A Drone Flew High Above This Abandoned Ghost Town In Oklahoma And Caught This Truly Eerie Footage

There’s an abandoned ghost town in Oklahoma that is considered one of the most toxic places in America. Picher, Oklahoma was deemed a Superfund site by the EPA as a result of years of mining and dumping mountains of tailings, called “chats,” on top of the ground. Take a look at this eerie, drone footage that was captured this year by Drone Dude.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

For more history and information about Picher, Oklahoma, check out our previous article about the town here.