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You can't miss this guy!

He's hard to review. He's huge and very pink! Quite the welcoming committee. But you're very... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Sandy G
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Wiggins, Colorado
Big Pink Dino

Not something you see everyday but this big pink Dino welcomes you entering town from the east and... read more

Reviewed August 15, 2018
007BigBlue
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Denver, Colorado
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A roadside legend for 23 years, these two dinosaur models have an interesting history.
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W. Main Street, Vernal, UT 84078-2803
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Reviewed 6 days ago

He's hard to review. He's huge and very pink! Quite the welcoming committee. But you're very sure you're in Vernal when you see this guy!

Thank Sandy G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This guy sticks out in Vernal, but is not exactly the reason you go to Vernal. Instead of stopping here, go directly to Dinosaur National Monument and Fantasy Canyon. Also the drive north on US-191 to Flaming Gorge is beautiful.

Thank Gafilpoo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a nice welcome to the town! Makes me smile every time I see it. I really enjoyed the town of Vernal, it's very quaint and welcoming.

Thank HIkingGal5966
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love funky The town mascot of Vernal definitely has plenty of that. This little town has a certain sweetness about it.

Thank mountainflowerinn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What can I say? This dinosaur made me happy. Vernal has a beautiful downtown with flowers and murals and this is a great entrance to the town.

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

Not something you see everyday but this big pink Dino welcomes you entering town from the east and is an obvious a photo stop.

Thank 007BigBlue
Reviewed August 13, 2018

Crazy, but you have to go if your in Vernal or passing through. Is it realist.... 'No', but it's fun to just pull over and take a photo. Check out the giant T'Rex (with hat!) just down the road near the gas station. Silly but...More

Thank John S
Reviewed August 4, 2018

Don't miss the photo op with the pink dinosaur. You can park in front of the dinosaur. Be careful that you don't park in the nearby parking lot because they do not want you there.

Thank Babu2773
Reviewed July 28, 2018

If you are driving into Vernal from the east, you'll know you've arrived into town when this giant Pepto Bismol pink dinosaur greets you off the highway on the right. My son and I wanted a photo opp so we pulled into the parking lot...More

Thank Sandy F
Reviewed June 29, 2018

Dinah has been welcoming people to Vernal for 60 years. She was originally built in 1958, to hold a sign for the Dine-A-Ville Motel. When the motel shut down in the late 1990s, she was restored and moved to her present location. Dinah is so...More

Thank JoeMSP
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