Santa Fe, New Mexico: Giant Polar Bear - Long View

The 35-foot-tall polar bear in Santa Fe Railyard Park is made out of welded-together car hoods.
740 Cerrillos Rd, Santa Fe, NM
In Santa Fe Railyard Park, which is at the corner of Cerrillos Rd and S. Guadalupe St.
Daily 6am-10pm
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Long View the polar bear.

Giant Polar Bear

The 35-foot-tall polar bear in Santa Fe Railyard Park is better known as "Long View." Created by Don Kennell in 2018, the bear is made from car hoods as a symbol of the connection between carbon footprint and habitat loss.

[Tori Armstrong, 06/26/2019]

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