Elmsford, New York: Muffler Man - Paul Bunyan

Fiberglass Paul Bunyan. Even without arms, he can sell gas.
Address:
N Saw Mill River Rd, Elmsford, NY
Directions:
On Saw Mill River Rd. just north of the exit ramp off of I-287 Exit 2. From the east, cross the Cross Tappan Zee Bridge, pay the toll, then immediately take the first exit (#9) onto US 119. At the bottom of the exit ramp, make a right at the light, then make a quick right at the gas stations onto White Plains Rd. Drive for a mile, pass the Eldorado Diner on the left. At the second light past the Eldorado, make a left, cross back under I-287 and the MM is on the left.
Phone:
914-347-8252
RA Rates:
Worth a Detour
Save to My Sights

Visitor Tips and News About Muffler Man - Paul Bunyan

Reports and tips from RoadsideAmerica.com visitors and Roadside America mobile tipsters. Some tips may not be verified. Submit your own tip.

Muffler Man.

Muffler Man - Paul Bunyan

The one-armed Elmsford Muffler Man on April 1, 2019.

[Stu Clark, 04/10/2019]

Guardian of the Gasoline.

New arm for Paul Bunyan.

Paul Bunyan Muffler Man

Excited to report that the Paul Bunyan has had his arm repaired! I am a local so I can verify that the repair happened in late December 2018. The repair is seamless but his paint job is still a little dirty -- perhaps that's a future project?

[Katie, 01/08/2019]

Paul's left arm was accidentally amputated by a truck in 2007. His right arm was stolen decades ago and has never been returned.

Muffler Man without arms.

Muffler Man Paul Bunyan

The Elmsford Muffler Man remains. If nothing else, the change in gas prices on his sign over the years is interesting.

[Lori Cartwright, 05/24/2013]

BP Muffler Man in Elmsford.

Muffler Man - Paul Bunyan

Both of the Elmsford Muffler Man's arms are gone. Maybe they're using them to scoop up oil.

[David Cholewa, 06/11/2010]

Armless muffler man.

Bunyan Muffler Man

Now both of the Elmsford NY Bunyan Muffler Man's arms have gone AWOL. The sheer torment of not being able to scratch your own bum must be overwhelming. So sad.

[Rachael, 08/14/2007]

His left arm was amputated by a truck earlier in 2007. His right arm was stolen decades ago and never returned.

Nearby Offbeat Places

Ferncliff Cemetery and MausoleumFerncliff Cemetery and Mausoleum, Hartsdale, NY - 2 mi.
Trylon and Perisphere TombstoneTrylon and Perisphere Tombstone, Valhalla, NY - 2 mi.
Babe Ruth's GraveBabe Ruth's Grave, Hawthorne, NY - 2 mi.
In the region:
Original Pooh, New York, NY - 23 mi.

Latest Tips Across Roadside America

Catch up on the latest discoveries from the road.

Explore Thousands of Oddball Tourist Attractions!

Unique destinations in the U.S. and Canada are our special obsession. Use our attraction recommendation and maps to plan your next road trip.

September 15, 2019

My Sights

My Sights

Save Cool Vacation Destinations!

Try My Sights

Roadside America app
Roadside Presidents app

New York Latest Tips and Stories

Latest Visitor Tips

Sight of the Week

Sight of the Week

Ray Bradbury Rides a Rocket, Waukegan, Illinois (Sep 9-15, 2019)

SotW Archive

USA and Canada Tips and Stories

More Sightings

Sightings. Arrives without warning. Leaves no burn marks. A free newsletter from RoadsideAmerica.com. Subscribe now!
RoadsideAmerica.com Hotel & Motel Finder

Special rates for hotels.

Nearby Hotels: Elmsford, New York

Nightly rates found:

Book Now

 

Favorite Quirky City Sights