The Viking, Gimli, Manitoba. It's fitting that a town with the largest Icelandic population outside of Iceland boasts a 15-foot tall Viking statue. He stands by Lake Winnipeg as a monument to the first European explorers in Canada.

The Viking, Gimli, Manitoba. It's fitting that a town with the largest Icelandic population outside of Iceland boasts a tall Viking statue. He stands by Lake Winnipeg as a monument to the first European explorers in Canada. ~Via laurie loves learning

Happy Rock is a roadside attraction in Gladstone, Manitoba, Canada. It is on the northeast side of Highway 16. The large statue also serves as the visitor information centre for the town.   The Happy Rock...... Gladstone, Manitoba, Canada

Happy Rock (aka Glad Stone) is a roadside attraction in Gladstone, Manitoba, Canada. It is on the northeast side of Highway The large statue also serves as the visitor information centre for the town. The Happy Rock.

Winnipeg Manitoba. This is a statue commemorating 'Winnie-the-Pooh'...actually the original brown bear, from Winnipeg who inspired A.A.Milne to create the famous character. Should I also add the true story that I was born in Winnipeg and I married Christopher Robins? :-)

Winne-the-Bear Statue featuring First World War Lieutenant Harry Colebourn playing with his black bear cub. The bear cub was the inspiration for the Winnie the Pooh series of children's books by A.

Curling Rock, Arborg, Manitoba. The world's largest curling rock was erected in 2005 and measures 4.2 meters across and 2.1 meters tall.

The world's largest curling rock was erected in 2005 and measures meters across and meters tall. Cuz everyone needs to have the biggest curling rock!

S-s-sam and S-s-sara, the garter snake statue in Inwood, Manitoba. A tribute to the Narcisse Snake Dens, the largest concentration in the world of this particular type of snake.

S-s-sam and S-s-sara, the garter snake statue in Inwood, Manitoba. A tribute to the Narcisse Snake Dens, the largest concentration in the world of this particular type of snake

Turtle Statue - Visitors - Boissevain, Manitoba, Canada.  Tommy the Turtle!  #GIlovemanitoba

Roadside Attraction in Boissevain, Manitoba - Tommy the Turtle: Boissevain’s 28 foot tall, lb statue stands proud watching over Boissevain. The turtle was erected in a symbolic icon for the community anf the historic summer Canadian Turtle Derby.

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