Here’s The Story Behind The Massive Paul Bunyan Statue In Minnesota
There are many roadside attractions to see in Minnesota. They range from giant fish to unique water towers – and everything in between. While these are all amusing stops on the way to greater destinations, it is rare that a roadside attraction becomes a destination itself. However, there are a few examples of this in Minnesota. One of our favorites is a historic Paul Bunyan Statue in Bemidji, Minnesota. Almost 100 years old, this statue is not only a fun place to stop. It’s also an interesting piece of history. Read on below to learn more about its story:
Have you ever visited the Paul Bunyan Statue in Bemidji? What did you think? Let us know in the comments! And if you can’t get enough Paul Bunyan, check out our past article about Minnesota’s famous 1950s amusement park, Paul Bunylan Land. And if you’re interested in exploring other Minnesota landmarks, check out our list of historical landmarks everyone should visit in Minnesota.
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Address: Paul Bunyan Park, US-2 Old, Bemidji, MN 56601, USA
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Betsy is a Minneapolis-based writer who's lived in Minnesota for 20 years. If you know of any amazing Minnesota restaurants, nature areas, or other attractions, feel free to let her know about them at email@example.com or on Twitter @betsyrathburn.