Ellenville, New York: Boy and the Boot (outdoor)

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Address:
1 Liberty Square, Ellenville, NY
Directions:
Just northeast of the intersection of Hwy 52 and US 209. In tiny "Liberty Square," at the corner of Liberty and Canal Sts, next to the post office.
Admission:
Free
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Outdoor Boy and the Boot.

Boy and the Boot (outdoor)

The statue of a boy and his leaking boot, is one of several identical and equally inexplicable statues scattered across the U.S.

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Boy and the Boot

Simple fountain of the Boy and the Boot in the middle of a quaint village. Not many people know of Ellenville. Rich in American history, it gets overshadowed by Manhattan Island and the greater Catskills. Ellenville is in a beautiful valley surrounded by two mountain ranges, the Shawanagunks and the Catskills. A beautiful drive on route 52 will take your breath away.

[Peggy, 07/05/2007]

Did you say beautiful drive? Sorry, we were still thinking about that Boy and the Boot...


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