Colorado Springs, Colorado: Pig Can't Fly

Truffles, a large bronze pig, appears to gaze up at a sports car and driver embedded in an adjacent brick wall.

Address:
102 S. Tejon St., Colorado Springs, CO
Directions:
Downtown, on the west side of S. Tejon St., just south of its intersection with Colorado Ave.
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Truffles and flying car.

Pig Can't Fly

Truffles, a bronze sculpture by artist Walt Horton on South Tejon Street, gazes up at a fellow in a flying car, wondering why pigs can't fly. A gorgeous view of Pikes Peak can be seen behind the voluptuous porcine, but Truffles won't be distracted.

[Meg Zorn, 04/13/2021]

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