Bayfield, Wisconsin: Large Mechanical Wolf

An animated outdoor sculpture is a super-sized wolf, made from recycled plastic bottles, egg cartons, and other junk. A rope tug makes the wolf howl, or peddling a stationary bike spins a globe inside its gullet.

Howl Adventure Center Bike Shop

35265 S. Co Hwy J, Bayfield, WI
Howl Adventure Center Bike Shop. Visible on the west side of WI-13, about a mile south of Bayfield.
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Giant Mechanical Wolf

An animated sculpture of a wolf, made from recycled plastic bottles, egg cartons, and other such stuff. A rope is attached to the head, and you can pull on it to make the wolf howl. And there's a globe inside the wolf, attached to a stationary bike under it, so that you can pedal the bike and make the globe turn. My kids had a blast with it!

[Alex, 07/15/2019]

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