Bedford, Virginia: Homer the Muffler Man

Muffler Man named "Homer," a 14-ft fiberglass statue by Mark Cline, advertises a mini golf. Wears a baseball cap, holds a baseball and golf club.

Bedford Mini Golf

Address:
954 Burks Hill Rd, Bedford, VA
Directions:
From 460 take exit for Smith Mountain Lake, route 122 south aka Burks Hill Rd. The Mascot is on the right just past Liberty Lake Park.
Hours:
Fr 4-8, Sat 10-8, Sun 12-6 Seasonal (Call to verify)
Phone:
434-907-1652
Admission:
Golf fee varies.
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Muffler Man.

Homer the Muffler Man

This original muffler man, created by local artist Mark Cline from Natural Bridge Virginia, stands 14 ft tall. He wears a red baseball hat and holds a baseball in one hand and a golf putter in the other.

We are currently holding a contest to name him, but the front runner name is "Homer." Homer will welcome you to Bedford if arriving from the south on 122, and invite you to play a round of mini golf or hit a few balls if arriving from the north on 122.

Bedford Mini Golf & Batting Zone has recently reopened after extensive renovations and under new ownership.

[Christine Feldman, 02/22/2017]

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