Legends of Alaska Pictures

Alaska is home to the most reports of disappearances in the country. Could this be related to the witness reports of ghosts, UFOs and mysterious creatures?

Photos

Widely considered California's most famous ghost town, Bodie was founded in 1859 after gold was discovered nearby. 960 1280

  

The outpost of 200 original structures in Bodie makes up the nation's largest unreconstructed ghost town. 960 1280

  

Once a vibrant town in the Ozarks region, Elk Falls, KS, touts itself as the 'World's Largest Living Ghost Town.' 960 1280

KansasTravel.org  

The Kennecott copper mine in Wrangell-St. Elias National Park is a living museum offering tours of the rehabbed mines. 960 1280

  

South Pass City, WY, got its start in 1867, but faded by the 1930s, leaving behind cabins, dance halls and a jail. 960 1280

Many original structures in St. Elmo, CO, have been restored, including a general store that opens from May and October. 960 1280

Photo by WaltHubis through Flickr Creative Commons  

The Hot List

Travel the world. Enter Daily to Win $10,000!  

Will Blake or Janel be the next Travel Channel Star?

Join the conversation on Social Media!
Follow Us Everywhere

Join the party! Don't miss Travel Channel in your favorite social media feeds.