We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Giant Road Runner

Main Street, Intersection with E Dickinson Blvd, Fort Stockton, TX 79735
Save
Review Highlights
Impressive

Largest Roadrunner attraction in the world. Locals are proud of this desert reptile killer... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rangellalo
,
Trafalgar
Cool bird

We always visit Paisano Pete when travelling through, has brought many happy family moments over... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ind_sub
,
SE, AZ
Read all 77 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good36%
  • Average22%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“new mexico” (5 reviews)
“beep beep” (4 reviews)
“drive thru” (3 reviews)
LOCATION
Main Street, Intersection with E Dickinson Blvd, Fort Stockton, TX 79735
Write a Review
Reviews (77)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 72 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Largest Roadrunner attraction in the world. Locals are proud of this desert reptile killer. People here call it Paisano Pete. Paisano is someone who is from the same place, a term of endearment to mean friend. Indeed, when you are in West Texas, especially in...More

Thank Rangellalo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We always visit Paisano Pete when travelling through, has brought many happy family moments over the past 40 years.

Thank ind_sub
Reviewed 23 April 2017

The Giant Road Runner welcomes visitors to the historic Fort Stockton, historic downtown Fort Stockton, and various Pecos County facilities

Thank Greg P
Reviewed 24 March 2017

This is as stated in another review...a drive-by photo opportunity. It is directly across the road from the Visitors Center which has ample parking and other things of interest. It is also right up the street from the Fort Stockton Museum. If you really want...More

1  Thank Bill B
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Get someone to take your picture with this big guy - it's a novelty. Watch out you don't get pecked - he's got a REAL grouchy expression on his face!

Thank Nancy I
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Saw a giant roadrunner art thing at a rest stop in New Mexico just outside of El Paso that looked as big, if not bigger. But still, on the road trip of seeing giant things for no reason, this was a must see!

Thank 930joshuak
Reviewed 8 March 2017

As we had seen quite a few roadrunners on the road from Sanderson to Ft. Stockton this seemed to be just right image for the city.

Thank dasreiseteam
Reviewed 6 March 2017

It's a big 'ol statue of a roadrunner! It's in Fort Stockton! It's right up there with big balls of twine, Cadillacs half buried in the ground and big barns, just a slice of Americana that keeps the road trip cool!

Thank Olineman
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We just had to stop by and get photo's with the giant roadrunner. It was impressive. We have been to Wawa Ontario and got photo's with their goose so we had to do the same here with the roadrunner.

Thank Lisamac979
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

When traveling on the I10 on the west end of Las Cruces is on of our favorite rest stops. Lots of space, clean restrooms and wonderful views. There are several sheltered picnic tables with grills close by. They are situated to take advantage of the...More

Thank 204nancys
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Mi Casita
298 reviews
.33 km away
Tacos Oj
142 reviews
.44 km away
B's Family Dining
83 reviews
.84 km away
Mingo's Burritos
23 reviews
.11 km away
Nearby Attractions
Annie Riggs Memorial Museum
43 reviews
1.08 km away
Fort Stockton Visitor Center
28 reviews
.15 km away
Grey Mule Saloon Tasting Room
23 reviews
1.04 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Giant Road Runner staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit