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Medicine Park, Oklahoma: Mountain Boomer Lizard

Large (but not giant) outdoor sculpture of a Mountain Boomer, a colorful local reptile.

Medicine Park Aquarium and Natural Sciences Center

1 Aquarium Drive, Medicine Park, OK
On the south side of OK-49, two miles west of its intersection with OK-58, and less than one mile away from the entrance to the Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge. Along a walking trail behind the Medicine Park Aquarium and Natural Sciences Center.
Daily 10-5. Gated after hours. Local health policies may affect hours and access.
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Colorful hill lizard.

Large Lizard Statue

Out close to the Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge there is a large lizard up on a hill on HWY 49 on the north side of the road. It is very easy to miss if you are not looking. I am pretty sure the town is Medicine Park, OK. I believe it is on private property, but there is a very steep and rocky road close by that can be driven on to take pictures.

[Carol Saltsgaver, 01/15/2010]

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