Medford, Wisconsin: Forest of Chainsaw Totem Poles

Gordy Lekies took roughly 400 old chainsaws and sawed them halfway through 21 poles -- forming a row of chainsaw totem poles at a roadside firewood business.

Address:
County Hwy M, Medford, WI
Directions:
18 northwest of Medford via Hwy 64, right on Co Hwy E, left on Co Hwy M for 3 miles to corner of Division Drive. On edge of Chequamegon National Forest.
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Chainsaw totem poles.

Chainsaw Forest

Lumberjack Art - Roadside display on a back road outside of Medford, WI. The owner sells firewood. There are literally hundreds of old chainsaws "mounted" in poles along the road.

[Jim Griggs, 12/12/2009]

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Exact Center of the Northern Half of the Western Hemisphere, Poniatowski, WI - 28 mi.

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