Bigfork, Minnesota: Logger and Wannigan

A life-size copper-colored statue of a logger stands on a log that appears to be afloat on the grass.

Address:
Cedar St., Bigfork, MN
Directions:
At the east end of Cedar St. and north end of Main St. (both are Hwy 38) just east of where the road crosses the Bigfork River.
Admission:
Free
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Logger on a log.

Logger and Wannigan

A life-size (copper?) statue of logger Whitewater Slim on a raft of logs stands in front of a wannigan, sort of a floating kitchen/bunkhouse. It's part of an interesting display that describes the logging days on the Big Fork River. Above the display there is a life-size eagle (three feet long, with a six-foot wingspan) at the top of a streetlight.

[Amy C., 08/15/2013]

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