Show/HideSearch Criteria: All Waymarks Within 100 km of N 39° 38.195 W 074° 48.148 [show search options]
Additional Settings: all dates
Show/HideCategories [hide category]
Roadside Attractions
 allows ratings
Managed By: Icon Here Roadside Attractions
Description:
A roadside attraction is a large tourist attraction along side the road and is used by a community or area to present some information or history of the community or area, sometimes even just a mascott. Add the roadside attraction you have found in your travels across the country or around the world.
Show/HideWaymarks [hide waymarks]

sorted by:

 
Total Records: 118 Page: 1 of 5 prev<<<[12345]>>>next
Image for Ronald Reagan Rock - Hammonton, NJview gallery

here0 km

Log it!

Roadside AttractionsRonald Reagan Rock - Hammonton, NJ

in Roadside Attractions

The rock and plaque commemorate President's Reagan's visit to Hammonton, NJ on September 19, 1984. The rock is located at the busy intersection of Central and Bellevue Avenues.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 11/29/2009

last visited: 3/20/2010

Image for Robot Auto Part Sculptures @ EL&M Auto Recycling - Hammonton, NJview gallery

SESE3.5 km

Log it!

Roadside AttractionsRobot Auto Part Sculptures @ EL&M Auto Recycling - Hammonton, NJ

in Roadside Attractions

Fantastic collection of auto part sculptures at a junk yard. One of three junk yards mentioned on the Roadside site, this one being the most impressive and prolific.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 8/5/2010

last visited: never

Image for Happy Half-Wit - Winslow, NJview gallery

NWNW7.4 km

Log it!

Roadside AttractionsHappy Half-Wit - Winslow, NJ

in Roadside Attractions

The Happy Half-wit, a big-eared goofball, is the rarest of the M-Man lines. In Winslow, New Jersey, a statue known as "Mr. Bill" has the body and arm positioning of a classic Muffler Man, but with the head of Alfred E. Neuman.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 4/7/2008

last visited: 3/20/2010

Image for Hub Cap Tree - Williamstown, NJview gallery

SS13 km

Log it!

Roadside AttractionsHub Cap Tree - Williamstown, NJ

in Roadside Attractions

This attraction has been here for as long as I can remember. Anyone from south & west Jersey who travels to the shore & avoids the Atlantic City Expressway, knows of this site. It is 10' from the road & almost impossible to miss.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 7/2/2009

last visited: 6/12/2020

Image for Peterson's Garage Sculptures - Egg Harbor City, NJview gallery

SESE17.5 km

Log it!

Roadside AttractionsPeterson's Garage Sculptures - Egg Harbor City, NJ

in Roadside Attractions

Located on a remote section of the White Horse Pike, this is a roadside attraction if there ever was one. There are several amazing sculptures located on the grounds of this service center - auto repair business.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 11/29/2009

last visited: never

Image for Renault Wine Bottle - Egg Harbor City, NJview gallery

SESE19.5 km

Log it!

Roadside AttractionsRenault Wine Bottle - Egg Harbor City, NJ

in Roadside Attractions

This roadside attraction is very well-known, especially by those who travel frequently to the shore along Rt. 30. There are actually others scattered about South Jersey. One of them has been painted completely white due to a property dispute.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 2/14/2009

last visited: 7/29/2012

Image for Mighty Joe the Gorilla - Shamong, NJview gallery

NN20.1 km

Log it!

Roadside AttractionsMighty Joe the Gorilla - Shamong, NJ

in Roadside Attractions

On Route 206, in the middle of the Pine Barrens stands this humongous gorilla at a gas station which pays tribute to the owners son Joe Valenzano, who died of a brain tumor in '99. The location is very remote and the only station around for miles.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 11/15/2010

last visited: 2/24/2021

Image for Emilio Carranza Crash Monument - Tabernacle, NJview gallery

NENE21.4 km

Log it!

