Paradise, CA

Paradise, CA – California’s Newest Ghost Town?

Posted In: History | News
On November 8, 2018, the deadly and devastating Camp Fire swept through the idyllic mountain town of Paradise, California. In the next 17 days, the fire would destroy nearly 19,000 buildings, kill 86 people, injure 17 others, and three people are still missing.  The fire burned 153,000 acres (239 sq miles) which is bigger than the city of Chicago. "Luc[...]

Exclusive Snowshoe Tour Through Ashcroft Ghost Town

Posted In: Activities
Do you like snowshoeing? Do you like ghost towns? Excellent! Visit the Ashcroft Ski Touring Center for an exclusive tour through the historic Ashcroft Ghost Town, one of the most beautiful ghost towns in Colorado.The Aspen Center for Environmental Studies (ACES) in partnership with Ashcroft Ski Touring/Pine Creek Cookhouse and the White River National Fores[...]

11 Ghosts Towns Affected by the Government Shutdown

Posted In: News
If you've been planning a trip to visit a ghost town this winter, you might want to think about postponing your adventure. Not only because it's cold/snowy/rainy but because of the federal government shutdown last month. All US National Parks are closed and subsequently our beloved ghost town tourist attractions. Not to mention the possibility of a delayed[...]

The Beginnings

Posted In: Uncategorized
Have you ever noticed that when you're look for something on the internet but you can't quite find what you're looking for? That's what happened to me.I noticed articles here and there about ghost towns, gold mining, and the old west but nothing all in one place; just one comprehensive place. That's where I come in, and also where the name of this site came[...]