Funky Signs: Hillbilly lawn mower

Story by Crystal Gabrielle. Photos Copyright © Crystal Gabrielle.

THE HILLBILLY LAWN MOWER is an ingenious device that may soon replace the noisy ride-on mowers that infest suburbia.

I found this one at Hole N” The Rock, near Moab, Utah.

Hillbilly lawn mower at Hole N” The Rock, Moab, Utah

The inventor of the hillbilly lawn mower, Lyle Nichols, is the same artist who’s responsible for the mighty bowling ball cactus—made of 881 bowling balls, hundreds of drill bits and miles of rebar and steel—and a Jeep made of old license plates and spare parts.


Be sure to read our full story about Hole N” The Rock for more details of this unusual tourist attraction.


Crystal Gabrielle, travel writer and author of chick lit with cosmic grit

Crystal Gabrielle

Crystal Gabrielle is a double Aquarius with a vast interest in metaphysical subjects, as long as they’re fun. She’s been a house sitter in various parts of the Southwest and California, and she enjoys getting on the road. She embraces anything that brings more magic into life, and she’s not afraid to talk to herself out loud when a good idea possesses her. Check out Crystal’s tarot reading gig at Fiverr and her travel-related Kindle book, House Sitting Secrets Revealed.


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