Kings Beach, California: Large Mosaic Trout Sculpture

Big trout, frozen in mid-leap, covered in colorful tiles made from broken crockery.

Lanza's Restaurant

7739 N. Lake Blvd, Kings Beach, CA
Lanza's Restaurant. On the north side of Hwy 28/N. Lake Blvd a quarter-mile west of its stop light intersection with Hwy 267/N. Shore Rd.
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Mosaic trout.

Large Mosaic Trout Sculpture

Sculpture of a giant leaping trout, with both the fish and water made of tiles from recycled glass and ceramic pottery. It balances on its tail on the north shore of Lake Tahoe, outside a restaurant in Kings Beach.

[teamReames, 10/23/2014]

The trout titan was sculpted by Peter Hazel in 2014.

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