Roadside AttractionsEmilio Carranza Crash Monument - Tabernacle, NJ

in Roadside Attractions

The "Lindbergh of Mexico, " Emilio Carranza Rodriguez, will forever be bound to a patch of forest in the New Jersey Pine Barrens. He crashed here in July 12, 1928 and this memorial remembers his spirit and heroism as the Mexican father of flight.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 7/7/2008

last visited: 4/30/2016

Image for Big Concrete Champagne Bottle - New Gretna, NJview gallery

EE29.6 km

Log it!

Roadside AttractionsBig Concrete Champagne Bottle - New Gretna, NJ

in Roadside Attractions

Big Concrete Champagne Bottle is located on the west side of of US Route 9 at mile point 55.8 in New Gretna, NJ.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: New Jersey

date approved: 8/12/2015

last visited: 10/10/2015

Image for Smiley Face Water Tower - Marlton, NJview gallery

NN29.9 km

Log it!

Roadside AttractionsSmiley Face Water Tower - Marlton, NJ

in Roadside Attractions

The red-headed step child of Roadside Attractions. This innocuous water tank has the distinction of gracing Evesham Twp. (a.k.a. Marlton) with a smiley face.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 7/9/2009

last visited: never

Image for Nitro Girl - Gloucester Township - Hilltop, NJview gallery

NWNW30.7 km

Log it!

Roadside AttractionsNitro Girl - Gloucester Township - Hilltop, NJ

in Roadside Attractions

I drove by this beautiful, over-sized gal one Sunday and knew right away I had to waymark this darling. She adorns a tire store on the Black Horse Pike in Hilltop- Gloucester Township, NJ. It has a long history and it was recently redone to change the appearance. She is 43 years old.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 3/4/2008

last visited: 7/1/2011

Image for Gabriel Davies Tavern - Stains and Spirits - Glendora, NJview gallery

NWNW31.4 km

Log it!

Roadside AttractionsGabriel Davies Tavern - Stains and Spirits - Glendora, NJ

in Roadside Attractions

Ghosts, Goblins & Spirits, Oh My! This place is haunted! South Jersey Ghosty Research (SJGR) has documented this site plenty of times and holds an annual ghost research seminar here each October that is open to the public.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 2/18/2009

last visited: never

Image for Muffler Man - Magnolia, NJview gallery

NWNW31.4 km

Log it!

Roadside AttractionsMuffler Man - Magnolia, NJ

in Roadside Attractions

This muffler man, part of a much larger family strewn across America can be found right on Route 30 under a Bridgestone Royal Tire sign. Not too far away in NJ are two other brothers of this big guy.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 8/18/2010

last visited: 7/9/2020

Image for Pebble Palace - Deptford (Almonesson), NJview gallery

NWNW31.4 km

Log it!

Roadside AttractionsPebble Palace - Deptford (Almonesson), NJ

in Roadside Attractions

Fantastic magical world created from pebbles and colorful, broken pieces of ceramic, pottery and cemented all together into small, but familiar structures. This group of tiny stone houses is built on someone’s lawn on Hurffville Road in Deptford.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 12/22/2010

last visited: 9/28/2019

Image for The Cookie Jar House - Glendora, NJview gallery

NWNW32.8 km

Log it!

Roadside AttractionsThe Cookie Jar House - Glendora, NJ

in Roadside Attractions

Located in Glendora, and designed as a cookie jar, the orginal intention was to have a community of these homes however this is the only cookie jar home built. There is curb-side parking and lots of trees, so look closely.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 7/8/2009

last visited: 8/16/2011

Image for Elevated White Horse - Lawnside, NJ (Gone)view gallery

NWNW33 km

Log it!

Roadside AttractionsElevated White Horse - Lawnside, NJ (Gone)

in Roadside Attractions

This landmark horse is infamous and marks Rt 30 also know as the White Horse Pike. It has been here for as long as I can remember (40 years?). The horse is made of some type of metal and towers over this small community.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 7/18/2009

last visited: never

Image for Dinosaurs, Transformers, Jesus on a Wall - New Gretna, NJview gallery

EE33.5 km

Log it!

