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Owego, New York: Pink Elephant

Frozen in trumpeting triumph, a pink fiberglass pachyderm grazes at a golf driving range.

SR 96, Owego, NY
North of Owego. Take exit 64 off I-86 (NY 17) in Owego, NY. Go north on NY Rt. 96 approximately 5 miles, half a mile from SR 96 junction with Hwy 38. Tioga Mini Challenger is next to Metro's Restaurant, Pizza and Bar.
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Pink elephant.

Pink Elephant

Easy, roadside access. Cute! Stopped and played golf.

[Janet, 06/26/2016]
Pink Elephant

Nope, you haven't had one too many. It's just the large fiberglass Pink Elephant statue at the side of the road leading into Owego, New York. This friendly guy brightens up the road leading into Owego (Hwy 96), New York beside the old Metro Pizza restaurant.

[Wondermachine, 12/21/2008]

Pink elephant.

Tioga Mini Challenger Elephant

There is a Pink Elephant at the Tioga Mini Challenger. Not open when my wife and I drove past. They are open Sunday - Thursday 10am - 11pm and Friday and Saturday 10am - 12pm, games are $4 for adults. They are located on Rt. 96 just north of Owego, NY.

[Kurt Knitter, 08/14/2004]

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