Going from one of the most important military posts in the region to a mostly abandoned area filled with broken-down buildings and reclaimed nature takes time. Decades. This is why Fort Snelling Upper Post is one of the most fascinating and creepy abandoned military posts in Minnesota. Filled with stories and a creep factor, this military post is a fascinating part of the state’s history.

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As always, when visiting abandoned places, please be mindful and respectful of any trespassing or private property signage.  These signs are in place for your own safety, as well as the preservation of the area.

Did you know about this abandoned military post in Minnesota? Share your thoughts in the comments. You can also take a road trip through the best Minnesota abandoned places if you want to stretch this into a weekend adventure.

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