CA Ghost Towns

Hi! My name is Galina. I live in Bay Area, California. My hobby is travelling around the state and discovering ghost towns.

Mar 7, 2018


Wingo Wingo is the only one left ghost town near/in Bay area apart from Drawbridge. You can’t legally get to Drawbridge without trespassing, so I can say Wingo is the only ghost town with some remaining houses you can see Bay Area.

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Dec 28, 2017

Perky: RIP Bat Tower

Perky tower location One of the few “ghost town” listed locations in Monroe county immediately got my attention. I decided to visit Perky during a short trip to the keys.

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Dec 3, 2017

Koreshan Unity

Koreshan unity During my 1 week trip to South Florida I hoped to visit at least several ghost towns, but I was unpleasantly surprised that, despite there are a lot of places on “uninhabited” list, not much left from the former towns there.

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Nov 7, 2017


Navarro by the sea In you drive about 10 miles to the ocean from the Navarro town - where Hwy 1 and Hwy 128 meet you will find the sight of the former Navarro-by-the-sea town. Not much remained nowadays, but you can see the hotel building even from the Hwy1 hill.

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Nov 2, 2017


Bodega church Bodega is not a ghost town - it is a small unincorporated community in Sonoma county with about 200 people living in it. Bodega and Bodega Bay are named for discoverer of the bay, Juan Francisco Bodega y Caudra, who first sailed into the harbor in 1775.

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Oct 30, 2017

Lairds Landing

Lairds Landing This was one of my favorite trips to the unincorporated community. This place is located on the National Parks land and open to public, but secluded enough to keep people from visiting it.

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Oct 19, 2017

Kent Ranch

Kent farm I passed these barns several times on my way for Fort Brag to San Francisco and always was certain this was a private property.

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