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West Wendover, Nevada: Wendover Will

The World's Largest Cowboy -- a 90 ft. tall metal cutout -- lights up. His mechanical arm used to move up and down.

Wendover Blvd., West Wendover, NV
I-80 exit 410, drive south on US 93, then make a quick right onto Wendover Blvd and drive one-half mile west of casinos. Visible from I-80.
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Wendover Will.

Wendover Will

The handsome cowboy Wendover Will guarded "Opti Car Lusion" as I entered the small border town of West Wendover, Nevada. Being from Texas, I always enjoy a tall cowboy.

[Queen Becky, 12/31/2016]

Wendover Will.

Wendover Will

World's largest cowboy -- 90 feet tall, over 1,000 feet of neon lights. Mechanical arm moves up and down. Built in 1952.

[Doug Lund, 09/11/2009]

Wendover Will cowboy sign.

Wendover Will

Wendover Will can be found at the west end of town on Wendover Blvd.

[Joe Boulter, 11/18/2006]

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Metaphor, the Tree of Utah, Wendover, UT - 27 mi.

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