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Outdoor Urban Exploration

10 Most Amazing Ghost Town

Article charts and photographs ten of the most interesting ghost towns around the world.

Abandoned and Little-Known Airfields

Provides information on vanished or abandoned airfields with unusual stories. Also compiles images of airfields sorted by state.

Abandoned Places

Chronicles the author's journey to many abandoned places around Europe and the rest of the world, with photographs and FAQ.

Abandoned Subway Tunnels

Contains black and white, and color industrial pictures of derelict and active subway trains, tunnels, power plants and more.

The Derelict Sensation

Dedicated about derelict buildings and abandoned spaces. With collections of photographs, writings, researches and more.


Collection of urban decay photographs that includes deserted islands, parks, hotels, hospitals and more.

Essex Mountain Sanatorium

Chronicles the history of the sanatorium. With artifacts and video galleries, pictures sorted by year, forum area, and horror stories.

Ghost Town Gallery

Features hundreds of photographs of ghost towns across America, with map and links.

Ghost Town Photos of Colorado

Features a detailed collection of ghost town photographs from Colorado.

Ghost Towns and History of the American West

Presents a state by state list, with articles and photographs, of ghost towns in American and Canada.

Ghost Towns in Canada

Examines, with photographs, ghost towns, abandoned communities and lost villages around Canada.

Ghost Towns of the Keweenaw Peninsula

Offers articles and photographs of the ghost towns of Michigan's "copper country".


Offers hints and tips on the ethics and practice of urban exploration in areas not designed for public usage. Includes ezine and forums.

Institute of Urban Speleologic Studies and Archeology

Browse through abandoned, strange, historic and haunted building and places. With images includes and related links.

Lost Destinations

Showcases pictures of abandoned, haunted and forgotten places and structures. With discussion forum section and link to its gift store.

Night Photography of the Abandoned Roadside West

Includes artist’s biography, merchandise gallery, and images of trailers, aircrafts and ghost towns.

Northville Tunnels

Includes building directory, photo galleries, maps, stories and video clips. With discussion forum area.


Presents urban ruin images and location details. With forum section, news updates, search tool and related links.

Sleepy City

Browse over image archives of underground tunnels, derelict industrial sites and urban ruins. With image postings.

Strange New England

Showcases information on New England's legends, history and strange destinations. With images of private and castle caves.

Underground Ozarks

Contains news updates, FAQs section and images of abandoned places, sewers, drains and more.

Urban Explorers Network

Features safety and equipment information on urban exploration. With maps, media gallery, information resources and discussion area.

Visceral Axis

Contains photo indexes of tunnels in Danvers State Hospital, military bunkers, and other various derelict structures.

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