10 Of America’s Creepiest Ghost Towns


Bodie, California

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Booming with the gold rush, by 1870 the town had approximately 10,000 residents. The salacious town was known for its brothels, red-light district, saloons, and even opium dens.

As the last of the men seeking gold rush fortune died off, so did the city. By the 20th century the town was in complete disrepair.