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World's Tallest Thermometer

72155 Baker Blvd., Baker, CA
+1 760-733-4747
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Must stop once

Baker is a one stoplight town that is a kool stop. Check out n take a pic next to the worlds... read more

Reviewed 10 December 2017
David K
via mobile
Typical tourist attraction

The biggest, the strangest, the longest. Whatever it is, odd tourist destinations abound across the... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
Maucieri1127
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Canton, Texas
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good26%
  • Average29%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“gift shop” (28 reviews)
“mojave desert” (6 reviews)
“quick photo” (4 reviews)
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72155 Baker Blvd., Baker, CA
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+1 760-733-4747
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"gift shop"
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"mojave desert"
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"quick photo"
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"stretch your legs"
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"bun boy"
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"worth a stop"
in 4 reviews
"los angeles"
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"jerky"
in 16 reviews
"alien"
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"landmark"
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"recorded"
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"california"
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"nevada"
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"postcards"
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"souvenirs"
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"displaying"
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Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

Baker is a one stoplight town that is a kool stop. Check out n take a pic next to the worlds tallest thermometer n then stop n get some GREAT jerky at the Alien shop. It will take 15-20 minutes and you see the whole...More

Thank David K
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

The biggest, the strangest, the longest. Whatever it is, odd tourist destinations abound across the US and this is one you just have to see as you venture across the deserts of the Southwest.

Thank Maucieri1127
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Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

This was a cute little shop with great books on gems and rocks. I also enjoyed the Native American readings as well. They had a very polite staff. Gabby was so nice and welcoming. Definitely a nice pit stop on the way to Las Vegas.

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LHarguess, Owner at World's Tallest Thermometer, responded to this reviewResponded 8 November 2017

Thank you for your kind words!

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Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Quick stop on way to Las Vegas. Fun thing to look at while grabbing some gas or food. Stopped and took a photo.

Thank Tcard2013
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

It was reading 108F at 12:30pm - and we claimed the 2 caches - one with a bit of assistance from the helpful and friendly girl in the gift shop. Nice to see a world record breaker. Thanks roadsideamerica dot com .

Thank Charleygirl76
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

It may very well be the world's tallest thermometer and it was cute and a nice stop when Bun Boy was there. It was maintained. Sadly, Bun Boy is out of business as is most of Baker, California. And it is sad, it was a...More

Thank Elizabeth L
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LHarguess, Owner at World's Tallest Thermometer, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Hello! I'm shocked that your review says that the Thermometer is surrounded by weeds. I'm not sure what you saw. We have grass, trees, and concrete on our property. We have a doggie rest area with fresh water, baggies, and a trash can. We have...More

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Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

I found this on Roadside America and decided it was a place we needed to stop at. We were not disappointed. While not exciting or awe inspiring it was interesting and visiting the shops was also worth the time. It is also a great place...More

Thank Bruce L
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Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

That is the question. I mean, i wouldn't go out of my way to stop here but since it is Accross from Alien Jerky it's a may as well check out. It's a giant thermometer

Thank Gma0917
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Reviewed 18 August 2017

If you are driving between Los Angeles and Las Vegas you will not miss it. Great place to take a breather, see an interesting temperature measuring device and carry on. We were there when the temperature was 111 F - kinda'hot.

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Reviewed 17 August 2017

I saw this on a TV program so new the history. Had to stop and see what it was all about. Close to another attraction. Amazing.

1  Thank Jim K
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LHarguess, Owner at World's Tallest Thermometer, responded to this reviewResponded 19 August 2017

Thank you for your stop and review

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