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  • Enchanted Highway

    Enchanted Highway

    Regent, North Dakota

    Gary Greff's towering, fanciful metal sculptures appear every few miles along a lonely road to his way off-the-beaten path town.

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  • Salem Sue, World's Largest Holstein Cow

    Salem Sue, World's Largest Holstein Cow

    New Salem, North Dakota

    Salem Sue, who's already big, towers above New Salem on a rare North Dakota hill.

  • Tommy the Turtle

    Tommy the Turtle

    Bottineau, North Dakota

    A giant statue of the Snowmobiling Reptile Hero of Bottineau. Travelers can stand behind his windscreen.

  • W'eel Turtle Made From Wheel Rims

    W'eel Turtle Made From Wheel Rims

    Dunseith, North Dakota

    This titan was welded together from over 2,000 steel wheel rims; its head alone weighs over a ton.

  • World's Largest Buffalo

    World's Largest Buffalo

    Jamestown, North Dakota

    This mighty bull bison -- built in 1959 out of sixty tons of steel and concrete -- keeps its unblinking eye on the Jamestown grain elevator.

  • Hilltop Viking Statue

    Hilltop Viking Statue

    Fort Ransom, North Dakota

    A towering son of Odin looks out over North Dakota, probably wondering what he's doing there.

  • New Geographic Center of North America

    New Geographic Center of North America

    Robinson, North Dakota

    Tiny town (pop. 37) decided that the old Center was bogus, claimed the title in 2015, and had it confirmed by the federal Govt in 2016.

  • Geographical Center of North America

    Geographical Center of North America

    Rugby, North Dakota

    A rock obelisk in a gift shop parking lot marks an important spot on your map.

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