Roadside AttractionsDinosaurs, Transformers, Jesus on a Wall - New Gretna, NJ

in Roadside Attractions

A huge eclectic collection of sculptures, displayed on a wall, greets motorist travelling along Route 9 in New Gretna, NJ.

posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member neoc1

location: New Jersey

date approved: 8/9/2015

last visited: 10/10/2015

Image for Haddy - Haddonfield, NJview gallery

NWNW35.1 km

Log it!

Roadside AttractionsHaddy - Haddonfield, NJ

in Roadside Attractions

In October 2003, a statue was erected in downtown Haddonfield commemorating the World's First Dinosaur Skeleton Discovery in October, 1858. The Hadrosaurus foulkii was the first nearly complete dinosaur skeleton found, and the first to be mounted for public display.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 1/1/2008

last visited: 4/14/2013

Image for Del Buono's Bakery's Fiberglass Menagerie - Haddon Heights, New Jerseyview gallery

NWNW36 km

Log it!

Roadside AttractionsDel Buono's Bakery's Fiberglass Menagerie - Haddon Heights, New Jersey

in Roadside Attractions

This is one of those attractions that will make you drive off the side of the road if you are not careful. There are lots of fiberglass animals and creatures here to see, all over the building and grounds, so it is better to just pull over and park.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 7/6/2009

last visited: 7/13/2009

Image for Jeremiah Leeds Grave & Cemetery - Northfield, NJview gallery

SESE37.3 km

Log it!

Roadside AttractionsJeremiah Leeds Grave & Cemetery - Northfield, NJ

in Roadside Attractions

Whoa! Talk about strange. Wake up in the morning in your suburban home, go out front to the car, back up and be careful to not run into the cemetery in the middle of the cul-de-sac!

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 8/5/2010

last visited: 8/2/2012

Image for His Master's Reflection - Community Art Project - Moorestown, NJview gallery

NN38.5 km

Log it!

Roadside AttractionsHis Master's Reflection - Community Art Project - Moorestown, NJ

in Roadside Attractions

Through the efforts of the Moorestown Business Association, another one of the mass-produced, fiberglass Nipper statues (actually 30 in all) was purchased and now sits on West Main Street in downtown Moorestown, NJ.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 6/29/2008

last visited: never

Image for Nipper Statue - Community Art Project - Moorestown, NJview gallery

NN38.5 km

Log it!

Roadside AttractionsNipper Statue - Community Art Project - Moorestown, NJ

in Roadside Attractions

Through the efforts of the community and local donors, one of the mass-produced, fiberglass Nipper statues (actually 30 in all) was purchased and now sits in front of the Community Center on West Main Street in downtown Moorestown, NJ.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 6/29/2008

last visited: never

Image for Rex the Wonder Dog - Linwood, NJview gallery

SESE38.8 km

Log it!

Roadside AttractionsRex the Wonder Dog - Linwood, NJ

in Roadside Attractions

Rex the Wonder Dog

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member ODragon

location: New Jersey

date approved: 9/14/2009

last visited: 8/4/2010

Image for The Carpet Viking - Upper Deerfield, NJview gallery

WW39.3 km

Log it!

Roadside AttractionsThe Carpet Viking - Upper Deerfield, NJ

in Roadside Attractions

Muffler Man dressed as a Viking outside Orr's Carpeting in Upper Deerfield, NJ.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member NJBiblio

location: New Jersey

date approved: 8/13/2010

last visited: 7/9/2020

Image for 9/11 Rescue Workers Tribute - Pennsauken, NJview gallery

NWNW41.7 km

Log it!

Roadside Attractions9/11 Rescue Workers Tribute - Pennsauken, NJ

in Roadside Attractions

A stirring memorial pays homage to the victims of the terror attacks on 9-11. An area along Rt. 130 was set aside and dedicated on Sept. 11, 2003. The memorial consists of paths of donated pavers, a sculpture & a beam from one of the tower.

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher

location: New Jersey

date approved: 9/12/2011

last visited: never

Total Records: 118 Page: 1 of 5 prev<<<[12345]>>>next
Premium Member Downloads: download.GPX Lite File       download.LOC File       download .KML File (Google Earth)