Ghosts of North Dakota

Defining what exactly constitutes a “ghost town” can sometimes be tricky.  In our years of exploring North Dakota’s abandoned places, we’ve often encountered former towns where the townsite itself is empty,...

Hesper, North Dakota

Hesper, North Dakota is a town that had been on our radar for some time but we never had an opportunity to check it out.  In the summer of 2012, Philip...

Hesper, North Dakota is a true ghost town in Benson County, just west of Devils Lake — population zero. ¬†Hesper is one of those towns that has been on our list...