Hosmer, British Columbia, Canada: Muffler Man Bunyan

Smaller 15-foot-tall Muffler Men. His standard head has been replaced by a one-of-a-kind custom-made bearded lumberjack.
Address:
2087 Hwy 3, Hosmer, BC, Canada
Directions:
On the east side of Hwy 3 just south of Hosmer and the bridge across the Elk River. Easier to see driving south than north.
Admission:
Free
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Muffler Man Bunyan with Custom Head

I recently became aware of a 15-foot-tall Muffler Man lumberjack with a non-standard head in Hosmer. The giant stood in nearby Fernie for over 40 years outside OK Tire. When the business closed in 2008 the lumberjack was purchased by Sandra and David Barrett and moved to their home. It is not known what happened to his original head or how he got the current replacement.

[Joel Baker, 02/19/2015]

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