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Great Statue on a Beautiful Cliff side Path

Along the cliff side between Amber Lantern and Violet Lantern is a beautiful path that gives... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
csarchibald
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San Marcos, California
Beautiful

A beautiful representation of a cattle rancher tossing hides down to the sea to the waiting hide... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
rsenteno
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Phoenix, Arizona
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“Great Statue on a Beautiful Cliff side Path”
6 Aug 2018
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34342 Amber Lantern St, Amber Lantern & Violet Lantern, Dana Point, CA 92629-3008
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Along the cliff side between Amber Lantern and Violet Lantern is a beautiful path that gives spectacular views of the Dana Point Harbor below. at the midway point is the "Hide Drogher" statue. "New England Sailors of the 1800's tossed locally raised cowhides from these...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

A beautiful representation of a cattle rancher tossing hides down to the sea to the waiting hide gathers in there small boats that would then take them back aboard boats like the pilgrim

Thank rsenteno
Reviewed 27 June 2018

This a marvelous piece of sculpture as the other reviews detail well. Also, Dana Point's Heritage Park Trail along the cliffs overlooking Dana Point Harbor, with one beautiful view after another, is well worth the walk and a scenic stroll all by itself. On location...More

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Reviewed 14 April 2018

This "life-size" statue is alive in far more ways than one; everything about it suggests that you have arrived in the frenzied middle of the action, as the drogher, to whom "easy labor" was clearly a laughable concept, prepares to toss the hide to the...More

1  Thank William M
Reviewed 15 March 2018

Muscles strain as the Herculean sailor swings the animal hide like a matador's cape. Every part of his body is working. This was the life for the 1800's sailor who had the job of tossing the cowhides from the cliffs to the ships. This bigger-than-life...More

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