski Lodge serves as the only non-sliding sublevel in Sand Mountain, as well as the hub to the rest of the sublevels. Within Ski Lodge, there are 2 Golden Spatulas: Frosty Bungee and Top of the Lodge. Additionally, there are 2 socks to collect.

Notable Ski Lodge Strats

Top of the Lodge Skip

Main Article: Top of the Lodge Skip
There are a few ways to obtain the Lodge spatula without using most (or any) of the swingers.

Frosty Bungee Climb

Main Article: Frosty Bungee Climb
Method of climb out of the Frosty Bungee pit; primarily used in Warpless categories

Frosty Bungee Skip

Main Article: Frosty Bungee Skip
When hans disabled, it is possible to skip paying the clam when obtaining the Frosty Bungee spatula

Lodge L-Control

Main Article: Lodge L-Control
By L-Controlling the Lodge spatula, it is possible navigate towards the Under the Bridge sock

Guppy Mound (SM02)


Descending the slopes, the next sublevel is Guppy Mound. The smallest of the 3 slides, Guppy Mound has no significant branching paths. It is also horseshoe shaped, with the end of the slide being roughly adjacent to the beginning of it. Within Guppy Mound, there are 2 Golden Spatulas: Defeat Robots on Guppy Mound and Beat Mrs. Puff's Time. Additionally, there are 3 socks to collect.

Notable Guppy Mound Strats

Billboard Jump

Main Article: Billboard Jump
By jumping through the Billboard, it is possible to skip a section of the slide

Guppy Mound Button Backup

Backup for if the player dies during the battle arena at the end of the slide

Guppy Mound Chuck Skip

By jumping through an intangible rock, it is possible to skip a section of the slide

Flounder Hill (SM03)


Continuing counterclockwise, the next sublevel is Flounder Hill. A long slide with branching paths, Flounder Hill differs from the other 2 slides by not being horseshoe shaped. Within Flounder Hill, there are 2 Golden Spatulas: Defeat Robots on Flounder Hill and Beat Bubble Buddy's Time. Additionally, there are 2 socks to collect.

Notable Flounder Hill Strats

Extreme Sandmen

Main Article: Extreme Sandmen
Through the use of a high speed Cruise Boost, it is possible to take the optimal sandmen route

Flounder Hill Timer Stop

By reactivating the timer while active, it is possible to freeze it

Sandmen 1 Cycle

Main Article: Sandmen 1 Cycle
Method of destroying all the sandmen without needing to go down the slide multiple times

Pipe Sock Climb

Main Article: Pipe Sock Climb
Method of collecting the Pipe sock while tangentially destroying the sandmen

Sand Mountain (SM04)


The last sublevel of Sand Mountain is the namesake of the level. Colloquially known as Larry's slide or Slide 3 so as to avoid confusion, this sublevel is the largest of the slides. With Sand Mountain, there are 2 Golden Spatulas: Defeat Robots on Sand Mountain and Beat Larry's Time. Additionally, there are 3 socks to collect.

Notable Sand Mountain Strats

Ice Pillar Bash

Main Article: Ice Pillar Bash
With the assistance of a Cruise Boost, it is possible to collect the Ice Pillar sock as Spongebob

Larry's Slide Skip

Main Article: Larry's Slide Skip
Due to a mixture of level design and Developer oversight, it is possible to skip the vast majority of the slide

Slide 3 LCB

Main Article: Slide 3 LCB
Fast speed Cruise Boost which allows the player to navigate the slide much more quickly