Pelican Rapids, Minnesota: World's Largest Pelican Team Field Report

Hwy 59, Pelican Rapids, MN
At the base of the Mill Pond dam on the Pelican River. On Hwy 59 in town behind the Tourist Information Center.
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World's Largest Pelican.

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Pelican Pete watches over a dam spillway and prime fish-gobbling spot. Report...

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World's Largest Pelican

Pelican Pete is in great shape. Be aware, though, that if his platform is wet, it can be extremely slippery.

[Tom C, 09/08/2019]

Big Pelican.

World's Largest Pelican

Statue of the World's Largest Pelican, in downtown Pelican Rapids on the river.

[Jack Steck, 02/25/2010]

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