Las Cruces, New Mexico: Recycled Roadrunner - Temporarily Gone

Made of refuse from a local dump, twenty feet tall. Disappeared in 2011, but there are whisperings that it may return to its original spot in 2014.

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Roadrunner. Rest Stop Roadrunner

This giant roadrunner provides a little competition for Paisano Pete. Don't know if she's bigger, but is definitely in a more dramatic location, high on the west mesa overlooking the Rio Grande valley and across to the Organ Mountains. It's made of recycled materials--old sneakers, etc. Great tourist photo ops!

[Chris williams, 11/23/2000]

Bigger than Paisano Pete... Looks almost too good to be true!

Giant Roadrunner

There is a rest area with a giant Roadrunner overlooking the freeway.

[Ed Johnston, 09/23/2000]

Recycled Roadrunner - Temporarily Gone

Currently in the shop for repairs.

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