There Is A Unique Man-Made Wonder Hiding In This Small Town In Texas
By Katie Lawrence|Published November 29, 2023
Katie Lawrence is a Southeast Texas native who graduated 18th in her high school class with a GPA of 4.25. She attended college in the Houston area and began writing for OnlyInYourState in 2015.
Today, Katie writes, edits, and performs several other tasks for OnlyInYourState and has never been more passionate about a job before. Outside of work, you can likely find her curled up on with a hot cup of coffee, practicing yoga, baking, or exploring the beautiful Lone Star State (in particular, the vast and mystical West Texas desert).
From the world’s largest pair of cowboy boots to Cadillac Ranch, there are tons of quirky roadside attractions in Texas that make long car rides more fun. One of our favorites is Paisano Pete, located in the small town of Fort Stockton. He’s the world’s second-largest roadrunner, and you simply have to get your picture taken in front of him soon.