Indian Head, Saskatchewan, Canada: Big Indian Head

It wears a feather headdress and is perched atop a pile of rocks.
Address:
Hwy. 1, Indian Head, SK, Canada
Directions:
At the southwest corner of the town of Indian Head, on the north side of Hwy 1.
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Indian Head.

Big Indian Head

Nice little town.

[Mark Barber, 11/01/2018]

The 18-foot-tall Indian Head of Indian Head, built in 1985, is notable for its swept-back, dagger-like feathered headdress. It looks like it should be on a pivot, so it could always face into the wind.

Big Indian Head

The Big Indian Head is beside the tourist information stand. Also features a buffalo rubbing rock and an authentically-crafted Red River cart.

[G Kennedy, 06/27/2018]

Big Indian Head.

Indian Head Statue

It's beautiful historic Indian Head, Saskatchewan, Canada. Viewed by thousands of tourists every year.

[Dan Loran, 11/29/2011]

Indian Head statue.

Indian Head

One of my more anticipated stops was in Indian Head, Saskatchewan. I had seen pictures of this huge Indian Head statue and most definitely wanted to see it. The Indian Head was officially unveiled on August 4, 1985. The statue is 18 feet high (the head itself is 10 feet tall). It weighs approximately 3,500 pounds and is made from metal pipe, metal mesh and cement. The statue was designed by Don Foulds of Saskatoon.

It is very easy to get to, just off of Highway 1 in Indian Head.

[David Sumoflam Kravetz, 09/19/2007]

Indian Head.

18 ft. Indian Head Statue

This statue was built in 1985, the total height is 18 feet, head height is 10 feet, base is 8 feet. It weights 3,500 pounds and is constructed of metal pipe, metal mesh and three coats of cement. Coloration was applied by incorporating cement pigments into the final cement coat. The statue was designed by Don Foulds from Saskatoon, SK at a cost of $12,750 and transported to Indian Head. The statue has appeared in numerous television commercials and is located in the southwest corner of the town of Indian Head on the north side of Highway #1.

[Dan Loran, 09/08/2002]

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