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Lampasas, Texas: Texas Nessie: Pasture Monster

A Loch Ness Monster of rusted farm machinery undulates up and down in a roadside pasture. Smaller than we'd like, but somehow still satisfying.

US Hwy 183, Lampasas, TX
On the northbound side of US Hwy 183, seven miles south of the southernmost traffic light in Lampasas. Private property; visible from the road.
Drive-by only. Local health policies may affect hours and access.
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Texas Nessie: Pasture Monster

The foliage is covering Nessie in July 2019. She has gone back into hiding it seems.

[Lori, 07/06/2019]
Texas Nessie

Texas Nessie is along a 75 mph highway, very busy with large trucks speeding by and no substantial shoulder. Be careful!

[Julianne Cappadonna, 07/26/2017]

Nessie of the Prairie.

Texas Nessie: Pasture Monster

Grass was a little too high. Could only see her head in July 2014.

[Dawn, 07/06/2014]
Texas Nessie: Pasture Monster

Use the pull off for Campbell Ranch and walk along the highway to get a picture.

[C. Maloney, 11/20/2013]

Loch Ness monster in a field.

Loch Ness Monster with Santa Cap

The shy Loch Ness Monster is complete with rusty steel -- and a Santa cap on its head. It's a cute sight to see. [christy miers, 03/21/2013]

Nearby Offbeat Places

World's Largest SpurWorld's Largest Spur, Lampasas, TX - 7 mi.
King of CatfishKing of Catfish, Lampasas, TX - 8 mi.
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In the region:
Car Hops, Burgers, Dazed and Confused, Austin, TX - 49 mi.

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