Haunted Gardens

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This article is about Hollend's remake. For the original track, see Haunted Woods. For the texture hack, see Haunted Gardens (DS Peach Gardens Texture).
Haunted Gardens
Creator: Hollend
Designer: WorldsBoss, thondam, Hollend
Version: v2.1
Date of latest version: 2023-11-15
Editors used: Blender, BrawlBox, KMP Cloud, Lorenzi's KMP Editor, Post-Effect Editor, SketchUp, Wiimms SZS Tools
WBZ files: ct.wiimm.de
Download: Icedrive


Haunted Gardens is a custom track created by Hollend. This track is a remake of thondam's Haunted Woods. According to the author's knowledge, he is the seventh person to attempt to remake the original track. It features most elements of the original track in addition to new features and a visual and gameplay overhaul.


v2.1 VS Race
v1.7 VS Race
v1.0 VS Race

Version History

Version Date of release Information
2020-06-24 Start of development
v1.0 2020-10-31 First release
v1.12 2020-12-06 Various KCL and gameplay fixes.
v1.2 2020-12-30 Various KCL and gameplay fixes.
v1.5 2021-01-21
  • Nerfed first turn shortcut.
  • Lowered top path's boost ramp in the mansion.
  • Removed unused files.
  • Edited KCL to match the new changes.
  • Added more item route groups.
  • Removed some checkpoints.
  • Removed a Piranha Plant and pipe.
  • Edited course model.
v1.6 2021-02-25 Fixed a few item routes.
v1.7 2021-05-11
  • More item route fixes.
  • Moved a few checkpoints to fix a bad respawn point.
  • Minor KCL edits.
v2.0 2022-07-07
  • Visual overhaul.
  • Remade original mud shortcut.
  • Buffed many turns for better balance.
  • Adjusted KCL.
  • Remade minimap to include mud shortcut.
  • Slowed down dancers in the bottom path and adjusted their routes (penguin_m).
  • Made second item box set static.
  • Altered room wall to remove 90° corner walls.
  • Added a breakable window effect on the bottom path.
  • Adjusted BFG post-effect file.
  • Changed water color from purple to light brown.
  • Added a new shortcut above the water.
  • Added a path for bagging.
  • Added a Lightning-only item box inside the maze (LE-CODE only).
  • Altered item probabilities (LE-CODE only).
v2.1 2023-11-15
  • Fixed various bugs.
  • Improved KCL.
  • Fixed unsolid arrows and wall popping before the mansion entrance after lap one.
  • Added some heights near the mansion.
  • Fixed Bullet Bills not being to drop you in the middle of the mud shortcut.
  • Fixed minimap.

Custom Track Distributions

This track is part of the following Custom Track Distributions:

Names in Other Languages

Dutch: Spooktuinen
French: Jardin Hanté
German: Spukgärten
Italian: Giardini Infestati
Japanese: ホーンテッドガーデン
Korean: -
Portuguese: -
Russian: -
Spanish: Jardines Embrujados
Greek: -
Polish: -
Finnish: -
Swedish: -
Czech: Zakleté Zahrady
Danish: -