Revelstoke, British Columbia, Canada: 30-Foot-Tall Smokey Bear

Large roadside Smokey Bear statue in a campaign hat attracts passersby to consider a safe nap in his namesake campground. Built by Peter Watts, 1967.

Smokey Bear Campground

3287 Weird Woods Rd, Revelstoke, BC, Canada
West of town, Trans-Canada Hwy 1, at Pole Yard Rd, along frontage road on south side.
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30-Foot-Tall Smokey Bear.

30-Foot-Tall Smokey Bear

At the Smokey Bear Campground, just across the highway from Peaks Lodge. You can't miss it unless it's in the middle of the night.

[Mike Ashman, 07/15/2018]

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