World's Tallest Thermometer sold
The World's Tallest Thermometer and adjacent Bun Boy Restaurant has been sold by 75 year-old Willis Herron, partner of the original Bun Boy owner since the 1950s. Bun Boy opened in 1926; the 134-foot tall thermometer was constructed in 1991. New owner Steve Carter plans on continuing the traditions at this popular desert stop between LA and Las Vegas.[01/30/2000]
- 72155 Baker Blvd, Baker, CA
- Near I-15, Exit 246. Death Valley Rd north to 1st right on I-15 Business. Currently out of service.
- Currently broken; should be repaired in 2014.
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