27th Jul 2012

Ghost town of Kingsley Oregon

Ghost town of Kingsley Oregon Kinsley Oregon is another one of those towns that existed, but is now nothing more then a spot on the map. According to Oregon Post...

13th Jun 2012
Downtown Buncom

Ghost Town of Buncom Oregon

Name: Buncom Oregon Class: F3 GPS:Latitude: 42.1740149, Longitude: -122.9980971 Directions: From Jacksonville, Oregon head west along OR-238/Medford-Provost Highway for 7.7 miles. Take the left on to Upper Applegate Road. At...

01st Jun 2012

Ghost Town of Clifton Oregon

Ghost Town of Clifton Oregon The first known settler in Clifton Oregon was Henry Harrison Hunt, who came over the Oregon Trail in the 1843 Wagon Train. He built a...

27th May 2012

Golden Oregon, the driest Ghost Town in Oregon

Golden Oregon, the driest Ghost Town in Oregon Golden earned it’s nickname as “The Driest town in Oregon” due to William Ruble’s anti-alcohol ways. He forbid any in town, causing...

27th May 2012

Ghost towns of Altamont, Leland, and the Grave Creek Covered Bridge

Ghost towns of Altamont, Leland, and the Grave Creek Covered Bridge Sunny Valley, about fifteen miles north of Grants Pass, Oregon along I-5 is perhaps one of Oregon’s most historic,...

27th May 2012

Ghost town of Ortley Oregon

Ghost town of Ortley Oregon The remains of the town of Ortley are currently on Private Property with posted “No Trespassing Signs.” Ortley started out as a planned farming community...

20th Feb 2012

Rowena Oregon, Ghost Town

Rowena Oregon, Ghost Town Rowena Oregon exists only as a suburb of The Dalles now. Located on the Mosier-The Dalles Highway, or the old Columbia River Highway, it was little...

17th Dec 2011
Kerbyville Oregon

Ghost Town of Kerby, Oregon (Kirbeyville, Napoleon)

Ghost Town of Kerby (Kirbeyville, Napoleon) Kerby is a Class E6 ghost town. This former gold mining town is on US 199, five miles south of Selma, and just north...

04th Sep 2011

Ghost Town of Palmer, Oregon

Ghost Town of Palmer, Oregon There isn’t much history behind Palmer Oregon. It’s about three miles up the hill from Bridal Veil. It was built at about the same time...

04th Sep 2011

Brownsmead Oregon (Ghost Town)

Brownsmead Oregon (Ghost Town) Brownsmead was never a large important city like many other Oregon ghost towns such as Sumpter, Greenhorn or Shaniko. The area was first settled by Finnish...

16th Aug 2011
Ghost Town of Idanha, Oregon

Ghost Town of Idanha, Oregon

Ghost Town of Idanha, Oregon Modern day Idanha is little more then a collection of houses and a gas station and quick stop market in the middle of nowhere these...

16th Aug 2011

Geneva, Oregon – Ghost Town

Geneva, Oregon – Ghost Town As best as I can tell, Geneva was a very short lived town. It sits south of Grandview and is just as isolated. Perhaps a...