Category Archives: Cold War

Atop a mountain in eastern Vermont sits an abandoned military base

On the top of East Mountain in Vermont, the long forgotten Lyndonville Air Force Station is crumbling to ruins. A 12 mile, round trip hike to the top, affords the brave adventurer with spectacular views of surrounding mountains, and a walk amongst an old derelict radar station.

The Deteriorating Ruins of Soviet Might: Hara Submarine Base, Estonia

Resting against the deep azure waters of the Gulf of Finland, the Hara Submarine Base slowly crumbles, as the gentle waters lap against its concrete foundations, eroding away a little bit of cement with each passing wave. Today, these monolithic structures jut out of the cold waters of this gulf as a reminder of Soviet […]