Fairplay, Colorado: Monument to Prunes and Shorty the Burros

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Address:
Front St., Fairplay, CO
Directions:
The monument to Prunes is on the south side of Front St. between 5th and 6th Sts. The small monument to Shorty and Bum is on the northwest corner of Main St./Hwy 9 and 5th St.
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Grave of Prunes.

Monument to Prunes and Shorty the Burros

Prunes and Shorty were beloved burros, studies in contrast in life as they now are in death.

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Monument to Prunes A Burro.

Monument to Prunes and Shorty the Burros

The monument is still standing, even though the elements have taken their toll somewhat. Cute town.

[Jenn, 11/09/2019]

Grave of Prunes the Burro.

Monument to Prunes and Shorty the Burros

The monument to Prunes the Burro has weathered quite a bit, but is still interesting.

[Meg Zorn, 06/21/2019]

Nearby Offbeat Places

Bum, A Friend of Shorty'sBum, A Friend of Shorty's, Fairplay, CO - < 1 mi.
South Park CitySouth Park City, Fairplay, CO - < 1 mi.
Metal Defenders of ConcreteMetal Defenders of Concrete, Fairplay, CO - 3 mi.
In the region:
Bicycle Fence, Orange Dinosaur, Lake George, CO - 39 mi.

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