If you’re like us and you’re into unique roadside attractions, you’ll be very happy in Ohio. Roadside attractions abound in the Buckeye State, from larger-than-life baskets to world-record breaking behemoths. Tucked away in Jesse Owens State Park in the Appalachian region of southeast Ohio, you’ll find a Goliath-sized mining bucket known as Big Muskie Bucket. Once the world’s largest earth moving machine; today, this bucket remains as a reminder of our mining heyday. Read on to discover more about this massive roadside attraction in McConnelsville, Ohio.

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Visit the Big Muskie Bucket at 4470 OH-78, McConnelsville, OH, 43756. Be sure to check out the Ohio Department of Natural Resources website to learn more about this massive bucket. What do you think about the story behind the Big Muskie Bucket? Did you know about it? Tell us what you’ve heard below. 

For another unique attraction in Ohio, check out this underground tour in Cincinnati.

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