Ghost Towns of the Pacific Northwest
"No one knows ghost towns – nor what ghost town lovers want to know about them – like Philip Varney.” – Tony Hillerman
Get ready for adventure as ghost town expert Philip Varney takes you on a tour of the most fascinating historic ghost towns, mining camps, fishing villages, lumber towns, and forts on Oregon, Washington, and southern British Columbia.
With intriguing anecdotes, current travel information, maps, and outstanding color and historical photographs, this thoroughly practical book serves as both a fascinating history of the Pacific Northwest and British Columbia and a trustworthy travel guide to the region's ghost towns.
If you're an armchair traveler, you'll appreciate the rich color photographs and descriptive text that bring the region to life. With chapters arranged geographically and featuring detailed maps, this pictorial guide makes traveling the area a breeze.
Philip Varney is the author of Voyageur Press's Ghost Towns of Northern California and Ghost Towns of Colorado, and he has written books on ghost towns in Arizona, New Mexico, and Southern California.