After getting suggestions from several people that we start doing videos again, we decided to ease back into it and we did just a little bit of video on our trip over Memorial Weekend. We stopped doing videos some years ago, mainly because there are only two of us, and when we go on a [...]
Bucyrus, North Dakota was decimated by a wind-driven wildfire on October 17th, 2012. Nearly all of Bucyrus was lost in the fire. Thankfully, two dozen residents of Bucyrus were evacuated before the fire and there were no injuries. However, Bucyrus’ residents have lost their homes and possessions. We spoke with Adams county emergency management and [...]
People have been asking, and we’ve listened. The map of North Dakota’s ghost towns and abandoned places is now a fully interactive Google map, with nearly every place on our website marked. You can zoom in and out, see highways, get directions, even visit the map from your smartphone for real-time driving navigation in three [...]
The Suggestions page has been recently updated in preparation for the summer ghost towning season. Places we’ve photographed have been removed from the list, and dozens of new places suggested by our site visitors have been added to the list. We’ve listed each one by town name, followed by a summary of what we know [...]
After we posted our photos of Stardust 17 Drive-In in Grafton, it became pretty clear that you got bit by the Drive-In bug like we did… because we got lots of comments, questions, and emails about Drive-In Theaters. As we mentioned in that post, there is only one operating drive-in theater in the state of North [...]
Trip Report August 14th, 2011 We started our day by stopping in Ardoch to photograph an elevator that Rat’s been checkin’ out for awhile. All the excitement hit us at once… two little yapper dogs came running out into the road and ran in circles around the car. It was all Rat could do not [...]
And my phone is dead.
We had a run in with an angry property owner in Nekoma.
Got some cool photos in Fordville including an old theater. This is Main street.