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Oddly-Named Places You Might See In Your Travels (PHOTOS)

First Posted: 12/02/2010 1:38 pm EST   Updated: 02/13/2013 8:45 am EST

Ah, America and the open road. There is so much to see across the country while road-tripping, from the Grand Canyon to the Great Lakes. But what about the oddly-named places around the country that are tourist attractions in their own right?

There are Intercourse, Pennsylvania hats, after all. Towns like that have taken an unfortunately silly name and turned it into profits.

So what else is worth visiting, or at the very least a chuckle? Check out these 11 towns around the country with funny names. Visited any others? Send us your photos!

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  • Bucksnort, Tennessee

    <em>Flickr: mulmatsherm</em>

  • French Lick, Indiana


  • Intercourse, Pennsylvania

    <em>Flickr: doug tone</em>

  • Lake Chargoggagoggmanchauggagoggchaubunagungamaugg, Massachusetts

    Flickr: doug tone

  • Mexican Hat, Utah

    Flickr: Tony Peters

  • Satan's Kingdom, Connecticut

    <em>Flickr: dlundbench</em>

  • Tightwad, Missouri

    <em>Flickr: travelling wild</em>

  • Toad Suck, Arkansas

    <em>Flickr: ken lund</em>

  • Yeehaw Junction, Florida

    <em>Flickr: ASurroca</em>

  • Zzyzx, California

    <em>Flickr: Right Index</em>

  • Truth or Consequences, New Mexico

    Flickr: kthread

  • Fucking, Austria

    <a href="" target="_hplink">Flickr: CxOxS</a>

  • Wahoo, Nebraska

    <a href=""><img style="float:left;padding-right:6px !important;" src="" /></a><a href="">northbronx</a>:<br />Welcome to Wahoo, the most excited small town in Nebraska.

  • Cassoday, KS

    <a href=""><img style="float:left;padding-right:6px !important;" src="" /></a><a href="">northbronx</a>:<br />I love this. They are so proud of their town.

  • Dildo Newfoundland

    <a href=""><img style="float:left;padding-right:6px !important;" src="" /></a><a href="">Gwendolyn F Aker</a>:<br />There's a town in Newfoundland called Dildo, it consists of a NORTH and a SOUTH. Friend and I have had a long running inside joke about North and South being code for well... you can figure it out.

  • Arsland

    <a href=""><img style="float:left;padding-right:6px !important;" src="" /></a><a href="">Kimberly Callis</a>:<br />

  • Jirkov, Czech Republic

    <a href=""><img style="float:left;padding-right:6px !important;" src="" /></a><a href="">Kimberly Callis</a>:<br />

  • Groin, Germany

    <a href=""><img style="float:left;padding-right:6px !important;" src="" /></a><a href="">Kimberly Callis</a>:<br />


Filed by Kate Auletta  |