Bodie State Historic Park, Bridgeport

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Bodie State Historic Park takes you on a journey back to the days of Californian Gold Rush. A bustling mining community of nearly 10,000 people in the 1880s, this area was completely abandoned by the mid-20th century. This time-capsule-like slice still has about 100 original buildings. If you look through the windows, you'll see that the interiors are also intact. Head to the museum to get on one of the tours, or explore on your own. Be aware that the only facilities are a parking lot and restrooms, so bring any snacks and drinks you may want. Put Bodie State Historic Park into our Bridgeport trip planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Bridgeport.
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  • It was a fascinating and informative visit to a gold boom town. The road is rough in places and prepare for the possibility of altitude sickness. There are very few services for miles, so be prepared....  more »
  • I love Bodie and have been coming here since before it was a state park. Everyone I have sent here comes back raving about it. It costs $8 a person but you can go all over the place. The movie it.....  more »
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