Creede, Colorado: Largest Fork in the U.S.

Sculpted by Ted Yund to be the largest in the U.S. Made of aluminum, forty feet long, weighs over 600 pounds.

Cascada Bar and Grill

Address:
981 La Garita Ave., Creede, CO
Directions:
Cascada Bar and Grill. East end of town (and it's a small town), on the west side of Hwy 149/La Garita Ave.
Admission:
Free
RA Rates:
Worth a Detour
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Giant fork.

Largest Fork in the U.S.

This is great! Largest Fork in the U.S. Can't miss it entering town.

[Amanda, 01/24/2014]
40 Foot Long Fork

The Creede Fork is the largest fork in the U.S. Made of aluminum, forty feet long, weighing over 600 pounds. The fork was designed and created by Chev and Ted Yund, and was installed as an art display and birthday gift for Denise Dutwiler, the owner of a bar and grill in town.

[Keith Siddel, 08/17/2012]

The fork was specifically built to be bigger than the giant fork in Springfield, MO, which until then was the largest in America.


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