Lake Station, Indiana: Elephant and Hippie Rhinoceros

A rhino and an elephant stand in front of a store that sells hippie-era merchandise. The rhino used to have psychedelic skin, but apparently the store has gone Establishment....

Green Fields Trading Co.

Address:
2235 Ripley St., Lake Station, IN
Directions:
Green Fields Trading Co. On the west side of US Hwy 6/Ripley St. just south of I-94 exit 15A.
Phone:
219-962-4578
Admission:
Free
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Rhino statue.

Elephant and Hippie Rhinoceros

The rhino is sadly no longer painted like a hippie. Just a normal gray rhino. The hobo across the street still makes it worth it!

[Dana, 05/27/2013]

Elephant and rhino.

Elephant and Hippie Rhinoceros

An elephant and rhinoceros stand in front of Green Fields Trading Co. The rhino has a nice 1960s paint theme going. If you want anything from the hippie era, this is the place to purchase it. Green Fields is across the street from Ruben's giant hobo. It's a great chance to get a two-for-one roadside attraction.

[Vinny Gragg, 07/30/2012]

Statue competition. "You put up a giant hobo, we'll put up an elephant and a psychedelic rhino."


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