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Paul Bunyan and Babe the Blue Ox

East Nicholson Hill Road & US 23 South, Ossineke, MI
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Draw to a small town

I lived in Ossineke when Paul and Babe were South of town close to the campground. It had a gift... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2017
gregc709
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Wapakoneta, Ohio
Beautiful statues

Here they are (again)--Paul and Babe. Ossineke is not noted for being the birthplace of either... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2016
DanandSharon
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Grand Blanc, Mi
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1 Jan 2017
“Draw to a small town”
17 Oct 2016
“Beautiful statues”
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East Nicholson Hill Road & US 23 South, Ossineke, MI
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Reviewed 2 January 2017

I lived in Ossineke when Paul and Babe were South of town close to the campground. It had a gift shop, petting area and a tower where you could look through binoculars onto Lake Huron.. Days gone by. I believe it was a Boy Scout...More

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Reviewed 17 October 2016

Here they are (again)--Paul and Babe. Ossineke is not noted for being the birthplace of either one, but it is "up north". Worth viewing

Thank DanandSharon
Reviewed 18 August 2016

We heard about this from a local friend. We loved finding it and taking the classic family picture next to it. The only problem was there isn't any parking next to the statue. We had to park across the street and run across. Worth a...More

Thank SJAA1998
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Not much to do other than take a couple photos, but where else can you take a picture of Paul Bunyan and Babe the Blue Ox?! A favorite of the kids.

Thank Travelinklan
Reviewed 30 August 2015

This is just good fun for the family! We stopped and took pictures and enjoyed every minute and had a wonderful time!

Thank aregier
Reviewed 1 August 2015

My daughter is a teacher and had her picture taken by Paul Bunyan and Babe the Blue Ox and showed it to her students. They loved it and hearing the story

Thank Eileen R
Reviewed 15 September 2014

It's Paul, larger than life. And Babe, all happy and blue at the same time. Stop for a photo. Enjoy some fresh air, and then head back out on the road.

Thank spingal26
Reviewed 16 November 2013

We have been all over MI. and to us this is the best statue of Paul & Babe by far. I made a mistake in an earlier review when I posted my picture of this statue in Oscoda. I have a picture of that one...More

Thank FunfromMI
Reviewed 19 July 2013

This place is a simple off the photo spot. Worth the stop to talk about the story of Paul Bunyan. We frequent the IGA at the corner when we are at my my parents place on Hubbard Lake.

Thank Gfly86
Reviewed 1 June 2013

This is just a small, "pull off the road park", but a great place for picture taking and telling the story of Paul Bunyan and Babe the blue ox.

Thank wpngolfgoddess
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