Abandoned Turnpike Tunnels, Central PA

It always blows me away to find massive infrastructure efforts abandoned.  These tunnels, Sideling Hill Tunnel and Rays Hill Tunnel were completely abandoned in 1968 when…

School’s Out

May 12, 2017 / Adventures
School’s Out

Pennsylvania has officially become the eleventh US state that I have lived in. We relocated here in February 2017. I’m only now beginning to be…

Pippin Place

January 30, 2017 / Adventures
Pippin Place

Rolla, Missouri has been my home on four different occasions, but my time here is coming to a close once again.  Katie, my wife, relocated…

Lonely Camp

January 1, 2017 / Adventures, Featured
Lonely Camp

I’m particularly proud of having found this location. A redditor by the name of durnse posted some photos three years ago of this location.  Although…

Piney River Heritage Farm

Don’t miss Slabtown Cave nearby. This amazing location has more than a handful of buildings.  Built in the mid-19th century, and used until the 1970’s,…

Pocket Eddy Resort

December 31, 2016 / Adventures
Pocket Eddy Resort

It’s not often that I come across a location that I am unable to find any information about.  This location is an example of one…

Rock Island Bridge

December 28, 2016 / Adventures
Rock Island Bridge

The hard it is to reach a location, the more I want to try and see it.  The Rock Island Bridge over the Gasconade River…

51 States in 52 Weeks

That’s right, 51 states.  Well, actually 50 states and that step-child of a state, Washington D.C.  Visiting them all in one short year is the…

Train Tunnel Under Freeburg, Missouri

There’s a town in Missouri with a train tunnel that runs right underneath it.  Freeburg, Missouri, population 436 is hiding a dark secret, deep underground….