Austin, Texas: Hook 'Em Horns Tree

A homeowner and University of Texas fan had a dead tree on his front lawn sculpted into a seven-foot-high human hand with an extended pinkie and index finger.
Address:
11605 Oak Knoll Drive, Austin, TX
Directions:
North side of the city. US Hwy 183 to the Oak Knoll Drive exit, then south a half-mile. The house is on the left, after Woodcrest Drive.
Admission:
Free
Save to My Sights

Visitor Tips and News About Hook 'Em Horns Tree

Reports and tips from RoadsideAmerica.com visitors and Roadside America mobile tipsters. Some tips may not be verified. Submit your own tip.

Horns.

Hook 'Em Horns Tree

A dead tree has been carved into the "Hook 'Em Horns" symbol used by UT (University of Texas) fans.

[Brad, 12/31/2013]

Homeowner Gabriel Trinidad hired chainsaw artist Doug Moreland to sculpt the dead tree on his front lawn into the seven-foot-high artwork. It's rigged with LEDs so that it can glow burnt orange (the UT color) after every win.

Nearby Offbeat Places

Car Hops, Burgers, Dazed and ConfusedCar Hops, Burgers, Dazed and Confused, Austin, TX - 5 mi.
Light Bulb Idea ManLight Bulb Idea Man, Austin, TX - 6 mi.
Big Sub Sandwich and CupcakeBig Sub Sandwich and Cupcake, Austin, TX - 6 mi.
In the region:
Treaty Oak, Austin, TX - 11 mi.

Latest Tips Across Roadside America

Catch up on the latest discoveries from the road.

Explore Thousands of Oddball Tourist Attractions!

Unique destinations in the U.S. and Canada are our special obsession. Use our attraction recommendation and maps to plan your next road trip.

August 25, 2019

My Sights

My Sights

Create and Save Your Own Crazy Road Trip!

Try My Sights

Roadside America app
Roadside Presidents app

Texas Latest Tips and Stories

Latest Visitor Tips

Sight of the Week

Sight of the Week

American Museum of Science and Energy, Oak Ridge, Tennessee (Aug 19-25, 2019)

SotW Archive

USA and Canada Tips and Stories

More Sightings

Sightings. Arrives without warning. Leaves no burn marks. A free newsletter from RoadsideAmerica.com. Subscribe now!
RoadsideAmerica.com Hotel & Motel Finder

Special rates for hotels.

Book Now