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"History Comes to Life on the Talking Trail..."


Welcome to the largest scrap metal sculpture--the Enchanted Highway Talking Trail! Get lost in this magical world created by artist Gary Greff!

Enchanted Highway - Geese in flight

This metal sculpture of the Farmer's Family shares what is so important to so many proud North Dakota Families...

Enchanted Highway - Tin Family

Every North Dakotan either loves to hunt, or knows someone who does... The Deer Crossing sculpture celebrates deer across North Dakota!

Enchanted Highway - Deer Crossing

Experience the Story along the spectacular journey of the Enchanted Highway Talking Trail! Consider this road a gateway to larger than life wonders, where you will experience vast prairie and expansive sky, sunken boats and stagecoaches, and best of all: the world’s largest scrap metals sculptures. These sculptures were designed and built by Gary Greff to reflect the history and values of people living in North Dakota. When he began the Enchanted Highway project, Gary had never taken an art class or learned to weld. He simply believed that small towns were valuable, and that he could create something that would make people from near and far want to visit his small hometown of Regent, North Dakota. He says, “I always felt that our country was not built on big towns, but on small towns and every individual person that worked there.” Gary’s hope is that visitors like you along the Enchanted Highway will recognize all the magic that small towns and places off the beaten road have to offer...
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