Dangerous and Abandoned Blue Hawk Mine

Dangerous and Abandoned Blue Hawk Mine   The Blue Hawk Mine is an obscure and abandoned mine gold and silver mine that can be found on eastern slope of Blue Grouse mountain near Kelowna, BC. Work on the site began in the 1930s, and extended just later than 1986. The mineshaft itself goes approximately 300[…]

Abandoned Service Station, Or Hippy Skate Park?

Abandoned Service Station, Or Hippy Skate Park? “There is a certain, yet odd mixture of beauty and horror when you step foot onto an abandoned property. It’s peaceful, but terrifying.” Located off the Number 1 Hwy, between Kananaskis Country and Canmore, there stands a decrepit and modified service station. It is quickly noticed by most[…]

The Ruins of St. Norbert’s Trappist Monastery

“As soon as I stepped out of my vehicle, I felt the peace and love of a past, simple people flowing through the air. All I could imagine was the dozens of similarly dressed monks and nuns roaming the halls of this ruined site.  It was not only beautiful, but sad, to see such a beautiful place built on[…]