Ortley Beach, New Jersey: Muffler Man - Barnacle Bill

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Barnacle Bill's Mini Golf Course

1968 Hwy 35, Ortley Beach, NJ
Barnacle Bill's Mini Golf Course. On the east side of Hwy 35 between 3rd and 4th Aves.
Stored in the winter. (Call to verify)
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Muffler Man golfer.

Muffler Man - Barnacle Bill
Fiberglass giant holds a large putter at a boardwalk mini-golf course. On duty since 1967. Roadsideamerica.com Report...

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Barnacle Bill.

Muffler Man - Barnacle Bill

Bill survived Sandy. Barnacle Bill's Mini-golf is being rebuilt for summer fun.

[Vince, 05/29/2013]
Barnacle Bill Muffler Man

Visited this place a few months after Superstorm Sandy. Much of the town is destroyed or heavily damaged. The mini-golf course where this Muffler Man once stood looks like it sustained damage. Barnacle Bill was nowhere in sight. A sad casualty of the storm?

[Will Hill, 03/21/2013]

Barnacle Bill is usually stored in the adjacent arcade 1-story brick building during the off-season, so there's a fighting chance that he weathered the storm. If anyone spots him, let us know!

Muffler Man - Bunyan golfer

In the seaside resort town of Ortley Beach, there is a miniature golf course that has a statue of Paul Bunyan on the links, the same one featured in your books and web site. The statue is taken down for the winter, but is put back up every spring for the summer tourist season. The golf course is on Rt. 35 north in that town. Check it out this summer!

[Will Hill, 03/28/1998]

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