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Blue Whale Diving Platform - Catoosa, OK, US
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Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Crazy4horses
N 36° 11.609 W 095° 43.969
15S E 254272 N 4008870
Quick Description: The Blue Whale is a roadside attraction located in Catoosa, OK and one of the most recognizable icons on historic Route 66.
Location: Oklahoma, United States
Date Posted: 12/9/2016 6:40:55 PM
Waymark Code: WMTM9F
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
Views: 24

Long Description:
The happy smiling Blue Whale in Catoosa is one of the most recognized icons on Route 66. It is a 20 foot tall 80 foot long with water slides for gills and a diving platform for a tail in a pond

In his glory days in the '70s and early '80s, kids dove from high atop his stately tail into the swimming hole it guarded. In 1988 the old swimming hole was shut down.
Type of water: Man-made

Hight: 20 ft.

Opening hours: 8 am to Dark

Admission price: Free

Website: [Web Link]

Legal spot?: no

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