Vulcan, Michigan: Bear Statue

Impressively concrete or plaster bear sculpture for the tourists, now weathered and alone next to a shuttered business.

US Hwy 2, Vulcan, MI
US Hwy 2 at Main St. just east of the Iron Mountain Iron Mine.
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Ad bear.

Bear Statue

It has seen better days. Not sure if the "For sale" sign was for the bear or for the business it was next to.

[Rosanne, 08/20/2021]

Vandalized bear statue.

Bear Statue

The bear again bears the Trump name.

[Pdxmarty, 08/17/2017]
Bear Statue

The bear's side was painted white to cover Donald Trump's name, which was painted on it by a vandal during the 2016 election.

[A local, 06/04/2017]


Large Bear

A large concrete bear sits alongside US Highway 2 just east of the iron mine tour. Someone has tried to paint or whitewash it. No idea as to its original purpose.

[Alan C, 01/28/2016]

Big bear statue.

Bear Statue

Large bear statue along Hwy 2, just east of the iron mine.

[Fran Cohn, 08/20/2014]

It once shaded a picnic table at a now closed store.

Nearby Offbeat Places

Iron Mountain Iron Mine TourIron Mountain Iron Mine Tour, Vulcan, MI - < 1 mi.
Viking ShipViking Ship, Norway, MI - 3 mi.
Bat Hibernation MinesBat Hibernation Mines, Iron Mountain, MI - 10 mi.
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Half Way North - 45th Parallel Marker, Beaver, WI - 44 mi.

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