Tag: Sumter County

Alto Ghost Town in Sumter County

Exploring in the wilderness of Half Moon Wildlife Management Area you may not know but at one there was a small community out here in the late 1800’s known as Alto. The preserve is located in Sumter County and has many layers of history.… Continue Reading “Alto Ghost Town in Sumter County”

Alto Cemetery in Half Moon Wildlife Management Area

This old cemetery is located at Half Moon Wildlife Management Area in Sumter County. Known as Alto Cemetery it was part of a lost town called Alto in the late 1800’s. The¬†people buried here were early settlers in the area.¬†They raised horses and cattle… Continue Reading “Alto Cemetery in Half Moon Wildlife Management Area”