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A roadside attraction is a large tourist attraction along side the road and is used by a community or area to present some information or history of the community or area, sometimes even just a mascott. Add the roadside attraction you have found in your travels across the country or around the world.
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Image for Large Fishing Pole With Fish - Troy, MTview gallery

SESE41 km

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Roadside AttractionsLarge Fishing Pole With Fish - Troy, MT

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Someone apparently caught a big one on some REALLY BIG tackle, then walked away, leaving his prize catch dangling.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 11/5/2014

last visited: never

Image for Asbestos Memorial Picnic Area - Libby, MTview gallery

SESE65.2 km

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Roadside AttractionsAsbestos Memorial Picnic Area - Libby, MT

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This pavilion and picnic area were built in a new park on the south bank of the Kootenai River. It was built as a memorial to all the residents of the area who have suffered as a result of vermiculite mining in the area.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Montana

date approved: 11/6/2014

last visited: never

Image for City of Eagles - Libby MTview gallery

SESE66 km

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Roadside AttractionsCity of Eagles - Libby MT

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Located at the intersection of Minnesota Ave and E 9th St

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member nomadwillie

location: Montana

date approved: 6/29/2011

last visited: 9/3/2013

Image for Ram - Salmo, BCview gallery

NWNW89.3 km

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Roadside AttractionsRam - Salmo, BC

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A bigger than life Rocky Mountain Sheep by the roadside.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 12/15/2012

last visited: 1/28/2014

Image for Salmo Stone Murals - Salmo, BCview gallery

NWNW89.8 km

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Roadside AttractionsSalmo Stone Murals - Salmo, BC

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Salmo is the home of the "Stone Murals".

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 12/12/2012

last visited: 1/28/2014

Image for World's Largest Penny - Salmo, British Columbiaview gallery

NWNW89.8 km

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Roadside AttractionsWorld's Largest Penny - Salmo, British Columbia

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You can see this penny on Highway 6 North in Salmo by the information sign.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 12/12/2012

last visited: 1/5/2014

Image for Cranbrook Ed - Cranbrook, British Columbiaview gallery

NENE98.8 km

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Roadside AttractionsCranbrook Ed - Cranbrook, British Columbia

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Cranbrook Ed, along with thirteen accomplices, caused the only elephant hunt in Cranbrook. You can find him located at the corner of Baker Street and Van Horne Street South. You can visit Ed at any time, he is on public display.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 11/2/2014

last visited: never

Image for Junk Yard Bear - Cranbrook, BCview gallery

NENE99.1 km

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Roadside AttractionsJunk Yard Bear - Cranbrook, BC

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And the artist/teacher sat and thought, "What am I going to get the graduating class to do as a final project?".

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 11/2/2014

last visited: never

Image for Baseball and Bat - Cranbrook, British Columbiaview gallery

NENE100.9 km

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Roadside AttractionsBaseball and Bat - Cranbrook, British Columbia

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This Baseball and Bat are in the Moir Athletic Park on the western side of Cranbrook, at the end of Industrial Road G.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 11/2/2014

last visited: never

Image for Home of Champions - Trail, BCview gallery

NWNW111.4 km

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Roadside AttractionsHome of Champions - Trail, BC

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"A Tribute to the Champions of Greater Trail."

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bcrockcrawler, xstitcher, & BMXer

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 7/19/2010

last visited: 10/2/2012

Image for World's Most Unique Cuckoo Clock - Kimberley, British Columbiaview gallery

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Roadside AttractionsWorld's Most Unique Cuckoo Clock - Kimberley, British Columbia

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According to the plaque, the World's Most Unique, and according to the City's website, largest in North America, cuckoo clock is found on the platzl in Kimberley, British Columbia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member wildwoodke

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 3/24/2010

last visited: 9/8/2000

Image for Water Wheel - Fort Steel, BCview gallery

NENE113.1 km

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Roadside AttractionsWater Wheel - Fort Steel, BC

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This is a recreation of an old water wheel used at Perry Creek, about 25 miles west.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 4/28/2013

last visited: 1/6/2014

Image for Heron's Landing - Nelson, British Columbiaview gallery

NWNW114.3 km

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Roadside AttractionsHeron's Landing - Nelson, British Columbia

