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What the heck

Get a photo... stop in... say you did it. Need I say more. Gotta see the Prairie chicken in... read more

Reviewed 20 October 2017
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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Good Photo Op AND Educational

We stopped by for a photo op with this roadside attraction and ended up learning a bit about the... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2017
Jared V
Omaha, Nebraska
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Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Stop and see the Biggest Booming Prairie Chicken. Easy quick stop off interstate. Bring a picnic lunch and take a break. You know you have to have pictures. Your friends won't believe this without proof. If you are 6 feet tall the bird can peck...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Doug E
Reviewed 10 July 2018

This statue makes for an interesting and quick pitstop. Other than the statue, there are a few informational signs to read, but really the statue is the main attraction. It won't take very long to explore since it's the only thing in the area, but...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank 89karinh
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Get a photo... stop in... say you did it. Need I say more. Gotta see the Prairie chicken in Rotsay. The go for pizza at Ole and Lena’s

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank amorace
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

We stopped by for a photo op with this roadside attraction and ended up learning a bit about the history of prarie chickens too due to the informative displays that accompany this statue. A fun pit stop to stretch and get a photo.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Jared V
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

If you are driving past Rothsay, the World's Largest Prairie Chicken is right off of I-94 & a must stop sight see. Right out of 'The Griswold's Wally World Vacation' type visit! Takes a few minutes to see it.

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank daisymae531
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Where else can you see a statue of a giant prairie chicken. Oddly enough I learned about the prairie chicken in an 8th grade science class. Interesting bird. Fun and kitschy. A quick spot off the highway to stop and stretch your legs.

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank KirstinJ15
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Nothing to go out of the way for but if it is a really great place to just stop and relax and joke about the gigantic statue of prairie chicken.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Juniorkp
Reviewed 14 July 2016

We've made it a typical stop when we have visitors from out of the area. It seems there was a surge in building oversized highway attractions in the 1970s - and this is one of them. It's a quick stop, right off Hwy 94, includes...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank 580tamij
Reviewed 9 February 2016

I guess since I'm from the area I got to used to it. This may be your only chance to see what a Prairie Chicken looks like. They once were very abundant in the area but their numbers are low thanks to commercial hunting and...More

Date of experience: February 2016
1  Thank sometaste
Reviewed 19 December 2015

So we saw "Big Ole" and couldn't resist seeing the Prairie Chicken. It could use a new coat of paint. I don't know if it is lit at night.

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Gina S
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