Rockwood, Pennsylvania: Muffler Man

The giant fiberglass man used to wear a kilt; now he wears a comically-large Uncle Sam stovepipe hat. He holds a sign: "Welcome Campers."
1618 Barron Church Rd, Rockwood, PA
From PA Turnpike Exit #10 (Somerset), take Rt. 281 south 10 miles to New Lexington. At the split in the road, take Rt. 653 West approximately one mile to Scottyland.
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Welcome Campers.

Muffler Man

I camp in a little campground in the mountains of PA, outside of 7 Springs Resort. Scottyland has its very own Muffler Man in the campground! He is now dressed as Uncle Sam, and you should come check him out.

[Bobbie, 09/05/2011]

Uncle Sam Muffler Man welcomes campers.

Scottyland Muffler Man

This muffler man used to wear a kilt. Now has the appearance of Uncle Sam, with a huge top hat. There is no cost to drive into the camper property. We checked in at the office for directions. They were very accommodating.

[Mary J Benson, 07/23/2007]

Rockwood Muffler Man.

Scottyland Muffler Man

The Muffler Man in Rockwood is at Scottyland RV Park, which I should probably note is closed during the winter months. I stopped in the main office and spoke to the owner who was kind enough to let me in to shoot some photos and even gave me a map to find him.

[Toby Fraley, 03/14/2006]
Muffler Man

I have been looking at a muffler man for the past ten years and I didn't even know it was a muffler man until I saw the Muffler Man Website! There is a cowboy muffler man in Scottyland Campground in Rockwood, PA. It is dressed like a cowboy and we call him Uncle Sam. It's in great shape and gets painted fairly regularly.

[Ken, 09/30/2003]
Muffler Man - Scottyland Campground

I have pictures of this "muffler man" at Scottyland since 1967. He has been lots of people (cowboy, army man, scotsman, uncle sam) over the years. Today he is a cowboy greeting campers to the campground.

[Keith Trimmer, 02/23/2003]

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