Historical Places

Ghost Towns

Goodbye God, I am going to Bodie

Was the statement made by a 10 year old in her journal when her family took her to the town of Bodie in its glory days. Today Bodie is one of the most famous Ghost Towns in the world, located in the Bodie Hills east of the Sierra Nevada mountain range in California’s Mono County.  Bodie is an authentic Wild West Ghost town in a state of arrested decay where ‘most’ of the buildingss are still standing unlike ghost towns like Rhyolite where its just falling apart. For other ghost towns, nothing remains except for a marker and maybe a few building foundations. This note contains a listing with images of some ghost towns I have visited. 

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Wupatki National Monument

Wupatki National Monument

Wupatki National Monument is a National Monument located in north-central Arizona, near Flagstaff. The many settlement sites scattered throughout the monument were built by the Ancient Pueblo People, more specifically the Sinagua, Cohonina, and Kayenta Anasazi.

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Route 66 – The “Mother Road”

Historic Route 66 - Kingsman

America’s Main Street

Route 66 (US 66 or Route 66), also known as the Will Rogers Highway and colloquially known as the Main Street of America or the Mother Road, was one of the original highways within the U.S. Highway System.

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