The Trans-Allegheny Lunatic Asylum in Weston, West Virginia aka Weston State Hospital is over 150 years old. During that incredible span of time, Trans-Allegheny has been a sanctuary for the mentally ill, the subject of civil war raids and even a
We were on our way home from an amazing US cross-country trip from New York to Wyoming and back when we came across a Dr. Evermor’s Forevertron billboard in the middle of nowhere
The Catskills are an abandoned paradise, literally. So much history, so much good times, so much gone. Oh, many of the structures remain, and some of the history. For those that care to remember and
On a recent exploration located deep in the Catskills, NY region, a group of friends and I came upon an old pool table hidden in one of the rooms in this old hospital. It was pretty cool and at the
Located in the middle of nowhere just beyond Mono Lake, California outside of Yosemite National park is Bodie Ghost Town, or what is officially known as Bodie State Historical Park. Bodie became
Berkshire, New York is a sleepy little town about halfway between the two megatropolis cities of Ithaca and Owego, New York. Upstate New York is full of small towns just like Berkshire. Once bustling
A truly American sentiment recognizes the dignity of labor and the fact that honor lies in honest toil.
In 2011 I was struggling a bit with my career and money. I wanted to take a trip but didn’t have as much cash flow as other years.So I planned a trip to Acadia National Park which you can