Part 7: Forbidden Woods
Start off by following the trail to the right and opening the small chest for the Dungeon Map. Now travel to the opposite side of the room and pick up the large seed. Toss it at the blocked door in the center of the room to destroy the obstacle guarding the door - making sure the flower is open when the seed hits or else it will not kill it.
In the next room jump down to the bottom and kill one of the Boko Babas. Pick up the stick that is left behind and light it using the torch. Now look around the torch for a chest blocked by a flower. Burn the flower with the fire from the stick. Open the chest for a Knight's Crest.
Follow the path back down to the Baba Bulb and use it to shoot up to the next platform. Continue using the Baba Bulb's and the Deku Leaf to make it to the door blocked by a flower. Use the Bomb Flower growing in the grass to kill the flower and continue through the door.
In the next room use the Deku Leaf and blow wind at the switch to the left. This will make the cart come to you. Jump onto the cart and use the Deku Leaf towards the door you came in to make it to the other side of the room. Jump off of the cart and enter the door.
Follow the path forward and defeat the Boko Baba on the right to make a Baba Bulb appear. Use it and other bubs to make it to the door in the area. It will be covered by a flower but do not worry - there is a seed on the opposite side of the room. Blow air at the switch to the right to call the cart over.
Now blow wind toward the flower to travel to the other side of the room where a seed will be waiting behind some wooden planks. Simply use the sword to break through and pick up of the seed. Jump with the seed back onto the cart and drop it on the cart - being careful not to make it fall to the ground beneath.
Use the Deku Leaf to blow air towards the area you picked the seed from in order to travel back across the room. Now pick up the seed and throw it at the flower to unblock the path forward. In the next room you will notice the path blocked by yet another flower.
Simply use the Deku Leaf to blow the seed in the middle of the room towards the door. Pick it up and throw it at the flower in order to precede forward through the door. Now head to the right and use the Grappling Hook to swing across.
If you look across the room you will find a locked door with a seed in front of it. Travel to it using the tree branches but make sure not to fall. Pick up the seed and jump across towards the rupees in the center of the room. Travel right and jump across to the door blocked by a flower.
Use the seed to destroy the flower guarding the door and then use the tree branches to the left to travel up. Use the Deku Leaf on the leaf pile to uncover a Blue Pot. Head back down to the door and enter it this time. In the next room will be a small chest in the center surrounded by creatures.
Getting the Compass
Perform several spin attacks to quickly defeat them and then open the chest for a Yellow Rupee. Now climb up and head through the next door. This room will have a lot vines that will spawn when you get close to them. Head to the tree in front you and then turn left. Walk until the vines spawn and then turn left towards the wall.
Travel to the wall and turn right to find a Bomb Flower. Use it to break the wooden planks nearby to unlock a chest containing the Compass. Now travel back to the door we entered from and turn right if looking towards the tree in the center of the room.
Continue until the vines spawn - now turn left and head towards the tree. Use must walk pass the left side of the tree to avoid vines. Once you pass the tree turn right and continue to the wall. Now turn left and walk until the vines spawn and immediately to left once more.
Walk to the tree and then turn right and walk towards the wall. Now turn left and left again when the vines spawn. Walk towards the tree in the center and then turn left and then left again immediately in order to find another small chest in the room that contains a small key.
Use the Baba Bulbs to make it back to the entrance of the room. Enter the door and then jump run right through the next room and through the door. Now turn left to find a locked door. Simply jump across to the center and run around to the left in order to reach the door.
Use the key to enter the door and then knock the Peahat into the water using the Deku Leaf. Now blow air at the switch to the right to call over the cart. Jump onto the cart and blow air towards the door you came through in order to travel across the room.
Enter the door and then kill the Boko Babas to make a Baba Bulb appear. Use it to shoot on top of the trees and then continue upward by using the next Baba Bulb. You will find two doors - one covered by flowers and then the one you should enter.
Getting the Boomerang
Once inside this room you will face off with the dungeon mini-boss - a Winged Mothula. In order to defeat the Winged Mothula simply attack it with the sword whenever it hovers. Repeat until the wings are gone and then continue attacking it to defeat it.
Enter the small room that becomes unlocked and open the chest for the Boomerang. Equip the boomerang and target both of the switches above the door you came through in order to exit the room. Back in this room you need to use the boomerang to kill both of the flowers off the door ahead.
Now enter the door to find a lot of spiked plants hanging from the ceiling. Use the boomerang to knock all of the ones in the center of the room down. The players must now use the Deku Leaf to float across towards the door. Open the small chest to get a Joy Pendant and then head through the door.
You will find the plant we have been jumping to through the dungeon. Use the boomerang on the five vines in order to knock it off the ceiling making sure to target all of them or risk the others growing back. After knocking it down simply jump through the hole it created and then enter the door near the Baba Bulb.
Kill all of the creatures in the center of the room with the boomerang and travel down the path to the right being sure to dodge the blue tentacles - if caught, use the sword to attack the tentacles base that grabbed you. Now enter the door to find a plant hanging from the ceiling along with a chest. Jump across and open the chest for a Yellow Rupee.
Now use the boomerang to knock down the plant in the center of the room. Jump down onto the plant and use the Deku Leaf to travel across the water down the tunnel. Once you make it to the end jump off the plant and enter the door. Vines will block the door after you enter.
Getting the Big Key
Travel to the top of the path in the center of the room. Once in the center of the room you need to target all of the switches with boomerang making sure to hit them all in one throw. This will unlock the small room underneath that contains a chest with the Big Key inside.
Now kill the creatures the birds drop off in order to unlock the door at the top of the room. Use the Grappling Hook on the pole and swing across to the door. You will be back to the room with the creatures in the center that will slow Link down. Kill them with the boomerang and continue through the door.
Back in the room with the giant flower you will need to use the Deku Leaf on the switch and then jump into the Baba Bulb. Shoot into the air and hover with the Deku Leaf to enter the whirlwind of the giant flower. Land near the top of the hole and look around for the door blocked by two flowers.
Use the boomerang to kill both of the flowers and enter through the door. Kill the Mothula in this room to unblock the door forward as well as spawn a chest containing a Joy Pendant. Travel through the door to find a room full of spiked plants and the boss door.
Use one of the sticks near the boss door to burn the top of the cauldron with fire from the torches. Now get ready for the boss fight.
Forbidden Woods Boss: Kalle Demos
Kalle Demos is a plant that will attach itself to the ceiling. You will need to use the boomerang on the tentacles in order to knock Kalle Demos down. The method that is easiest will be taking out the boomerang while running around the edge of the room - target the tentacles and throw the boomerang.
Repeat that process until Kalle Demos falls down. Now use the sword to attack the center of the plant - spin attacks make the battle much quicker. After defeating the boss Makar will be freed and Link will have the chance to pick up an extra Heart Container.
Returning Makar to the Great Deku Tree
Jump into the portal to be transported back to the Great Deku Tree. After the cutscene Link will get the Farore's Pearl. Now exit the Forest Haven and go back to King of Red Lions. You should see the red Postbox shaking so examine it. Link will get a letter containing a Piece of Heart and then get ready to set out for the last pearl in the game - Nayru's Pearl.