Geese in Flight is one of many schulptures along the Enchanted Highway between Gladstone and Regent.

12-Pack of Classic Americana in North Dakota

Every state has its quirky or unique brand of "roadside" art. These photo stops are fun, distinctive and they say a lot about the area in which you find them. North Dakota's top roadside art happens to be animals of mythic proportions. When traveling around the state, take a few minutes to check out these larger-than-life attractions.

Wahpper the World's Largest Catfish in Wahpeton 1
Wahpper Catfish

This 40-foot-long catfish is a tribute to the Red River of the North and its great fishing.

Dabill Drive Wahpeton, ND 58074
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Big Bruce

Check out this Guinness Book of World Records' official record of the World's largest baseball bat. Located at Newman Outdoor Field, home of the Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks.

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World's Largest Buffalo Monument in Jamestown 3
World's Largest Buffalo

This 26-foot-tall, 60-ton concrete giant has been standing watch over Jamestown from the Frontier Village since 1959.

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Sandy the Sandhill Crane

The magnificent Sandy (World's Largest Sandhill Crane) sculpture stands 40 feet high in a park of native and non-native plants and grasses.

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Salem Sue

The "World's Largest Holstein Cow," built to honor the dairymen of the area, is 38 feet high and 50 feet long, and is visible for five miles.

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Rusty the Turtle

Rusty, the two-ton Turtle located on the south side of Turtle Lake.

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Lewis, Clark and Sheheke

The statues of explorers Lewis and Clark and chief Sheheke stand a vigil outside the entry of the Lewis and Clark Interpretive Center in Washburn.

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Wally the Walleye

Garrison, the "Walleye Capital of the World" is home to the 26-foot fiberglass statue that represents the great walleye fishery at nearby Lake Sakakawea.

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Tommy Turtle

The area's local mascot. Tommy the Turtle is the world's largest snowmobile-riding turtle. Sitting on his snowmobile, he is over 26 feet tall.

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W'eel Turtle

Giant turtle statue made of more than 2,000 tire rims.

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Wheat Monument

Monument rising 35 feet is a tribute to the men and women of the land who settled the prairie and raised wheat and other grain.

11th Street and Ninth Avenue W Williston, ND 58802
Pheasant Family is one of the large metal statues found on the Enchanted Highway north of Regent. 12
Enchanted Highway

The Enchanted Highway is a 30-mile drive from Interstate 94, Exit 72 to Regent. The road is lined with giant metal sculptures, including the awe-inspiring Geese in Flight at Exit 72. The amazing trip includes Tin Family, Fisherman's Dream, Pheasants on the Prairie and more.

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