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…

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….

Paydown Mill

December 26, 2016 / Adventures
Paydown Mill

Across the road from Paydown Manor sits the gristmill built by sometime between 1820 and 1830 by Charles Lane (whom appears to have also founded…

Route 66 Outside Rolla, MO

I don’t exactly have a hometown, but when asked where I grew up, Rolla, MO is generally my answer. I was recently back in Rolla…