Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada: Ogopogo Lake Monster

A distant cousin of the Loch Ness Monster resides in Okanagan Lake. A statue of the beast, undulating in a fake lake, is in a lakefront park for those who crave an Ogopogo in their snapshots.

Abbott St., Kelowna, BC, Canada
The statue is in lakefront Kerry Park. From Hwy 97/Harvey Ave., turn north at the first cross street east of the bridge onto Abbott St. The Ogopogo statue will be three blocks ahead, on the left, as the street veers to the right.
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Ogopogo Lake Monster statue.

Ogopogo Lake Monster

The Ogopogo Lake Monster is found in a beautiful park on the lake near a very walkable downtown.

[Becky Straub, 07/05/2018]
Ogopogo Lake Monster

A distant cousin of the Loch Ness Monster. Resides in the Okanagan Lake in Kelowna, BC. Reward money is available for those who can prove his existance. Meanwhile many statues and souvenirs of the fictional lake monster.

[Tumble, 08/30/2003]

There's a statue of the monster in Kelowna's Kerry Park on the lakefront. More on Ogopogo.

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