Ochopee, Florida: Happy Hobo Alligator

Statue of a cartoon alligator with a hobo's satchel, smiling and waving.
32330 Tamiami Trail E., Ochopee, FL
In front of the airboat dock at Wooten's Everglades Airboat Tours. On the south side of US Hwy 41/Tamiami Trail E., 2.5 miles east of the tiny post office in Ochopee.
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Happy Hobo Alligator

The Happy Hobo Alligator has moved from Everglades City to Ochopee. I only saw the "Do Not Climb" on Gator sign after Taffy the Travel Cat stood on it for a picture.

[Theresa Schlitt, 01/18/2018]

Gator hobo.

Happy Hobo Alligator

A souvenir shop in Everglades City displays an alligator statue out front -- but unlike most gator statues (which depict fierce-looking creatures) this alligator appears to be a happy traveling hobo, smiling and waving.

[signmanjoe, 01/10/2016]

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