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  • Canada Outhouse Costs $2 Million


    Banff - Since its unveiling in September 2008, a multi-million state-of-the-art outhouse in Alberta's Banff National Park has become both a tourist attraction and a source of heated debate in the usually Frozen North. Full story

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  • Airdrie: Canadian Cowboy [tip]
  • Andrew: World's Largest Mallard Duck [tip]
  • Banff: Merman, Indian Trading Post
  • Bow Island: Pinto McBean Statue [tip]
  • Drumheller: World's Largest Dinosaur [tip]
  • Edmonton: World's Largest Cowboy Boot [tip]
  • Edmonton: World's Largest Donair Meat [tip]
  • Ft. Assiniboine: World's Largest Wagon Wheel and Pick Axe [tip]
  • Glendon: World's Largest Pyrogy[tip]
  • Medicine Hat: World's Largest Tee Pee [tip]
  • St. Paul: UFO Landing Pad [tip]
  • Taber: Uniroyal Gal [tip]
  • Tofield: "Dirty Shorts" Grain Elevator [tip]
  • Torrington: Gopher Hole Museum [tip]
  • Vegreville: "Pysanka" - World's Largest Easter Egg
  • Vulcan: Starship Enterprise [tip]
  • Westlock: World's Largest Tractor Weather Vane [tip]

September 20, 2014

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