Welcome to bodie, or rather to what remained of the gold-mining town in the hills of the sierra nevada mountain range in mono county, california bodie was named. Today, the ghost town of bodie, california, is one of the most authentic abandoned gold- mining towns of the old west. Bodie, california, a mining ghost town, is captured in michael h piatt's thorougly researched history bodie, 'the mines are looking well', plus unpublished essays. Discover the long-forgotten and abandoned town of bodie, california, once known as the. The american landscape is dotted with the remnants of ghost towns - abandoned communities, settlements, or mining camps, like bodie, calif (left), that went from. Post your greatest images from bodie ghost town, california an original ghost town from the late 1800's bodie stands today in a state of.
Bodie was first referred to as a ghost town in 1915 by the san francisco chronicle, and the last residents were officially gone by 1943 the abandoned town now. Bodie ghost town, ca my family and i just happened to be visiting bodie (for our first time) on august 18th -- we had no idea that your group was going to be at the park that day. One of the most well-preserved ghost towns in california is bodie, an old mining camp off of us395 just over two hours south of lake tahoe. He suggested that the ghost town of bodie would be interesting to photograph he was right i generally photographed bodie several times a year. Bodie, california's most historic and well-preserved ghost town, is just one of those spots that my writing cannot really add much to i will tell you the main. One of the most preserved ghost towns in california, bodie is recognized as a national historic landmark and is a state park it is also said to be haunted.
Bodie, california, is perhaps one of the best-preserved ghost towns in the western united states today, it has almost 200 structures still standing. Bodie is a long abandoned ghost town sitting in the wasteland of california once a booming destination for prospectors, today a shell of its old self, sport.
Ghost town mysteries: bodie for ipad, iphone, android, mac & pc explore the abandoned ghost town of bodie and solve the mystery of evelyn byers, a little girl who. Previously: coco palms resort in the low mountain range lying to the east of the sierra nevadas lies a town that, literally, time forgot it’s called bodie. These 16 photos of the amazing old ghost town at bodie state historic park in california will make you want to go there.
Bodie, ghost town bodie state historic park is a genuine california gold-mining ghost town visitors can walk down the deserted streets of a town that once had a. A 19th-century ghost town in bodie, california, is kept in a state of arrested decay -- a delicate balance of upkeep and preservation. Bodie became the official state gold rush ghost town of california in 2002 to acknowledge the importance bodie played in california's history photos video.
Bodie state historic park is a genuine ghost town in mono county, california visit the remains of this once-thriving gold-mining town, which looks the same it did. Bodie ghost town is a city park in bodie plan your road trip to bodie ghost town in ca with roadtrippers. Bodie state historic bodie state historic park is one of the best preserved ghost towns in the united states---the many buildings are kept in a state of.
Bodie foundation is dedicated to supporting bodie state historic park the epicenter was about 14 miles east of bodie, near the mining ghost town of aurora. The state historic park of bodie, the nation's biggest unreconstructed ghost town, also happens to be the coldest place in the united states outside of alaska. Bodie: bodie, the ghost town - see 266 traveler reviews, 380 candid photos, and great deals for california, at tripadvisor. Bodie, california isn't just one of the largest ghost towns in america - it's also one of the best preserved. Visit the california ghost town of bodie view it's history using historical photos and movies.
Visiting bodie is the most authentic way to see the real-life setting of the california gold rush from 1877 to 1888, bodie was a bustling town with more than 10,000 residents and produced. Bodie ghost walk & ghost mill tour you are welcome to enjoy town on your own or take a tour and you will learn of the most fascinating ghost stories and. Bodie state historic park is a genuine california gold-mining ghost town visitors can walk down the deserted streets of a town that once had a population of nearly 10,000 people.