Task Difficulty: 1.0 Out of 5.0
Terrain Difficulty: 1.0 Out of 5.0
Statystyka skrzynki
Disco Chicken - OU0727

 At the Bechtel Museum of Modern Art

Hidden by  Mrs. HB31

N 35° 13.461' W 80° 50.850' (WGS84)

 Coordinates in Other Systems
 Location: United States > North Carolina
 Cache Type: Virtual
 Size: No container
 Status: Ready for Search
 Date Hidden: 16 May 2014
 Date Created: 15 May 2014
 Last Modified: 16 May 2014
 Waypoint: OU0727


{{found}} 4 x Found
{{not_found}} 0 x Did Not Find
{{comment}} 0 Comments
0 Notes
0 Watchers
2846 Visitors
2 x Rated
Rated as: N/A
GeoKrety History

Available Maps: Opencaching,Google Maps

Cache Attributes

Quick Cache Kid Friendly Wheelchair Access Listed on OCNA Only 

Please see the attributes article for more information.

Description   EN   

Welcome to the Bechtel Museum of Modern Art.  The piece of artwork at the posted coordinates is affectionately referred to by locals as the "Disco Chicken".  The actual title is "Le Grand Oiseau de Feu sur l’Arche" or "Large Firebird on an Arch" - what most visitors interpret as large, bowed legs is actually the arch that the firebird is sitting on.  Standing 17 feet tall and weighing more than 1400 pounds, the sculptures mirror-ball affect is achieved by over 7500 pieces of mirrored and colored glass. 

To claim credit for this cache, submit a photo of yourself or your GPS with the Disco Chicken.



Find caches nearby on OCNA (radius 100 mi): All  Searchable   
Find Geocaches on:   

When downloading this file, you accept our Terms of Use.

Log Entries    {{found}} 4x {{not_found}} 0x {{comment}} 0x      New Log Entry

1 30 July 2016 GoinPostNet Found it

Found this nearby as themulcher and I were looking for another cache in the area. Thanks for the virtual!
Pictures Connected with this Log Entry:
Disco...Disco Chicken?
Disco...Disco Chicken?

1 12 March 2016 rvstauff Found it

Got it!
I love the disco chicken!
Pictures Connected with this Log Entry:
Disco chicken!
Disco chicken!

1 27 May 2014 HB31 Found it

Always wondered about this strange piece of art.  Thanks for the lesson!
Pictures Connected with this Log Entry:
Refried Funky Chicken
Refried Funky Chicken

1 19 May 2014 QueensGrantMusic Found it

My phone can't make logs.  I will load the picture later tonight.

I am FTF!!!