Month: June 2015

The Ghost Town of Sturkey in The Green Swamp

In an area of The Green Swamp I found this site while I was searching for a ghost town known as “Sturkey”. You can see the town still shown on some maps. So I made it an adventure to go and try find it,…

Hike to Old Farm Silo and More in H‏álpata Tastanaki Preserve

On this adventure I hiked out to an old farm silo in Hálpata Tastanaki Preserve. Initially that was the plan although on the way there I also came across an abandoned fish hatchery as well. I found some paperwork inside from 1991 indicating that they raised Triploid…

Exploring The Old Georgia Southern & Florida Railroad Line (Abandoned Railroad Trestle)

I found this old railroad trestle near Lake Butler in northern Florida. It actually borders both Bradford and Union counties over a river. I followed an abandoned railroad grade out to it which is a very scenic place to wander and see little bits…