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Trout Fisherman Statue in Des Plaines, Illinois
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Trout Fisherman Statue in Des Plaines, Illinois

This trout fish and trout fisherman statue were found tucked away behind a fence and some overgrown greenery on the side of the road in Des Plaines, Illinois. Driving down Golf Road, they'd be easy to miss. The fisherman and trout flank a sign that simply proclaims "trout fishing" and originally stood at Golf Road Trout Farm, a local attraction that opened in 1957. In 1997 the attraction closed, ...