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Heron's Landing is in Rotary Lakeside Park located by the Big Orange Bridge. Heron's Landing is located just past the soccer fields going towards the mall. You can visit Heron's Landing at any time the park is opened, it is on public display.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 11/2/2014

last visited: never

Image for Black Rooster - Castlegar, British Columbiaview gallery

NWNW118.8 km

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Roadside AttractionsBlack Rooster - Castlegar, British Columbia

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This Black Roosters is in front of the Black Rooster Classic Bar and Grill and is located at 651 18th Street, right next to the Super 8 Motel.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 11/2/2014

last visited: never

Image for Back Yard Fire Lookout Tower and Museum - Spokane, WAview gallery

SWSW133.7 km

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Roadside AttractionsBack Yard Fire Lookout Tower and Museum - Spokane, WA

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This is one of the few Forestry Lookout Towers on this block, perched high atop a fir tree in a back yard.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Washington

date approved: 1/4/2014

last visited: 1/5/2014

Image for Banner of Service - Spokane, WAview gallery

SWSW134.9 km

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Roadside AttractionsBanner of Service - Spokane, WA

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This large stainless steel flag was placed at Fire Station Number 18 on East Lincoln Road in Spokane.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Washington

date approved: 11/25/2013

last visited: 1/2/2014

Image for Giant Illuminated Loaf of Bread - Spokane, WAview gallery

SWSW137.8 km

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Roadside AttractionsGiant Illuminated Loaf of Bread - Spokane, WA

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Elevated about 60 feet above ground, this is one high and mighty loaf of bread.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Washington

date approved: 1/3/2014

last visited: 1/10/2014

Image for Milk Bottle Building #2 - Spokane, WAview gallery

SWSW138.7 km

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Roadside AttractionsMilk Bottle Building #2 - Spokane, WA

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Though six were planned, only two of the Benewah Milk Bottle buildings were ever built, at a cost of $4,000 each in 1935. This milk bottle is at 802 West Garland Avenue.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Washington

date approved: 1/3/2014

last visited: 4/6/2014

Image for Metallosaurus - Slocan, British Columbiaview gallery

NWNW139.4 km

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Roadside AttractionsMetallosaurus - Slocan, British Columbia

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About 9 km. south of Slocan, or 10 km. north of the Winlaw Post Office, at the side of Highway 6, one will find a large dinosaur.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 12/2/2014

last visited: never

Image for Big Red Wagon - Spokane, WAview gallery

SWSW141.6 km

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Roadside AttractionsBig Red Wagon - Spokane, WA

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More properly, this should be called the REALLLLLY BIG Red Wagon.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Washington

date approved: 1/4/2014

last visited: 1/5/2014

Image for Garbage Eating Goat - Spokane, WAview gallery

SWSW141.6 km

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Roadside AttractionsGarbage Eating Goat - Spokane, WA

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The Garbage Goat was created for Expo '74 to aid in keeping the grounds clear of debris. It was correctly believed that kids could easily be enticed to feed the goat their garbage.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Washington

date approved: 1/4/2014

last visited: 1/10/2014

Image for Milk Bottle Building #1 - Spokane, WAview gallery

SWSW142.9 km

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Roadside AttractionsMilk Bottle Building #1 - Spokane, WA

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Though six were planned, only two of the Benewah Milk Bottle buildings were ever built, at a cost of $4,000 each in 1935. This milk bottle is at 321 South Cedar Street.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Washington

date approved: 1/3/2014

last visited: 4/5/2014

Image for Battle of Four Lakes aka Battle of Spokane Plains - Spokane, WAview gallery

SWSW153.5 km

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Roadside AttractionsBattle of Four Lakes aka Battle of Spokane Plains - Spokane, WA

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There is a tiny State Park surrounding this cairn along Highway 2, west of Spokane. The little triangular park is directly across the highway from Fairchild Air Force Base and is named Spokane Battlefield State Psrk.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member BK-Hunters

location: Washington

date approved: 12/23/2013

last visited: 1/2/2014

Image for Terex Titan - Sparwood, British Columbiaview gallery

NENE154.8 km

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Roadside AttractionsTerex Titan - Sparwood, British Columbia

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The Terex Titan, said to be the largest truck in the world, is a roadside attaction along the Crowsnest Highway (#3) in Sparwood, British Columbia.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member wildwoodke

location: British Columbia, Canada

date approved: 5/4/2007

last visited: 4/18/2013

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