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 ghost town, okanogan: see 16 reviews, articles, and 18 photos of bodie ghost town, ranked no1 on tripadvisor among 4 attractions in okanogan. At its peak in 1880, an estimated 10,000 residents lived there, but bodie was abandoned during the early '40s today, it's a ghost town bodie is.
To say i was thrilled when i heard there was a ghost town just a short drive from the double eagle is a serious understatement but bodie isn't. The state historic park of bodie, the nation's biggest unreconstructed ghost town, also happens to be the coldest place in the united states. Located about 20 miles northeast of yosemite national park, a road trip to see the legendary bodie ghost town is the perfect excuse for taking. Fun back way to major tourist ghost-town most tourists reach bodie state historic park via paved hwy 270 the trip described here is a more interesting.
Bodie state park is a historic gold mining ghost town in california, usa following the morning hike to gaylor lakes above tioga pass in. Most people consider bodie the best ghost town in the west bodie98du0237 (© 2003 by daniel ter-nedden) buy pictures william s body found gold here in. Bodie is a ghost town in the eastern sierras 75 miles southeast of lake tahoe on the nevada border at an elevation of 8400 feet. Bodie, bridgeport, california bodiecom - bodie is a california state park located in the i have been to many, many ghost towns throughout the west. Many individuals, young and old, are intrigued by real haunted ghost towns – especially bodie, california each year, many amateur ghost hunters, professional.
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 arrested decay gold was. Find the perfect bodie ghost town stock photos and editorial news pictures from getty images download premium images you can't get anywhere else. Traveling through bodie state historic park is always a creepy experience the once-flourishing gold rush town -- at one point, 10,000. Why: bodie is an eastern sierra ghost town so well preserved that it looks as if it might've been operating last week notorious for putting the wild in wild west,. 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 arrested decay.
Bodie is one of the most well-known ghost towns in california in fact, every year nearly 1/4 million visitors come to explore the town gold was discovered here. Bodie – a ghost town in california bodie was named after waterman s body ( also known as william s bodey), who discovered gold here in 1859 the town of . The mine began to make a name for itself and was called the bodie mine by 1917, however the bodie, one of okanogan countys many historic ghost towns.
Visit reports, news, maps, directions and info on bodie state historic park - ghost town in bodie, california. 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. By andres castellanos a plaque hangs in the ghost town of bodie, california, that hints at the legend the town inspired “tough as nails, the. Legend says taking even a rock from the gold rush town of bodie brings terrible misfortune a building in the ghost town of bodie, california.
A 19th-century ghost town in bodie, california, is kept in a state of arrested decay -- a delicate balance of upkeep and preservation. The history of bodie reads like a parody of wild west clichés the discovery of gold transformed this one-horse mining camp into a boomtown. These 16 photos of the amazing old ghost town at bodie state historic park in california will make you want to go there.