Ogden, Utah: Former Root Beer Man with Chainsaw

A statue of a former teen-age A&W Root Beer drinker has been reworked into a bearded tree chopper.

Wilson Lane Parts and Service

Address:
1893 W. 2100 S., Ogden, UT
Directions:
At Wilson Lane Parts and Service. I-15 exit 343, then west on Hwy 104/Wilson Lane/W. 21st St. for less than a mile. At the corner of 19th St.
Phone:
888-731-1616
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Teen Burger grows up.

Wilson Lane Parts and Service

The chainsaw man is on top of Wilson Lane Parts and Service. [Todd V Call, 02/01/2013]

The chainsaw-hoisting lumberjack statue is a former A&W Root Beer Man. Specifically he's a "Teen Burger," teenage son of the A&W Root Beer statue family, augmented with a beard. The hand holding the chainsaw once held a root beer mug; the log replaced a platter holding a hamburger.

Former Root Beer Man with a Chainsaw

Chainsaw-wielding Teen Burger (the "T" on his sweater has been painted over) now sports a beard and offers patrons a fire log instead of a burger.

[H. Hotchkiss, 08/16/2011]
Former Root Beer Man with Chainsaw

A fiberglass statue of a bearded man on a pole lofts a log in his left hand and a chainsaw in his right. He has many of the characteristics of an A&W Root Beer Man -- oversized head with black dot eyes, wedge-like chest, and tiny feet. Owner Ron Eilander sent us a photo, although it's too dark to post...

[Roadsideamerica.com Team, 10/25/2003]

The chainsaw-hoisting statue is actually a reworked "Teen Burger" that once stood outside of an Odgen A&W. Its current place of business sells chainsaws.

Nearby Offbeat Places

Hill Aerospace MuseumHill Aerospace Museum, Hill AFB, UT - 5 mi.
George S. Eccles Dinosaur ParkGeorge S. Eccles Dinosaur Park, Ogden, UT - 5 mi.
Mounted Head of The DogMounted Head of The Dog, Huntsville, UT - 13 mi.
In the region:
33-Foot-Long Iguana, Salt Lake City, UT - 32 mi.

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