Walapai, Arizona: Giganticus Headicus

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Address:
Route 66, Walapai, AZ
Directions:
17 miles north of I-40 exit 53, northeast corner, Route 66 and Antares Rd
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Giganticus Headicus
A solitary Easter Island-type head, out-of-place along fossilized Route 66. Miniatures of the giant head are available in the adjacent gift shop. Roadsideamerica.com Report...

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Giganticus Headicus

Giganticus Headicus

He did it! The gift shop is open and I got my very own mini Giganticus Headicus. The artist was not present or we would have given him a big squeeze. Well done, Gregg Arnold, well done!

[Tracy Condra, 12/19/2017]

Giganticus Headicus.

Giganticus Headicus

So fun to happen across this Fresh Green Sculpture! We were driving then stumbled across it, actually -- we totally got a giggle. Everyone's reaction is to walk up and pretend to pick the poor guy's nose. I thought it was just my kids, but as we were there others stopped and did the same thing -- as well as try to appear as if they were coming from his nose in their photo.

[Julie Jobinger, 06/30/2015]

Idol head.

Giant Idol Head

It's a 15-ft. high idol head staring at you from the side of the road with a large painted pineapple next to it in front of a convenience store. There is a small "man" put in front of it to make the idol look huge.

[Jim Heverin, 07/05/2005]

Nearby Offbeat Places

Hackberry General Store - Route 66 StuffHackberry General Store - Route 66 Stuff, Hackberry, AZ - 6 mi.
Keepers of the Wild - Route 66 TigersKeepers of the Wild - Route 66 Tigers, Valentine, AZ - 9 mi.
Roy Purcell's Rock MuralsRoy Purcell's Rock Murals, Chloride, AZ - 21 mi.
In the region:
Sit-on-Me Chuckwalla, Kingman, AZ - 21 mi.

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