Rock in the House
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Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Archived2012
N 44° 08.134 W 091° 43.460
15T E 602042 N 4887721
Quick Description: On April 24, 1995, a 55-ton boulder suddenly rolled 400 feet down a cliff along the Mississippi River and plowed into this 2-bedroom house owned by Maxine and Dwight Anderson.
Location: Wisconsin, United States
Date Posted: 9/3/2007 9:03:00 AM
Waymark Code: WM24M8
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member spud67
Views: 432

Long Description:
When the dust settled the Anderson's found a huge, coin-shaped rock where their master bedroom used to be.

The Rock in the House is run on the honor system. You park in the driveway, walk to the front door, and a series of handwritten notes tells you tales of the rock.

Suggested donation $1.00 to be put in a box before entering.

The house is not occupied, it is a tourist attraction, left the way it was on April 24, 1995. House is open to the elements where the boulder rolled into their bedroom. Possible creeping critters.
Price of Admission: 1.00 (listed in local currency)

Roadside Attractions Website: [Web Link]

Weekday Hours: Not listed

Weekend Hours: Not listed

Location Website: Not listed

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