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El Capitan

Address: Second & Front Streets, Dodge City, KS
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Ranked #15 of 17 Attractions in Dodge City

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Madeira Beach, Florida
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60 reviews 60 reviews
14 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

The El Capitan statue is centered on the main drag in town (Wyatt Earp) and the old town on Front Street. Town placed him up on a grassy mound which is easy to walk up and have your picture taken. We got the long horn steer's story from the Trolley driver.

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Texas Gulf Coast, Texas
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28 reviews 28 reviews
12 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

This is one that you need to know the history for it to make any sense. The story is interesting. Ranchers will get it! We used it as a photo op. It takes a couple minutes to park and walk to the statue.

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Branson, Missouri
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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2012

Why is this blocking the street anyway? I remember it being a part of the tour that they gave us, but it's nothing special.

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